4. ‘On The 6’ Album Cover – 1999
When her first album was launched, fans were treated to a very revealing album cover, another way Jennifer Lopez used her sexuality to help make herself a commercial success. If you were browsing through CDs in 1999, this one would immediately get your attention, and that’s exactly what she wanted. Her debut album, On The 6, was released shortly after her debut single, If You Had My Love.
She was taking a major risk with the release of this album. If it proved to be a huge flop, it would embarrass her and harm her career. But if she was successful, it would launch her into even greater heights. When the album was released, all doubts were thrown aside, as Jennifer Lopez proved that she wasn’t just a sexy actress, she was actually a very talented singer as well. On the album were gems such as Waiting For Tonight, which some people say is her best song of all time. In the end, On The 6 was a major boost to her career, making her even more popular than she already was.