Jennifer Lopez launched a brand new version of her OnTheJLo e-newsletter on July 17 in honor of the one year anniversary of her Las Vegas wedding to Ben Affleck. The 2 eloped in July 2022 with simply their kids in attendance, and Jen can be singing all about it on the track “Midnight Journey To Vegas” from her upcoming album This Is Me…Now. Within the new e-newsletter, she revealed all the lyrics to the monitor, and even shared a brief clip of her singing alongside to it.
“I at all times dreamed I’d discover any person such as you,” the track begins, earlier than getting into the primary verse, which reveals how the couple got here to the choice to hit Vegas whereas planning their lavish marriage ceremony. “We’re drowning in orchid preparations, clothes and pastries, what if it’s raining, yeah?” Jennifer sings. “Is that this what we’ve been dreaming of? It’s crowded with households and brokers, room reservations, which vacation spot? Paps, helicopters, occasion of the ages, caught within the matrix. Then you definately whispered in my ear. Mentioned, ‘Let’s get out of right here. We will disappear tonight.’”
The refrain options the imaginative and prescient that Ben delivered to his bride as they turned wired amidst marriage ceremony planning. “What a few midnight journey to Vegas? Simply me and also you child,” Jen remembers. “Throw the youngsters within the again, of the pink Cadillac, and us within the lavatory altering. Midnight journey to Vegas, each our hearts are racing, I’ll choose you up late, we don’t have to attend, yeah, let’s do one thing loopy.”
The second verse continues the story of how they acquired from California to Vegas and wound up strolling down the aisle. “We may very well be driving proper now, 20 miles into the desert by now, your hand on my thigh, laughin’ til we cry,” Jen continues. “Didn’t inform a soul about the way it’s happening tonight. Prime down, singing Freddie Mercury, ready in line on the DMV. ‘Simply Married’ on the window. So glad that we might preserve it easy. Then I whispered in your ear, ‘I’m so glad we’re right here. Dancing with our fears tonight.’”
Jen and Ben acquired engaged in March 2022, practically a 12 months after they reconciled their relationship. The 2 had been initially engaged within the early 2000s, however known as off the marriage simply days forward of their Sept. 2003 date. They wound up splitting months later and beginning households with different folks (Ben shares three kids with Jennifer Garner and Jen has two with Marc Anthony). Now, they’ve blended their households and are blissfully in love! Jennifer nonetheless has not shared the discharge date for This Is Me…Now, which was closely impressed by the pair’s relationship.