Talk about the best birthday present. Alex Rodriguez posted a 50th birthday video tribute to Jennifer Lopez, and it made her cry.The former Yankees player took to social media on Wednesday — July 24 (aka J-Lo’s birthday) — with a sentimental video for fans. The video was complete with candid photos and memories of the couple in honor of his fiancé’s milestone b-day.
Rodriguez posted the tribute — montage of pictures and videos — to the tune of Billy Joel’s 1986 song, “This Is The Time. Included in the intimate video are Lopez’s 11-year-old twins, Emme and Maximilian, which she shares with ex-husband Marc Anthony. The video also includes Rodriguez’s two daughters, 11-year-old Ella and 14-year-old Natasha, as well as footage from Lopez’s current “It’s My Party” tour.
“Hi baby girl, just want to wish you a happy birthday. I cannot believe this, baby girl,” Rodriguez said in the video. “Since we’ve been together you’ve made me feel like everyday’s my birthday. Thank you for your passion and your energy and your inspiration and your endless pursuit to be the best at everything that you do.”
Rodriguez continued, “You’re simply the best partner in life, the best daughter, the best mother, the best performer. We love you, your fans love you, your children love you, and I love you. Let’s make this birthday a very special one.”
J-Lo and A-Rod became engaged in March 2019. Since then, the pair have been molding their families together and taking their engagement slowly. Rodriguez has been accompanying Lopez on her current tour, where he has comforted her backstage in times of need. As for the video, the “On The Floor” singer was extremely moved, responding “I’m crying….I love our life…I love you so much…thank you my beautiful Macho.”