Maluma and Jennifer Lopez kick off on Jan. On stage for the 2020 American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California on November 23, 2020

Jennifer Lopez and Maluma first performed their most recent singles together live at the 2020 American Music Awards

The duo, co-stars in the upcoming movie Marry Me, brought “Pa’Ti” and “Lonely” to the AMAs stage Both singles come from the soundtrack of Marry Me, which is slated for release in February 2021

Lopez kicked off the performance with a “Cell Block Tango” vibe lit by a cross-shaped spotlight that turned into prison bars Couple duetted over an interrogation table Lopez then took over again and joined the other cell block “prisoners” on stage for a final dance

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Maluma said on the Sunday of the performance, “It feels great, not just because it’s going to be my first time, but because I’ll be performing with Jennifer Lopez … We all know she’s such a superstar and part of which your performance is going to be amazing ”

The AMAs performance was a year of live music contrasts for Lopez, who appeared at halftime in Super Bowl 54 in February 2020 for a packed Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, as well as a television audience of hundreds of millions, nine months later the singer performed under very different conditions in an almost empty Microsoft theater in Los Angeles amid a raging pandemic

Maluma previously participated in the similarly socially distant MTV Video Music Awards 2020, where the Colombian singer performed his single “Hawaii”, a track he later remixed with Weeknd

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