Robinson - the 78-year-old singer-songwriter responsible for hits like "Get Ready" and "My Girls" - also backed up the Grammy producers' decision to choose Lopez for the Motown medley.
Despite being nominated for a Golden Globe and for Grammys, Lopez has yet to win one of those awards for her work. She clapped back at criticism during an interview with Entertainment Tonight, asserting, "Any type of music can inspire any type of artist. I love you. You are so amazing!'" she shared.
When you think of today's artists who were influenced by Motown, Jennifer Lopez probably doesn't come to mind.
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"Grammy failed on the Motown tribute #GRAMMYs".
Last year, J.Lo wrapped her "All I Have" Las Vegas residency, which grossed more than $100 million in ticket sales during its three-year run.
In 1959, Berry Gordy founded Motown Records which housed some of music's biggest talents including Diana Ross, The Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Gladys Knight & The Pips, The Isley Brothers and more. This was the definition of self determination.
"Your Motown "tribute" should have had BLACK WOMEN in it". Many saw it as an opportunity for Lopez to step aside and give someone else a chance to have the spotlight. "My birthday is in July so this summer I decided I want to do something big for my birthday since it is a big birthday". And where were the FASHIONS?
Motown's reputation for diversity and inclusion is a source of pride for the musician he explains, so the discussion surrounding Jennifer's performance is upsetting.