So that's how you get that six-pack! Jennifer Lopez, 42, shows off her killer abs as she works up a sweat in concert
22:55 GMT, 2 July 2012
She recently announced plans for her first-ever global tour – and Jennifer Lopez made sure to end the South American leg of her trek with a bang last night.
The singer took the stage in Recife, Brazil, flaunting her famous six-pack abs in a dazzling gold and silver sequinned track suit.
Braving the rain in the outdoor arena, the hard-working mother-of-two ripped open her hoodie, revealing the chiselled results of her gruelling dance routines on the 48-show Dance Again tour.
Knocking it out: Jennifer Lopez braves the rain for her performance in Recife, Brazil on Sunday night – the final show of her North and South American Dance Again tour
Wearing a sequinned New York baseball
cap, her brunette locks soaked from rain and sweat, the 42-year-old star grabbed
her gold microphone and continued with her set despite the downpour.
Her dancers – a group of equally-chiselled men – didn't waver either, and joined the singer on stage as the crowd roared.
Looking fit: Jennifer, 42, displayed her rock-hard abs in a glittering crop top and matching pants
Dancing again: The star shook her hips in the pouring rain
Hard-working: At 42, and with two children, there's no denying the star's dedication to her figure
Clearly happy with her performance, the star took to Twitter to thank her fans for braving the bad weather with her.
'Unforgettable night in Recife to end
our SA tour!! Eu amo Brasil! Y GRACIAS a todos los JLOVE!RS por todo
SA!! LOS QUIERO! Hasta la proxima!' she wrote.
The show came days after Jennifer
announced her original 48 shows in South and North America would been
extended to Europe and the Middle East this fall, marking her first-ever
Belting it out: The singer has announced her tour would be extended to Europe and the Middle East this fall
Milestone: Dance Again will now mark JLo's first-ever world tour
Putting on a show: Clearly happy with her perfomance, the star took to Twitter to thank her fans for braving the bad weather with her
She wrote in another tweet: 'Hey
LOVE!RS!!! It's official — the #DanceAgain tour is going global! Check
out the dates for my WORLD TOUR!'
The star is expected to join her younger boyfriend, dancer Casper Smart, again on the road.
The 25-year-old was promoted to head
choreographer shortly after they began dating in December of last year
following her split from husband Marc Anthony.
Showing her moves: The gruelling dance routines choreographed in part by her boyfriend Casper Smart are no doubt putting JLo's figure to work
Jetset: Jennifer has returned to New York for a brief break after her South American show last night
Jennifer meanwhile is currently back in her native New York for a brief break.
But in addition to her extended tour, she also has some studio work to wrap up.
Jennifer recently announced that she
will release a 13 track album with some of her greatest hits such as
Waiting for Tonight and Love Don’t Cost a Thing.
Hitting store shelves on July 24th, a
deluxe edition with three bonus songs and a DVD featuring music videos
will also be available.