Jennifer Lopez Through the Years [SLIDESHOW]

Alyssa Moody Contributor
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Hollywood beauty Jennifer Lopez recently snagged the 22nd annual “World’s Most Beautiful” cover spot, and the singing superstar said she was “happy and proud” after the initial shock wore off.

“It’s so crazy. Rarely am I left speechless, but I feel honored.”  the hard-working ‘Idol’ judge, singer, and mother of two said that she feels better now than she did in her 30s.

“I feel better, I feel smarter,” Lopez said.  “In my 20s, I just wasn’t there in my mind and my soul and my spirit.  It’s just great to be in the position I’m in now and be able to share that with the world.”

The stunning, 41-year-old Hollywood diva is no stranger to being number one. With a slew of number one albums and films, the singer, dancer, actress, entrepreneur, and  fashion mogul has enjoyed a career full of admirable achievements. From A-list actress, to “American Idol” judge, take a look as The DC’s commemorates J.Lo’s memorable career filled with Billboard hits, box office smashes, and high-profile relationships. She may be the world’s most beautiful woman, but she insists she’s still just ‘Jenny from the block.’