Emme Maribel Muniz; Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony’s daughter, is already making headlines for her singing prowess. She is barely into her teens and has featured in a live show alongside her mom.
To be honest, many of us half-expected Emme to inherit her super-star parents’ genes. After all, her mom and dad, both are multiple-award-winning singers. That being said, not only is Emme a talented singer, she is also a writer.
So what type of books has she written? Even though we assume her interest lies in singing, what does Emme herself have to say? Let’s find out interesting facts about Emme Maribel Muniz.
Emme Maribel Muniz Early Life
She was born on February 22nd, 2008, in Long Island, New York. She is one-half of the twin kids born to veteran singers, Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez aka JLo.
Being born into a Hispanic family, Emme belongs to Puerto Rican ancestry, with both of her parents coming from the same background. She grew up in a Latin household.
What is the meaning behind her name?
We’re sure many of you might be curious to know the meaning behind her beautiful middle name. According to People magazine, her middle name Maribel is an ode to Marc’s sister who passed away due to a brain tumor.
In addition, her surname Muniz is her dad’s surname which he uses legally.
Details on her education
There’s not much information regarding her educational background. One thing that we do know is that she studied in a local school in Miami Beach, Florida. In 2019, JLo and Marc Anthony attended Emme’s track event at her school.
While JLo attended the event alongside her boyfriend of the time, Alex Rodriguez and Marc attended it with his girlfriend.
Emme Maribel Muniz has one twin brother
One minute after she came into this world, Emme’s younger brother, Maximilian David Muniz came into this world. At the time of his birth, he weighed 5 lbs, 13 oz. Talking about his middle name David, the name honors Jennifer’s father, David Lopez. After their parents divorced, they spent half the time with their mom and half the time with their dad.
Apart from her biological brother, she also has three half-siblings and one adoptive sibling all from her father Marc’s side. Marc welcomed his first child Arianna Muniz in 1994 with his then-girlfriend, Debbie Rosado. The former flames also adopted one son named Chase Muniz.
In addition to that, Marc became a parent of two kids, Cristian Marcus Muniz, born February 5th, 2001, and Ryan Adrian Muniz, born August 16th, 2003.
Emme is a star like her mom
We all know how enigmatic and energetic JLo is. Well, her daughter is the exact replica of her. Back in 2019, the star kid performed alongside her mom during the Super Bowl Halftime show. Although Emme only made a small appearance at the live show, she still won the hearts of many.
During her performance, she literally took control of the stage as she showed her singing prowess. Upon witnessing the event, many of JLo’s fans started dubbing Emme as JLo reincarnated.
Not only did she sing her mom’s song in one breath, but she also lit the whole stage on fire from her performance of Bruce Springsteen as well. Safe to say, she really has the pipes to become a singer.
Apart from her performance at the show, she also featured as a vocal artist in her mom’s movie, Second Act. In the movie, she appeared in the music video, Limitless alongside the one and only JLo.
JLo takes pride in being a mom to twins
When you’re a parent of twins, they sure are a handful. We’re sure many of you moms out there know what we’re talking about.
However, JLo here actually takes pride in having twins. In an interview with Today, the singer gushed about being a mom to the twins. With tears in her eyes, JLo said,
“They just made my life so much better. I’m forever grateful for that…you know, I didn’t have kids until later and so I almost thought that it wasn’t going to happen for me, so I’m very aware that I was blessed with that. It could have been something different.”
At the time of giving birth to the twins, Lopez was 38-years-old so we can understand why she doesn’t take anything for granted. In the same interview, Jennifer also mentioned that despite her busy schedule, she still takes time out for her family, especially her twins.
She said, “I take it one day at a time. Me and the kids are like gypsies. We’re traveling all over the place, just getting it done, doing the best we can.”