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Published: Wednesday August 14, 2013 06:00 AM EDT

2013

REINVENT YOURSELF: CHECK!

At the 2000 awards, Jennifer Lopez was On the 6, fresh off legal drama with boyfriend Diddy and wearing, well, that. Nine years later, she stepped onto the VMAs carpet as a trend-setting married mom of two (having survived Bennifer) and was about to land her American Idol judging deal.