Jennifer Lopez to make debut performance in Israel

Jennifer Lopez in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2015: As a musician, she performs under the name J-Lo. (Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Jennifer Lopez, seen in Las Vegas in 2015, reportedly will hold a concert in Tel Aviv this summer. (Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

JERUSALEM (JTA) — American singer and actress Jennifer Lopez reportedly will perform in Israel for the first time.

Lopez agreed to hold a concert this summer in Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv, the Ynet news website reported Monday.

She is among several high-profile artists and bands who are scheduled to perform in Israel this summer. They include Elton John, Deep Purple, Megadeath and Julio Iglesias.

Lopez, who stars with Ray Liotta in the new television show “Shades of Blue,” will serve as a judge for the 15th and final season of “American Idol.” She has been on the show for several seasons.

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