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post in: Songs, Films Date:14 Oct 2012, 17:15 views:2255
For the born remix, see, ain't It Funny (Murder Remix). For other uses, see, ain't It Funny (disambiguation). Ain't It Funny " is a song recorded by American singer.
It was written by Lopez and. Cory Rooney for the, adam Shankman -directed romantic comedy, the Wedding Planner (2001).
Shankman, however, felt that the song had too much. Latin -influence to be featured in the film, and it was instead included on Lopez's second studio album,.Lo (2001).
"Ain't It Funny" was released as the third single from the album on June 20, 2001,. Contents, writing and production edit, while watching a rough cut of, the Wedding Planner (2001) in Canada, Jennifer Lopez and, cory Rooney brainstormed ideas for its accompanying soundtrack. The two "pulled different thoughts and feelings" from the film's scenes.
1, the scene where Lopez's character is in the backseat of a car listening. Matthew McConaughey and, bridgette Wilson 's characters talk about the wedding made Rooney think of the line "ain't it funny how some feelings you just can't deny and you can't move on even though you try". 1, according to Rooney, "all those words and melodies just started coming" to him while watching the scene.
1, after he conceived the idea for "Ain't It Funny Rooney returned to his home and "roughed out the track" and came up with the song's chorus. He then worked with Lopez for an hour to complete the song. 1, tommy Mottola was so enthusiastic about the song that he contributed to its melody.
2, adam Shankman, however, felt that "Ain't It Funny" had too much of a Latin influence for the film, due to its usage of timbales. Lopez disagreed with Shankman and the two later agreed to use " Love Don't Cost a Thing " in the film.
1 Composition and critical response edit "Ain't It Funny" is a Latin and R B song, with a duration of four minutes and six seconds (4:06). 3 The song contains a Mecca disco beat and a "bullfight trumpet 3 4 as well as a "solid dancefloor thump". 5 Lyrically, Lopez sings about "creating the perfect romance in your mind, then facing reality when.
Right is less than ideal". 5 The song received mixed to positive reviews. Josh Freedom du Lac of Wall of Sound wrote that "Ain't It Funny" steals its melody "wholesale" from Madonna's " La Isla Bonita although it has a better rhythmic base.