Jennifer Lopez fought back tears as she was presented with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame on Thursday.

An emotional J-Lo struggled to get her words out as she made a heartfelt speech to accept the honour, talking about her showbiz 'journey'.

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Jennifer Lopez fights back tears as she's honoured on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame

The singer and actress is the 2,500th personality to receive one of the famous stars, which line pavements on the fifteen blocks of Hollywood Boulevard in LA.

Honoured for her musical accomplishments, she said: "This all feels, I don't know, kind of surreal, but so real. It's awesome."

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    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Jennifer Lopez honored with 2,500th star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/WireImage)

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    International superstar Jennifer Lopez poses with photographers after the unveiling of her star in Hollywood, California on June 20, 2013. Lopez is the recipient of the 2,500th Star along Hollywood's Walk of Fame. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

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    International superstar Jennifer Lopez smiles during the unveilng ceremony of her star in Hollywood, California on June 20, 2013. Lopez is recipient of the 2,500th Star along Hollywood's Walk of Fame. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

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    International superstar Jennifer Lopez's plaque at the unveilng of her star in Hollywood, California on June 20, 2013. Lopez is the recipient of the 2,500th Star along Hollywood's Walk of Fame. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

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    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Jennifer Lopez and daughter Emme Marbiel Muniz at Jennifer Lopez Honored With Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)

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    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart pose at Jennifer Lopez Honored With Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored With Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Jennifer Lopez Honored With Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/WireImage)

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    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: (L-R) Keenan Ivory Wayans and Jennifer Lopez attend the ceremony honoring Jennifer Lopez with a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame held on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/WireImage)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/WireImage)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/WireImage)

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    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: (L-R) Maximilian Muniz and Jennifer Lopez at Jennifer Lopez Honored With Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/WireImage)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/WireImage)

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    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez (R), with director Gregory Nava, is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored With 2,500th Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: (L-R) Gregory Nava and Jennifer Lopez attend the ceremony honoring Jennifer Lopez with a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame held on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/WireImage)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: (L-R) Singer Pitbull, director Gregory Nava, actress/singer Jennifer Lopez, actress Jane Fonda, actor Keenan Ivory Wayans and Lopez's children Emme and Max pose as Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actor/director Keenan Ivory Wayans attends the Jennifer Lopez Star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Actress Jane Fonda attends the Jennifer Lopez Star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Rapper Pitbull attends the Jennifer Lopez Star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: Singer Casper Smart attends the Jennifer Lopez Star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

  • Jennifer Lopez Honored On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

    HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 20: (L-R) Actor Keenan Ivory Wayans, director Gregory Nava, actress/singer Jennifer Lopez, manager Benny Medina, actress Jane Fonda, singer Pitbull, Lopez's children Emme (front, left and Max pose as Lopez is honored with the 2500th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on June 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

The star - who recently caused controversy with her outfit on 'Britain's Got Talent' - was looking much more conservative at the unveiling in a plain white blouse and orange skirt.

She was supported by an array of her famous friends, including her 'Monster In Law' co-star Jane Fonda and rapper Pitbull, as well as her boyfriend Casper Smart and her two children.

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J-Lo and boyfriend Casper Smart

Jennifer has sold over 70 million albums worldwide since beginning her music career in 1999, is and set to release her eighth studio album later this year.

Earlier this week, it was announced she is set to star in a new film telling the true story of the 33 Chilean miners who were rescued after being trapped for 69 days in 2010.

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    Actress Jennifer Lopez filming <em>Selena</em>.

  • 2000

    Actress Jennifer Lopez wears a denim dress with long gold scarf and matching belt.

  • 2002

    Singer Jennifer Lopez performs wearing all white: hotpants, boots, wide-brimmed hat and zip top.

  • 2002

    American singer and actor Jennifer Lopez stands backstage, wearing a pink tracksuit and cap.

  • 2000

    Jennifer Lopez in that Versace dress at the Grammy Awards.

  • 2003

    Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck attend the Academy Awards. She wears a light green on shouldered dress with statement jewellery.

  • 2003

    Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez wears a black leather jacket with boyfriend Ben Affleck watching the New York Yankees.

  • 2003

    Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez looks smart wearing a skirt, shirt and jumper.

  • 2005

    Actress Jennifer Lopez leaves her A/W 2005 show during New York Fashion Week wearing a full-length fur coat.

  • 2005

    Jennifer Lopez performs wearing a cut out gold top and black trousers with her hair short and curly.

  • 2005

    Actress Jennifer Lopez wears a grey jumper with silver fishtail skirt and matching belt for her film premiere.

  • 2006

    Actress Jennifer Lopez matches her dark outfit with her newly dyed dark hair.

  • 2007

    Actress Jennifer Lopez wears a one-shoulder coral pink gown.

  • 2008

    Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez shows her baby bump in this floor-length brown dress.

  • 2009

    Singer Jennifer Lopez wears a figure hugging black dress with knee-high boots.

  • 2011

    Actress and siger Jennifer Lopez wears black top and grey scarf.

  • 2011

    Jennifer wears a cream embellished catsuit.

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    Jennifer Lopez wears a figure hugging red dress with shoulder detail.

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    US singer and actress Jennifer Lopez rocks boho chic with this dress and matching headband.

  • 2011

    Actress/singer Jennifer Lopez arrives at the BAFTAs wearing a cut out dark green dress.

  • 2011

    Jennifer Lopez dazzles in this short silver number.

  • 2012

    Entertainer Jennifer Lopez arrives for the Academy Awards wearing a white a gold dress with plunge neckline.

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    Jennifer Lopez wears another plunge neckline.

  • 2012

    Actress Jennifer Lopez attends the Los Angeles premiere of <em>What To Expect When You're Expecting </em> wearing a cream dress with deep red lips.

  • 2012

    Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez celebrates the launch of her new single, <em>Goin' In</em> wearing a short white and gold dress.

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    Jennifer Lopez performs on stage wearing a silver corset.