Los Angeles: Singer Jennifer Lopez believes women have taken over the music world and are ruling the industry.

The 43 year old, has been a part of  the music world from over a decade and belted out hits like If you had my love, Jenny from the block, Get right and On the floor.

"Women have taken over the music industry, when you think of all the female artists who are out," Stylist magazine quoted Lopez as saying.

"Even going back 20 years, back to Cher, Gloria Estefan and that whole time with Mariah Carey and Celine Dion and then the next wave which was me and then Britney Spears and Beyonce to what's continued to now the Rihanna and Lady Gaga," she added.