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Jennifer Lopez celebrates birthday at WALL

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Jennifer Lopez celebrated Her Premios Juventud Award and early 43rd birthday (actual date is July 24) Thursday at WALL with more than 40 friends including beau Casper Smart, manager Benny Medina, DJ Irie and Pitbull, who helped her blow out the candles on her cake.

Will Smith and his son Trey showed up around 10 p.m. Tuesday to Barezzito South Beach where they had sushi and steak. While dad left shortly after 11:30 p.m., 20-year-old Trey stayed until 1 a.m., performing with the band. On Wednesday, Smith stopped by singer/songwriter/producer Rico Love’s private dinner at the Moore Building where he was seen sipping Moet Rose.

The X-Factor’s newest judge, Paulina Rubio, was spotted last week at Browne’s Merchants & Trading Co. getting a manicure.

Flo Rida and a large entourage had dinner last Friday at Steak 954. According to our spy, the rapper, sporting a pair of $1,000 Nike sneakers and a diamond encrusted watch, was spotted snapping pictures of the restaurant’s famed jelly fish tank. At dinner, Flo and friends sipped Hennessy VSOP and chowed down on shrimp cocktail and snapper.

After his Fairchild Tropical Garden appearance for the screening of The Fruit Hunters, actor Bill Pullman plus five dined at the Red Fish Grill.

Singer/songwriter Jason Derulo was lounging Tuesday afternoon at Hyde Beach, spending time with friends and mingling with fans.

Mexico’s comic actor Eugenio Derbez, in town hosting Univision’s Los Premios Juventud awards show, had dinner Wednesday night at Caffe Abbracci with his wife, actress/singer Alessandra Rosalda.

Miami Heat champ Dwyane Wade was at Mokai Thursday night where DJ Golden Boy celebrated a birthday in a crowd consisting of the Opium Group’s Roman Jones, comedians Kevin Hart and Mike Epps and actor Damien Dante Wayans.\

Swimsuit model and rumored Derek Jeter gal pal Hannah Davis was seen downing tequila shots, tuna tartar and sea bass in a group of 20 Thursday night at Meat Market.

Columbian composer and record producer Kike Santander was spotted joining a large group of friends for dinner Wednesday at Zuma. Mexican actor Demián Bichir Nájera was also there, separately.

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