By Amaris Castillo | 10/07/2011 - 15:59
We aren’t the only ones proud of Shakira’s recent appointment to President Barack Obama’s Education Advisory Board. Spanish soccer star Gerard Pique is too. Shakira’s sweetheart took to Twitter yesterday to express his joy over the news. “So proud of you!” he wrote, accompanying a link to an article from La Vanguardia about the Colombian singer’s appointment.
By Fox News Latino | 10/05/2011 - 18:19
By Amaris Castillo | 10/05/2011 - 11:15
Rumors of trouble in Shakira’s relationship with soccer star Gerard Pique spurred by the fact that the two haven't been photographed together recently have hopefully been put to rest. Our Colombian cover girl shut people up herself yesterday with a short but sweet post on Twitter.
By Amaris Castillo | 10/04/2011 - 14:15
Our stars are eating up real estate like there’s no tomorrow. First, Jennifer Lopez caused a buzz after she purchased a luxurious home in the Hamptons. Now, our Colombian cover girl Shakira has reportedly bought her own island!
By Miranda Noland | 10/03/2011 - 08:25
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 09/30/2011 - 16:00
Smart. Fierce. Ambitious. Fascinating. Those are traits shared by some of the most powerful Latinas in the U.S. and beyond. These women—whether or not you agree with their politics or like their music—are admirable for the tenacity and brains that have put them atop their fields.
By Angie Romero | 09/29/2011 - 12:00
Ever wondered why there hasn’t been another Gloria Estefan, or another Shakira? We’re talking Latinas who have transcended huge barriers and gone on to become global phenoms? Sure, Enrique and Pitbull are having huge years, but what about the women? The Glorias and Shakiras seem to come around every eon—and according to Estefan, there’s a reason for that.
By Latina Staff | 09/27/2011 - 10:04
Shakira is having a very good year. Not only does she have a hot new boyfriend, Real Madrid’s Gerard Pique, but she was chosen as one of LATINA’S 15 Latinas We Love and now she has been named the 2011 Latin Recording Academy's Person of the Year —the youngest artist ever to receive the award.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/07/2011 - 12:15
One overriding trend we've spotted among our Latina celebs has been a huge branding boom!
From Selena Gomez's clothing line for Kmart to Eva Mendes's home line for Macy's to J.Lo (the star who started it all) landing a historic branding deal with Kohl's—our girls expanded their empires at a break-neck pace in 2010.
In case you missed this phenomenon, check out our round-up of Latina moguls and moguls-in-the-making.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/06/2011 - 11:00
Shakira recently launched a new perfume that’s a bit softer and more feminine than the singer’s past scents. The S Eau Florale perfume by the 34-year-old Colombian singer is a combination of jasmine, wild fruits, musk, and vanilla. Shaki already has two scents under her beauty belt—S by Shakira and Amuleto.