By Grace Bastidas | 10/19/2010 - 17:00
Shakira’s upcoming album, Sale el Sol, drops on November 2 (Sony). If you just can’t wait to hear it, our favorite she-wolf is streaming all 15 tracks on her MySpace page. The record includes an upbeat version of London duo The XX’s “Islands.” And it’s not the first time the Colombian singer infuses new life into another artist’s song.
By Kate Sandoval | 10/07/2010 - 12:27
Shaki is getting in touch with her Latin roots for her new merengue-inspired album Sale el Sol (dropping Oct. 19). But what about her look? El Residente of Calle 13, featured in Shakira’s song Gordita, raps, “I liked you when you were more gordita, with black hair, rounder face and sort of rockerita." Which got us thinking: Do you miss the old Shakira’s look?
By Grace Bastidas | 10/04/2010 - 11:42
Vicky Cristina, who? Barcelona belongs to Shakira in the new video for “Loca,” the merengue-powered single from the Colombian singer’s upcoming album Sale el Sol (out October 19; Sony). Shot in the Catalonian capital, the “crazy” clip captures our favorite hip-shaker roller-skating by the beach, frolicking in a water fountain and taking to the streets on a motorcycle. “Barcelona is one of my favorite cities and has become a second home to me,” said Shakira.
By Jazmin Perez | 09/24/2010 - 14:20
It was Colombian night on the Late Show with David Letterman Thursday night. Shakira, who is currently on tour, performed the merengue-tinged “Loca,” which the first single off of Sale El Sol due out in October.
By Jazmin Perez | 09/23/2010 - 08:34
Shakira put on a big show in New York city this week for a sold-out crowd at Madison Square Garden. Front and center at the concert were Chilean President Michelle Bachelet and the President of Colombia Juan Manuel Santos, who are in town for the United Nations General Assembly. The Presidents took pictures with fans as they were escorted to their respective seats by Secret Service. Shakira personally thanked them both from the stage for coming to see her.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/21/2010 - 11:52
Shakira's fans were in for a special treat when she performed in Montreal to kick off her new tour, aptly titled, Shakira in Concert.
The Colombian pop star (who has Lebanese roots) performed an awesome belly dance routine that made the audience go nuts! Watch the video below and you'll clearly see that Shakira's hips really don't lie: