We're very pleased to report that Shakira will release her brand new album, Sale el Sol/The Sun Comes Out, on October 19th.
The album will feature Shakira's record-breaking global hit "Waka Waka (This Time For Africa)", as well as a new single "Loca". Recorded in the Dominican Republic, “Loca” is Shakira’s interpretation of Dominican artist El Cata’s song “Loca Con Su Tiguere". You can hear the Spanish version of the track, above. There will also be an English version, featuring a guest appearance from Dizzee Rascal, the UK's number one rapper.
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A weekend video to match both the weather and the fact that Shakira is due to play Glastonbury next weekend (Pyramid stage Sat. 18:45, but I don't have a ticket, will have to make do with TV/online). This one is from the recent "Rock in Rio" festival confusingly held in Madrid:
Thanks to Yami for the hint.