Posted by: links on Oct 25, 2010
Dear Akaza-Blog Reader,
I think you all have already listened to the new catchy song of Shakira – Loca, which was released in most parts of Europe in the end of August. Maybe you also know that she shot the video for it in Barcelona in August 2010.
You can watch the video clip here and maybe recognize the city:
Therefore we really want to recommend you not to miss the Barcelona Concert of one of the most famous woman artists who has won the Grammy four - times and sold 33 million albums – the Superstar Shakira on her The Sun Comes Out World Tour!
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll was born on February 2nd in 1977 in Colombia.
She is a singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, dancer and philanthropist. She emerged in the music scene of Columbia in the early 1990s. Shakira revealed many of her talents in school as a live performer, demonstrating her vocal ability with rock and roll, Latin and Middle Eastern influences with her own original twist on belly dancing Shakira is a native Spanish speaker and also speaks fluent English and Portuguese and is proficient in Italian.
In 2001, aided by the extreme popularity of the music video for "Whenever, Wherever”, she broke through into the English-speaking world with the release of Laundry Service, which sold over 13 million copies worldwide. Four years later, Shakira released two album projects called Fijación Oral Vol. 1 and Oral Fixation Vol. 2. Both reinforced her success, particularly with the best selling song of the 2000s, "Hips Don't Lie". Shakira is the highest-selling Colombian artist of all time, and the second most successful female Latin singer after Gloria Estefan. Shakira's "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)", was chosen as the official song for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, along with its Spanish language version, titled "Waka Waka (Esto es África)".
Her 7th studio album, the bilingual Sale el Sol, was released October 19th in 2010.
The Sun Comes Out World Tour is the 5th concert tour by the Colombian singer-songwriter Shakira. The tour is in support of her 6th and 7th studio albums, She Wolf and Sale El Sol . The tour will reach American and European fans. And Barcelona will be one of the event cities!
Event date: Wednesday 24th November 2010
Event location: Palau Sant Jordi arena - Montjuic hill - Barcelona
Getting to Palau Sant Jordi Arena
- By Metro to station Espanya - then walk 15 minutes
- By Metro to station Parallel - then take Funicular train - walk 5 minutes
- By bus line 55, 50, 9,27,30, 157, 109, 56 to Olympic area Montjuic or Plaza Espanya
- Parking: The Palau Sant Jordi has a car park for 5000 vehicle
Buy your tickets here: