Shakira http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26480/all en Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>Bigelow directs "Zero Dark Thirty" torture critics to Washington</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Human Interest Music Nationality Shakira Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Jan 2013 13:16:02 +0000 5735563 at http://www.globalpost.com Singer Shakira, soccer star Gerard Pique welcome baby http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/singer-shakira-soccer-star-gerard-pique-welcome-baby <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 22 (Reuters) - Singer Shakira gave birth to her first child, a boy, on Tuesday in Barcelona, the Colombian pop star said on her website.</p> <p>The "Hips Don't Lie" singer and her boyfriend, the Spanish soccer player Gerard Pique, named the six-pound, six-ounce (three kilograms) boy Milan.</p> <p>"Milan (pronounced MEE-lahn) means dear, loving and gracious in Slavic; in Ancient Roman, eager and laborious, and in Sanskrit, unification," the star said in a statement posted on her website.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/singer-shakira-soccer-star-gerard-pique-welcome-baby" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Colombian people Football in Spain Shakira Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 00:15:34 +0000 5738085 at http://www.globalpost.com Shakira's debut on "The Voice" seen by 13.4 mn people http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130326/shakiras-debut-the-voice-seen-134-mn-people <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Miami, Mar 26 (EFE).- The debut of Colombian singer Shakira on NBC's music competition "The Voice" was viewed by 13.4 million people, according to figures released by Nielsen on Tuesday.</p> <p>The television program received a viewer share of 4.7 percent among adults ages 18-49 making it the most-viewed show on Monday night by that market segment.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130326/shakiras-debut-the-voice-seen-134-mn-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Colombian people Shakira Agencia EFE Tue, 26 Mar 2013 23:16:04 +0000 5794810 at http://www.globalpost.com "The Voice" loses Shakira, gets Christina Aguilera back http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130517/the-voice-loses-shakira-gets-christina-aguilera-back <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Los Angeles, May 17 (EFE).- Colombian singer Shakira will leave NBC's "The Voice" and Christina Aguilera will return to take her place next season, the Web site E! News said.</p> <p>"It was a hard decision for me to make, because I'm really fond of the coaches, the people in production and everybody around me," the 36-year-old superstar told E! News.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130517/the-voice-loses-shakira-gets-christina-aguilera-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Christina Aguilera Human Interest Music Shakira Sony Music Entertainment Technology Agencia EFE Fri, 17 May 2013 16:02:34 +0000 5840295 at http://www.globalpost.com Judge dismisses Calif. lawsuit by Shakira's ex-boyfriend over business dealings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130802/judge-dismisses-calif-lawsuit-shakiras-ex-boyfriend-over-bus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Calif. - A lawsuit by Shakira's ex-boyfriend seeking tens of millions of dollars from the singer was dismissed Thursday by a judge who determined the case should not be heard in California.</p> <p>Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Abraham Khan's ruling sided with lawyers for the pop star who argued that the case should be filed in her native Colombia or the Bahamas, where she currently claims residency.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130802/judge-dismisses-calif-lawsuit-shakiras-ex-boyfriend-over-bus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Antonio de la Rúa Shakira Singles The Canadian Press Fri, 02 Aug 2013 07:02:28 +0000 5900668 at http://www.globalpost.com Shakira performs free concert in New York http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/131010/shakira-performs-free-concert-new-york <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>New York, Oct 10 (EFE).- Shakira performed a selection of her hits during a free concert before an estimated 7,500 people at New York's Bryant Park.</p> <p>The show was part of the launch of a broad multi-year partnership between the Colombian superstar and cell phone company T-Mobile.</p> <p>The partners will collaborate on platforms to promote and market Shakira's music, advertising campaigns and efforts to raise awareness about the singer's Fundacion Pies Descalzos (Barefoot Foundation), which helps build schools in poor communities in Latin America.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/131010/shakira-performs-free-concert-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Colombian people Music Shakira Social Issues Technology Agencia EFE Thu, 10 Oct 2013 15:03:41 +0000 5957324 at http://www.globalpost.com Shakira to release new album in early 2014 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/131218/shakira-release-new-album-early-2014 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>New York, Dec 18 (EFE).- Shakira will release a new album in early 2014, her first after becoming a mother at the beginning of this year, her recording company announced.</p> <p>The Colombian songstress is working on her 10th studio album after wrapping up her stint as a judge on NBC's "The Voice" during the most-heavily-watched season to date, Sony said in a press release.</p> <p>Fans of Shakira, the winner of eight Latin Grammys and two Grammy Awards, will once again see her on their television screens during the program's coming season.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/131218/shakira-release-new-album-early-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Colombian people Shakira Agencia EFE Wed, 18 Dec 2013 19:00:45 +0000 6023791 at http://www.globalpost.com Shakira, Carlinhos Brown to perform in World Cup closing ceremony http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/140703/shakira-carlinhos-brown-perform-world-cup-closing-ceremony <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Sao Paulo, Jul 3 (EFE).- Colombian pop star Shakira and Brazilian musician Carlinhos Brown are among the artists scheduled to perform in the World Cup closing ceremony on July 13 in Rio de Janeiro's Maracana Stadium, FIFA said.</p> <p>Shakira will be performing her song "La la la" (Brazil 2014) in her third consecutive appearance at a World Cup, FIFA said in a statement posted on its Web site.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/140703/shakira-carlinhos-brown-perform-world-cup-closing-ceremony" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Colombian people Football in Spain Shakira Technology Agencia EFE Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:45:03 +0000 6195103 at http://www.globalpost.com