Shakira plans November release for Sale El Sol
After topping the charts with Waka Waka (This Time for Africa),singer Shakira is set to release her seventh Spanish-language album Sale El Sol on November 2.music Updated: Aug 24, 2010 14:21 IST
Sale El Sol (The Sun Rises) reportedly includes collaborations with Puerto Rican rap duo Calle 13 and Miami rapper Pitbull. In a YouTube video posted in July by the 1Goal Campaign, Shakira discussed details of the album, revealing that it would have a strong rock side along with romantic and Latino songs. The singer performed the album's title track in June during a concert at Rock in Rio Madrid.
Sale El Sol is the follow-up to 2009's She Wolf, Shakira's sixth studio album and third in English. The set peaked at No. 15 on the US Billboard chart, reached the top ten in more than a dozen other countries, and has gone platinum in Spain, Mexico, and Colombia.
On September 15, Shakira begins a 21-date tour of North America, followed by dates in Europe through December 20. The major international tour is also expected to include shows in Latin America and Asia.
First Published: Aug 24, 2010 14:00 IST