1. Attendance Down At Rock In Rio Madrid

    June 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Attendance at the five-day Rock In Rio Madrid festival fell to 250,000 from the 290,000 who attended the five shows at the 2008 festival. Rock in Rio founder and director Roberto Medina blamed the drop in numbers on bad weather on June 11 and the ...

  2. Rihanna, Shakira Draw Huge Rock In Rio Madrid Audience

    June 07, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Rock in Rio Madrid broke its own attendance record on Saturday (June 5) with 87,000 fans turning out for Rihanna and Shakira. It was Rihanna's first ever concert in Spain and her only Spanish date scheduled for this year. And Shakira is an ol ...

  3. Billboard Latin Winners See Muted Sales Response

    May 07, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The Billboard Latin Music Award winner who saw the biggest bump in real album sales after the telecast wasn't a performer or a presenter. Shakira's English-language "She Wolf" sold 3500 copies, a 71% sales gain, the week ending ...

  4. SEAT To Sponsor Shakira's 2010 European Tour

    February 17, 2010 12:00 AM EST Carmaker SEAT is sponsoring Shakira's 2010 European tour and has built a campaign using “Good Stuff,” a song from her latest Sony release, "She Wolf." SEAT has a microsite featuring the song, information on SEAT's Ibiza and Leo ...

  5. Benicassim, Rock in Rio Madrid Fests Unveil Line-Ups

    January 29, 2010 12:00 AM EST Rihanna, Shakira, Bon Jovi and the Prodigy are among the first artists confirmed for two of Spain's most important summer festivals. Both the 16th International Festival of Benicassim on the eastern Mediterranean coast, known as FIB Heineken, ...

  6. Juan Luis Guerra Plans Haiti Relief Concert, Shakira To Build School

    January 22, 2010 12:00 AM EST Shakira and Juan Luis Guerra have joined an ever-growing list of Latin artists donating money and supplies and organizing fundraisers for victims of Haiti’s earthquake. Shakira's Barefoot Foundation will partner with nonprofit firm Architectu ...

  7. Shakira Tapped For 'Desperate Housewives' Campaign

    August 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT There's a She-Wolf on Wisteria Lane. Shakira's single "She Wolf" will be used in a promo campaign for the new season of ABC's "Desperate Housewives." The campaign will feature Shakira's video cut together wi ...

  8. Chart Beat: Linkin Park, Eagles, Shakira

    August 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT NEW' NO. 1: Same as the old one, and that lifts Linkin Park into elite territory in the history of the Alternative Songs chart. "New Divide" leads the airplay list for a 10th week, making Linkin Park just the second act in the chart ...

  9. Shakira To Debut, Give Away 'She-Wolf' On ABC Music Lounge

    July 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Shakira's new single, "She-Wolf," will be available as a free download at the ABC Music Lounge from Sunday, July 12 at 7 p.m. ET until Monday, July 13 at midnight ET. "She-Wolf," written and produced by Shakira and John Hi ...

  10. Latin Acts Set For First-Ever Arka Fest

    October 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT An ambitious lineup of nearly 100 Latin alternative rock, ska and punk bands from the U.S. and Latin America is set to take over Los Angeles' Pico Rivera Sports Arena in the first-ever Arka Fest. Billing itself as "the first U.S. nationa ...

  11. Shakira Sets Digital Sales Record

    June 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 'Hips' shatters the one-week download mark of 175,500. In its first full sales week, the long-anticipated digital release "Hips Don't Lie" by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean amassed a record setting 266,500 downloads. The so ...

  12. Shakira Now More Famous

    December 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST Pop singer signs long term pub deal with Famous. Colombian singer/songwriter Shakira has signed a worldwide, long-term publishing agreement with Famous Music, the publishing division of Paramount Pictures. The new deal covers administration rights ...

  13. Colombia's Patricia Téllez Dead At 47

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Patricia Téllez, former manager of Shakira and the singer's longtime representative in her native Colombia, died Aug. 17 in Bogota of a heart attack. She was 47. Patricia Téllez, former manager of Shakira and the singer's longti ...

  14. WMI Inks European Realtones Deal With T-Mobile

    March 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Music International (WMI) has entered a deal to sell realtones via T-Mobile International, the cell-phone arm of German telecommunications giant Deutsche Telekom. Warner Music International (WMI) has entered a deal to sell realtones via T-M ...

  15. WMI Inks European Realtones Deal With T-Mobile

    March 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Music International (WMI) has entered a deal to sell realtones via T-Mobile International, the cell-phone arm of German telecommunications giant Deutsche Telekom. Warner Music International (WMI) has entered a deal to sell realtones via T-M ...