2010 Travel News ArchiveTravel

Shakira records Dominican merengue

Best-selling Colombian songstress and composer Shakira was in Santo Domingo over the weekend to record the track “Loca con su Tiguere” by Edward Bello, El Cata. The Dominican singer-songwriter recently won a Casandra Awards nomination for his innovative music. Shakira heard his music and came to put her voice to his lyrics. She visited with her boyfriend, Antonio de la Rua. Afterwards, she traveled to Haiti, in her role as UNICEF goodwill ambassador.