A few weeks ago, Shakira shared some updates from a Miami studio where she is working on her next album. At the time, she was collaborating with writers and producers Ali Tamposi, Andrew Watt, and The Monsters & Strangerz. Now, Shakira is working with some incredible new writers: Emily Warren and Ian Kirkpatrick!
Emily and Ian are well-established and know how to craft pop hits. Together, Emily and Ian are behind major singles like Dua Lipa’s “Don’t Start Now” and “New Rules.” Emily has also worked with the likes of Bebe Rexha, Khalid, and The Chainsmokers. Ian has worked with a wide array of artists, recently including Selena Gomez, Tove Lo, and Ellie Goulding.
According to Shakira, the song she worked on with Ian and Emily is incredible!
Check out Shakira’s recent studio post:
Amazing session at the studio with The Incredibles Emily Warren and Ian Kirkpatrick! This song is 🔥🔥🔥
Update 5/21: Shakira shared another post today!
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Shakira’s last studio album, El Dorado, came out in May 2017. It followed the singles “Chantaje” featuring Maluma and “Me Enamoré,” and led to the singles “Perro Fiel” featuring Nicky Jam, “Trap” featuring Maluma, and “Nada.” “La Bicicleta” with Carlos Vives, “Comme Moi” with Black M, and “Deja Vu” with Prince Royce were also singles prior to the album’s release.
In summer 2018, Shakira and Maluma teamed up a third time for their standalone single “Clandestino.”
In November 2019, Shakira’s latest live film, Shakira In Concert: El Dorado World Tour, aired in cinemas around the world. It’s now available on streaming as well.
Shakira kicked off 2020 with her single “Me Gusta” featuring Anuel AA. Then, that February, Shakira joined Jennifer Lopez in performing the Superbowl Half Time Show. It was an incredible performance featuring many of their best-known hits. Check out a full video of it here.
Shakira then appeared in “Girl Like Me” with the Black Eyed Peas. The song became a big hit last fall and winter.
It’s great that Shakira is working with an incredible range of writers. Hopefully we’ll get to hear something before the end of this year! Catch up on all we know about her next album so far, and stay tuned for more info as Shakira finishes recording and launches the era. Keep checking back here for all the latest Shakira music news.
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