Shakira – Sale el Sol

28 Jan

Well this one was a given – her hips are infamous but her voice is legendary.

This is Shakira’s 4th Spanish album (Pies Delcazos, Donde Estan Los Ladrones?, Fijacion Oral vol. 1) and I am glad to hear her voice again. Although her English songs are catchy, it’s the Spanish songs where her voice truly captures your soul.

The CD is called Sale el Sol which means “the sun comes out” – and it totally encompasses the feeling of hope.

The tunes are full of melody and some are going to make you wanna dance.

Songs are about feeling hopeful after a breakup, finding new love and love overall; but all with positive vibes.

This CD includes three bonus tracks, or remixes really of songs already on the album: Loca, Rabiosa and Waka Waka (This Time for Africa).

I heard the entirety of this album while sitting in traffic both to and from my internship and I caught myself constantly putting the volume higher and hitting the repeat button more than once on a single song.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: