Shakira, "star" in Hollywood and "caganer" in Catalonia
The Colombian singer Shakira, or for many known as the bride of a Barcelona Football Club player Gerard Pique, just end the year 2011 registering your name on the Walk of Fame Hollywood surrounded by his fans and family. And this year has been one of the most fruitful years in all respects to the singer Shakira and since the beginning of it is reaping the fruits of his entire career.
And do not wonder. Leaving aside the tabloid news and everything related to his private life although it is unavoidable to mention his love confessed to the four winds of the Catalan Barcelona footballer, Gerard Piqué, we must add that other events have occurred and are going about his life.
Recently he has been granted the star and has inscribed his name on the Walk of Fame Hollywood.
On Tuesday, November 8 with his parents and his hold over fans, Shakira had a dream that she had with him since he was 7. And now that the singer was at that age with their parents travel to Los Angeles and walking around Hollywood and the Walk of Fame his mother told him "Shaki, one day you will have your name here recorded." These words are so sincere covert reality and have become affection and love from their parents on the Walk of Fame Shakira heart forever.
His big moment this week began when he wrote on his Twitter:
"On the way to LA .. with a very important week ahead and be very happy to see the family! Shak."
Thanking all his fans worldwide appreciation and unconditional respect for the singer, Shakira has written some words on its website:
"If you ever pass through here on this street, for the same sidewalk and happened to look at the floor and see this star belongs to remind each of you why it is named after a Latina that how you sleep and work, work and dreams. "
But this was only the first step to a week full of surprises and joys.
Shakira will be on the 12th. Annual Latin Grammy 2011 to be held on November 10 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The singer is nominated in Category 2 for Best Album of the Year for his latest work "Sale el sol" in Category 5 for Best Female Pop Vocal Album for the same work and in Category 45 for Best Short Form Music Video for "Loca".
A day earlier, 9, and at the same place many of the large Latino stars of the moment award will honor Shakira, too, with the title "Person of the Year 2011 by the Latin Recording Academy."
And with little rest Shakira will perform along with other artists in the Top 40 Awards 2011 to be held on December 9 at the Sports Palace in Madrid. It is also nominated in the categories of Best International Artist in Spanish Language and Best International Song in Spanish language for "Loca" and "Rabiosa".
But it does not end here. In addition to these awards where it is nominated, the star that has just been granted in Hollywood, as the title character in 2011, not least is a "premium" that have recently given to the singer. Shakira has been characterized, along with other familiar characters and other figures such as Gerard Pique, a "caganera" or "caganer", the typical Catalan figurine is placed on all the stalls for Christmas and will delight all fans this holiday season. These figures will be sold at the Christmas fairs throughout Catalonia and can be viewed on the web www.caganer.com.
And if the year 2011 is still the most good, nice and interesting to Shakira, we hope that 2012 is equal to or better than this. For many successes.