Wednesday, July 1, 2009

bum bum bee dum, bum bum beedum bum

So, Shakira has a new single in anticipation of her latest English/Spanish album pair (the English half of which is due out this year). It isn't horrible, as far as bleached-Shakira goes:

However, it does make me want to listen to this song a lot more:

Shakira, you founded a successful NGO. You have two critically-acclaimed albums and have moved 60 million records worldwide. Your appearance on MTV Unplugged was the best thing that channel ever did. So why try and imitate a second-rate Beyonce?