Sale el Sol On last year's zany She Wolf , Shakira made a move toward the American dance floor. This time she sticks closer to home, recruiting Puerto… Sale el Sol On last year's zany She Wolf , Shakira made a move toward the American dance floor. This time she sticks closer to home, recruiting Puerto… 2010-10-19 Shakira Pop
Music Review

Sale el Sol (2010)

Shakira, Sale el Sol | ADDICTED TO HER Shakira
ADDICTED TO HER Shakira
EW's GRADE
A

Details Release Date: Oct 19, 2010; Lead Performance: Shakira; Genre: Pop

On last year's zany She Wolf, Shakira made a move toward the American dance floor. This time she sticks closer to home, recruiting Puerto Rico's Calle 13 and the Dominican rapper El Cata. Yet Sale el Sol still demonstrates Shakira's boldly global mindset: On ''Mariposas,'' she breezes through a melody Hall & Oates might admire, while ''Tu Boca'' sounds like English post-punk (Nuevo Order?). Then there's her cover of ''Islands,'' by London's ultracool the xx, on which she discovers the beating heart inside that band's subdued electro-goth jam. A

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Originally posted Oct 13, 2010 Published in issue #1125-1126 Oct 22, 2010 Order article reprints