Shakira today announced a new world tour, “El Dorado World Tour”, which will begin with a European stage that will open on November 8 in Cologne (Germany) to continue from January 2018 in North America, while the dates For Latin America will be known “later”.
A tour that comes six years after the “Sol World Tour”, with more than 100 concerts around the world in 2010 and 2011. Since then, the Colombian singer was the mother of two children and turned away from the great tours although continued publishing albums : “Live from Paris” (2011) “Shakira” (2014) and “El Dorado”, which appeared in May this year.
The tour will serve to present this latest work, which is Shakira’s eleventh studio album, which is already five times platinum.
After the first concert in Cologne, the Barranquilla singer will perform in France, Luxembourg, Belgium, Holland, Spain, Italy and Switzerland, where she will finish the first part of her European tour with a performance in Zurich on December 4th.
The North American phase will begin on November 9 in Orlando, Florida, and will take you to Miami, Washington, New York, Montreal, Toronto, Detroit, Chicago, Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Phoenix, California and Las Vegas.
“Later we will announce the dates of Latin America,” the statement added. “I really want to be on stage again singing along with all of you, all your favorite songs and mine. It is going to be very fun! The road to El Dorado begins now! “, Said Shakira in statements gathered by the promoter of the concerts, Live Nation.
The general sale of tickets will open this Friday at 10 am on the official distribution platforms of the promoter, but will also be available two presales, one morning sponsored by a trademark and another on Thursday from 10 am for registered users On the Live Nation website.
With more than 60 million albums sold worldwide, Shakira’s career has earned two Grammys and eight Latin Grammys. He is also the only artist in South America with a number one song in the United States.