MIAMI, Oct. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — SBS Entertainment, the concert and events entity of (SBS) Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBSA), is proud to present Shakira, one of the most successfully acclaimed international stars with more than 214 international awards and nominations, as well as over 50 million albums sold worldwide. The international superstar will perform in Puerto Rico at the magnificent Coliseo Miguel Agrelot on Friday, October 14th and Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 8:30 p.m., as part of her recent tour “Shakira ‘Sale el Sol’ World Wide Tour.”
Maintaining the originality that characterizes Shakira’s sensual rhythms and exquisitely unpredictable spirit, the tour promises to exceed the limits of the live concert experience, where spectators will enjoy a vibrant show that crosses all musical boundaries. Once again SBSE demonstrates that we are the new alternative of Latin entertainment in the United States, while presenting the most important artist of the world during her final performance for the closure of her successful “Shakira ‘Sale el Sol’ World Wide Tour” in Puerto Rico.
“For SBS Entertainment it is an honor and privilege that Shakira has chosen the most versatile and dynamic entertainment company, with an understanding of the new generation. So our philosophy lives louder, ‘We hear you, we see you, and we speak your language,'” said Lucas Pina, Sr. VP. SBS Entertainment.
Shakira is a Grammy-winning singer and songwriter, record producer and promoter of universal education. She is the founder and President of the Fundacion Pies Descalzos, a founding member of the ALAS, and UNICEF ambassador 1GOAL.
—DON’T MISS SHAKIRA IN CONCERT EXCLUSIVELY AT THE COLISEO OF PUERTO RICO ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14th AND SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15th, 2011—
—Tickets for this concert are available at: http://www.ticketpop.com or http://www.lamega.fm/shakira/ and at the Coliseo of Puerto Rico box office.—
About Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is the largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled media and entertainment company in the United States. SBS owns and/or operates 21 radio stations located in the top U.S. Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico, airing the Tropical, Mexican Regional, Spanish Adult Contemporary and Hurban format genres. SBS has 3 of the top 6 Spanish-language stations in the nation including the #1 Spanish station in America, WSKQ-FM in New York City (WPAT is ranked #3 and KLAX is ranked #6). The Company also owns and operates MegaTV, a television operation with over-the-air, cable and satellite distribution and affiliates throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. SBS also produces live concerts and events throughout the country and operates LaMusica.com, a bilingual Spanish-English online site providing content related to Latin music, entertainment, news and culture. The Company’s corporate Web site can be accessed at http://www.spanishbroadcasting.com.
SOURCE SBS Entertainment