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Live from Paris review - Shakira

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Shakira | UNDERNEATH HER CLOTHES Shakira's writhing to her throbbing catalog of hits sometimes comes off more stripper than superstar
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Live from Paris

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Shakira
music label:
84407
genre:
POP

We gave it a C+

Colombia’s most popular (legal) export is always at her best when you can see her — the magic of those whirligig hips has been turning Spanglish jingles like ”Whenever, Wherever” and ”She Wolf” into video hits for a decade. And Shakira clearly knows it. On the Live from Paris combo-pack album/DVD, she writhes and dry-humps through her catalog like the world’s ­highest-paid strip-aerobics instructor, showing off plenty of skin — but sadly, not much musicianship. C+

Download This:
Hips Don’t Lie (on the DVD; why listen when she’ll let you watch?)

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