Antonio de la Rua the son of former Argentinian President Fernando de la Rua is at the heart of a controversy that has Tower Records in Argentina refusing to sell records by the star of their Columbia neighbor, Shakira. The decision to ban Shakira’s albums was made by the President of Tower Records in Argentina, Pablo de Paola. Seems the country who is in economic shambles was furious that Shakira used her boyfriend in her latest video for ‘Underneath Your Clothes’.
Shakira Rides Aussie Success To Logie Awards Performance
February 26, 2002 – AAP reports Shakira will perform at this year’s 44th Annual Australian Logie awards. The singer has enjoyed huge success with her number one hit single ‘Whenever, Wherever’, which has topped the country’s charts for four consecutive weeks and is certified double platinum. Her album ‘Laundry Service’ has just debuted at number two on the Australian charts. The event takes place on April 28th in Melbourne at the Crown Complex.
Shakira Wants Baby And Marriage
February 19, 2002 – The Associated Press reports Shakira told reporters that she’d like to marry her her boyfriend, Antonio de la Rua, and later have children, but they haven’t set a wedding date. Shakira admits, “The truth is I’m dying (to have a baby) but right now my baby is called ‘Laundry Service.'”