SHAKIRA IS the latest name to be confirmed for this year’s Rock in Rio Lisboa, the five-day music spectacular set to take place at Lisbon’s Parque da Bela Vista on May 26 and 27, and June 2, 3 and 4.
The news was announced at a recent press conference held in Lisbon, during which event organisers also confirmed that tickets would be on sale from February 21.
The sexy Colombian singer, whose hits include Underneath Your Clothes, Whenever, Wherever and La Tortura with Alejandro Sanz, will be headlining the first day of the event (May 26), joining an overall line-up that already includes well-known acts such as the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Carlos Santana, Roger Waters, Ivete Sangalo, Jota Quest, Xutos & Pontapés and Rui Veloso.
Selling more than 30 million records worldwide and winning three prestigious Grammy awards, Shakira will be promoting her most recent release, Oral Fixation.
A day pass costs 53 euros, while a two-day pass for the dates of your choice (consecutive days or otherwise) will cost 90 euros. Children under six enter free of charge. Tickets will be sold at Millennium BCP bank and Fnac stores. For more information, visit www.rockinrio-lisboa.sapo.pt