Pop stars Shakira and Carlos Vives sued for plagiarism
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Pop stars Shakira and Carlos Vives sued for plagiarism

MADRID (AP) — A Cuban singer and music producer has filed a plagiarism lawsuit against pop stars Shakira and Carlos Vives for allegedly copying his work in the Colombian duo’s award-winning music hit “La Bicicleta .” Livan Rafael Castellanos, also known as Livam, said he wants a court to decide whether parts of his 1997 … Continue reading

Singer and mom Shakira promotes early childhood development
Latin America & the Caribbean

Singer and mom Shakira promotes early childhood development

NEW YORK (AP) — Shakira, a longtime promoter of early childhood development and education, says being a mother has given her an even stronger connection to the issue. The Grammy-winning performer and her soccer pro-partner Gerard Pique are the parents of 2-year-old Milan and 8-month-old Sasha. “I’ve been an advocate for education long before I … Continue reading