Shakira sings out once more (includes video story)

Last night Shakira released her first album in seven years, “Las Mujeres Ya No Lloran”  (“Women don’t cry anymore”) Supporters and fans gathered for a listening party at Hard Rock Live in Hollywood.

The album officially dropped at 12:01 a.m. and includes new songs, a remix and previously released singles.

Shakira says her fans have been patient… waiting for her to hold up her end of the conversation.

“I don’t think that I only sing for them and they listen,” said Shakira “I think that they also speak to me.”

Samantha Gutierrez is a student journalist majoring in Digital Communication and Media. As a bilingual reporter, she enjoys covering stories about her diverse Miami community. With a strong passion for broadcasting, she aspires to pursue a career as a multimedia journalist in South Florida.