Our Haute 100 list details the accomplishments of the most influential people in each of our markets—Miami, New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.These people continue to make moves, so rather than waiting for the next Haute 100 issue to come out, we thought we’d provide you with regular updates on those Haute 100 members who are making headlines. On our Haute 100 Miami list; “Hips don’t lie” song bird Shakira is poised to deliver your show of shows in the coming months.
Company: Pies Descalsos Foundation
What Makes Her Haute: This seductive songstress (and Latin Grammy winner) is one of the most prominent crossover artists. Her collaboration with Wyclef for the No. 1 track “Hips Don’t Lie” earned her a Grammy nomination, and this past year, the airwaves have been dominated by tracks from her latest album She Wolf, which she co-wrote and produced. Shakira’s nonprofit organization, Pies Descalzos (which means “barefoot” in English), is aimed at helping Colombian children that have been the victims of violence, and she is also an ambassador for Unicef.
What Makes Her Haute Now: Columbian songstress Shakira is set to play an interactive tour this winter. The tour entitled, “Tour of Earthly Delights,” stands to be a one of a kind, high energy show that guarantees audience interaction beyond the front row. Shakira says she wants her fans to feel as though they are on stage with her throughout the concert with hits like “Waka Waka, “Gypsy,” and “She Wolf”. U.S. tour dates have not yet been announced.