The world-renowned songs stars Shakira Rihanna and Jennifer Lopez are going to perform their songs at the 2012 FIFA Women’s U17 World Championship in Baku Crystal Hall. The information was given in a press conference.
The concerts will be co-organized by the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) and distributors of “Universal Music Group” in the country “Omnikomo Music Group” Company.
PR and Marketing Director of the “Omnikomo Music Group” Company Zaur Darabzade noted that concerts of consummate performers with undoubted star quality Jennifer Lopez will be held on September 23, Rihanna’s on October 6 and Shakira’s on October 14.
Famous singer Jennifer Lopez will present an original and a spectacular show involving 60 people.
In the grandiose events, Rihanna will be accompanied by 80, and Shakira by 75 persons.
Tickets for the concerts will go on sale on June 25 and can be bought online.
The process of media accreditation for the concerts will start on August 15.
The tournament will start on September 22 and end on October 13. Baku and Lenkoran will host it. Teams of Azerbaijan, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, China, Gambia, Ghana, Japan, North Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, Nigeria, Uruguay and the US will attend the tournament. Two more countries will be determined on June 26-29.
Jennifer Lynn Lopez is an American actress, businesswoman, dancer and recording artist. Often referred to as J.Lo, she is reportedly the highest earning actress of Latin American descent. Born and raised in The Bronx, New York, she enrolled in singing and dancing classes as a child and grew up in a musically influenced household. She started her career as a fly girl on the television comedy program In Living Color and a back-up dancer for Janet Jackson. Lopez also has a fashion line and various perfumes with her celebrity endorsement.
Rihanna, is a Barbadian recording artist and actress. Rihanna moved to the United States at age 16 to pursue a recording career under the guidance of record producer Evan Rogers. She subsequently signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings.
Shakira, is a Colombian singer-songwriter who emerged in the music scene of Colombia and Latin America in the early 1990s. She has won two Grammy Awards, eight Latin Grammy Awards, twelve Billboard Latin Music Awards and has been Golden Globe-nominated. She is also the highest-selling Colombian artist of all time, and the second most successful female Latin singer behind Gloria Estefan, having sold over 70 million albums worldwide.