She’s been teasing the release for a minute and now, Shakira has shared her brand new single ‘Don’t Wait Up’. It’s a club-ready banger with a classic EDM beat and the classic partay line, “Don’t wait up” repeated throughout.
‘Don’t Wait Up’ starts out as a slow burn featuring just Shakira’s iconic vocals. The song builds into a modern-era Shakira bop once the chorus comes in though and the beat is delectable.
The track is Shakira’s first all-English song since 2014. Throughout her career, she has opened the doors for a plethora of fellow Latin artists who have burst into international superstardom, including Enrique, J Lo, Bad Bunny and Maluma. Don’t just take our word for it, have a look here at her extensive music catalogue and collaborations. Seriously, it’s beyond impressive.
Alongside the single, Shakira will unveil a new music video. It premieres at midnight tonight (12am Saturday, 17th July). You can find the premiere link down below.
Shakira began teasing the new single a couple of days ago. She posted a video to Instagram from the POV of someone texting her.
They just continue to get responses in the form of ‘Don’t Wait Up’ lyrics.
Listen to ‘Don’t Wait Up’ below and catch the premiere link for the incoming music video.