Shakira gives more info about new song with Blake Shelton

Shakira and Blake SheltonTwitter 

A few days ago I mentioned that Blake Shelton had hit the recording studio with fellow "The Voice" coach Shakira. Now we know a bit more about the song. 

On Tuesday, the Latin singer stopped by "On Air With Ryan Seacrest" and explained how the duet came about. 

"We just [recorded it] – it's a country, folk song," she said of the song they worked together on. "I kind of directed him. I wrote the song with some people from Nashville and I sent it to him and I was super-nervous."

"I was like, 'Oh my God. What's he going to think?' And he loved it. He said, 'Wow! This is exactly what you were talking about. I love this song,' " she added.

The song is expected to be part of Shakira's self-titled album which hits stores March 25. 

The new season of "The Voice" launches February 24.

Like what we're sharing? Keep up with all the fun by following NashvilleGab on TwitterFacebook, or subscribe to our feed and be sure to visit our mobile site for all your country music news on the go. If you have something you'd like to share, drop me a line at Shannon@NashvilleGab.com. 

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.