July 6, 2007 |
More than 10,000 fans, many of them teenagers, cheered and danced the night away at a Damascus performance by Enrique Iglesias, the first concert by a Western pop singer in Syria in more than 30 years. The 32-year-old Latin heartthrob charmed his audience with many of his hits, including "Hero," "Escape," "Love to See You Cry" and "Just Wanna Be With You," as well as songs from his new album, "Insomniac."
March 21, 2014 |
There's a clear hierarchy to the sex songs -- the songs, that is, with the word “sex” in their titles -- on Kylie Minogue's new album, “Kiss Me Once.” The finest is “Sexy Love,” an irresistible disco-soul number with onamatopoeiac slap bass, followed by “Les Sex,” in which the veteran Australian singer makes what sounds an awful lot like a reference to Viagra: “Take two of these and meet me in the shadows,” she suggests over...
April 1, 2002 |
A true romantic can give affection just as easily as he receives it. So the most memorable moments of Enrique Iglesias' performance Saturday at the Shrine Auditorium weren't musical, and they didn't come during those long periods when throngs of excited women rushed the stage. They came instead when the singer showed he was actually paying attention to the immediate needs of his fans.
March 13, 1999 |
For the most compelling and consistently satisfying live show in Latin pop today, look no further than Enrique Iglesias. He's the real thing. He doesn't possess the sheer charisma of a Luis Miguel or the superior repertoire of Ricky Martin, but Iglesias showed Thursday at the Universal Amphitheatre that he can outshine them both, thanks to the most effective weapon available to a live performer: the human touch.
May 26, 1997 |
The women in the capacity crowd Friday night at the Pond of Anaheim were squealing even before Spanish pop darling Enrique Iglesias stepped on stage. As waves of flashing lights signaled the start of the nearly two-hour concert, fans, young and old, hooped and hollered so loudly that you'd couldn't imagine the volume increasing even when the 22-year-old singer actually appeared. But it did.