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Wow! Shakira Reveals Pregnancy!

Due to her pregnancy, the singer will not be able to perform at this years festival

Sep 19, 2012

Congratulations are in order for Shakira! The Colombian superstar has announced that she is pregnant, expecting her first child with boyfriend Gerard Pique. 

Unfortunately, Shakira will no longer be able to perform at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas this weekend as she focuses on preparing for the new addition. On Wednesday, Shakira tweeted a link to an official statement on her site.

The statement is as follows:

As some of you may know, Gerard and I are very happy awaiting the arrival of our first baby! At this time we have decided to give priority to this unique moment in our lives and postpone all the promotional activities planned over the next few days. This means I will not be able to be a part of the iHeartRadio Music Festival, but Im sure this weekend in Las Vegas will be spectacular and I will be closely following everything that happens there! Id like to thank Clear Channel and my fans for their constant love and understanding. Big kiss! And will see you very soon! Shak.

She later tweeted:

Following the exciting news, iHeartRadio released a statement regarding the updated line-up for this weekends iHeartRadio Music Festival:

This afternoon Shakira announced the incredibly exciting news that she is expecting! She plans to shift her priorities to focus on this important time in her life and unfortunately wont be able to perform at the iHeartRadio Music Festival 2012 in Las Vegas. For more information, visit Congratulations, Shakira! - From your friends and fans at iHeartRadio.
Please also note the change in date for Bon Jovis performance. The band will now perform on Friday night. Please contact your original point of purchase with any questions or concerns. See you in Vegas!

The updated line-up is as follows:


No Doubt Miranda Lambert Megan & Liz Bon Jovi Jason Aldean Lil Wayne Swedish House Mafia Usher Green Day Rihanna


P!nk Brad Paisley Calvin Harris Ne-Yo Enrique Iglesias Mary J. Blige Taylor Swift Linkin Park deadmau5 Aerosmith Pitbull

Tags:  Iheartradio Music Festival , Shakira

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