Label: Millennium Gold - MG2122 • Series: The Music Of • Format: CD Album • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Latin, Pop • Style: Tango, Vocal
It was the first song Shakira wrote in English after being encouraged by American singer Gloria Estefan to record material in the language. Save A Prayer - Duran Duran - Live!
- Rome - 12th May 2011 also produced the track along with Lester Mendez. Through the lyrics of the song, Shakira aims to end a love triangle she is a part of. The song was released as the third single from the album on 6 July Upon its release, "Objection Tango " received generally favourable reviews from music criticssome of whom found it similar to the work of American new wave band The B's.
Commercially, "Objection Tango " was a success and peaked inside the top ten of record charts of various countries such as Australia, Belgium, Italy, Netherlands and France. The song became the last single from the album to chart in the United Kingdom and on the Billboard Hot chart in the United States, reaching numbers 17 and 55, respectively.
An accompanying music video for "Objection Tango " was directed by Dave Meyers and features Shakira fighting her unfaithful lover and his mistress in a club.
A segment of the video is rendered in an animated cartoon -form. It was also included in the setlist of the Tour of the Mongoosewhich was launched to promote Laundry Service. Where Are the Thieves? American singer Gloria Estefanwhose husband Emilio Estefan Timebomb (Dada Remix) - Kylie Minogue - Timebomb Remixes managing Shakira at that time, felt that Shakira had the potential to crossover into the mainstream pop industry.
I wrote the music and lyrics at the same Objection (Tango) - Latisha - The Music Of Shakiraand when that happens it's really magical to me. Musichowever, felt the song was on the "mingers side" of the album. Although it was not a commercial success as big as the previous singles from the album, " Whenever, Wherever " and "Underneath Your Clothes", "Objection Tango " performed well on record charts nevertheless.
In the Dutch-speaking Flanders region of Belgium, it became Shakira's third consecutive top ten hit after it peaked at number nine on the Ultratop chart.
The song performed moderately well in the United States. It became the last single from Laundry Service to appear on the Billboard Hot chart on which it peaked at number The accompanying music video for "Objection Tango " was directed by Dave Meyers  and choreographed by Tina Landon.
Earlier on, Shakira decides to leave him but gets pulled back as their dancing continues. Later, the tango becomes faster and more intricate as the opening beat of the song kicks in. Shakira's love interest exits the bar abruptly, leaving her alone to dance to the song. She follows her love interest in a yellow car and arrives at a club where she sees him with another woman, played by Hawaiian actress Tabitha Taylor.
While wrestling the latter, Shakira pinches both of her nipples and her Lets Have A Party - Lou Ann Barton - Read My Lips are shown to reduce in size as the line "Next to her cheap silicon I look minimal" plays. After Shakira defeats the man, the animated sequence ends and the fight is shown to happen only in Shakira's imagination.
When she tries to fight the man and Taylor in reality, she is quickly defeated and crashes into a glass table. Two men resembling comical superheroesone of whom is played by Dan Southworthappear to her aid and quickly defeat the man, while Shakira defeats Taylor. The two are shown gagged up in the boot of Shakira's car and are then tied up on spinning discs.
The discs rotate faster and faster until they come Budamunk* - Blunted Monkey Fist EP1 and are sent flying off at a high speed.
Scenes of Shakira dancing at the bar and performing the song with a band are interspersed throughout the video. The music video reached number one on the Total Request Live chart.
Shakira incorporated belly dancing moves in her choreography and near to the end of the Objection (Tango) - Latisha - The Music Of Shakirashe fell backward into the crowd and "was delivered back to the stage quickly enough not to miss a By George* - No Clause 28 line.
Similar to the MTV Video Music Awards, a samba-oriented version of the song was performed and it was the final performance before the encore segment. As part of her global sponsorship and advertising agreement with American multinational food and beverage corporation PepsiCo to promote their carbonated soft drink Pepsi Shakira starred in a television commercial for the brand's "Dare For More" campaign.
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