Shakira Becomes Latest Musician To Sell Song Catalog
Shakira has sold her entire catalog of 145 songs to a British investment firm. The firm, Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited, is the same firm that recently purchased half of Neil Young’s catalog.
Hipgnosis purchased 100% of Shakira’s discography. Shakira has sold more than 80 million records in her career. The financial details of the purchase were not released. With concerts shut down due to COVID artists like Neil Young, Bob Dylan and Stevie Nicks have all sold their catalogs.