Monday, January 30, 2012
Shakira knighted in France
Shakira had a big weekend in France, as she accepted a French knighthood and then accepted top prize at the NRJ Music Awards.
The singer was made a Knight of the Order of the Arts and Letters for her contributions to music.
Later Saturday night, Shakira received the Award of Honor from the NRJ Music Awards. These awards were created in 2000 by the radio station NRJ in partnership with the television network TF1. Also honored were Adele, Rihanna and Justin Bieber.