The singer was in Colombia shooting a new music video with Carlos Vives.
The bodies of at least 100 prisoners and visitors have been discovered.
I'm sitting in the terrace of a nice dessert restaurant in my hometown Barranquilla. It's five in the afternoon and the breeze is cool and soft. As I admire the sky changing colors I remember it's the last day I'll be enjoying this Caribbean breeze.
That afternoon, the mayor honored four people from Barranquilla who have been recognized internationally: Sofia Vergara, former
I'm impressed once again by the gusto and courtliness of the Colombian people, and their traditions. Mardi Gras celebrates decadence, and this was a much larger, more joyful celebration of local culture.