Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll (Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, Barranquilla, Colombia, February 2, 1977) is a Colombian pop singer, songwriter and dancer.

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Height1.57 m
Weight53 kg (117 pounds)
Hair ColorDyed Blonde
Eye ColorDarke Brown

 

She sings in Spanish and Portuguese, in addition, she sings primarily in English, and due to the specific style of singing she was nicknamed Latin American Alanis Moriset.

Shakira was born in Barranquilla, Colombia, in the marriage of Colombia’s Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torado (of Spanish-Italian origin) and the American of Libyan descent, William Mebarak Shadid. There are six other brothers and sisters. At the age of seven, she started writing texts and composing music. For ten years, she tried to sing in the school chorus, but she was rejected because her voice was “too strong”. That’s why her friends taught her to sing “like a goat”. Then she applied for a singing competition in the TV show Vivan Los Niños (Cheers of Children)

Music

Shakira before being celebrated in America and the rest of the world was already a great Latin star. In her discography there are great pop songs that won the pop and Latin top charts as she sings in English and Spanish. She has the biggest successes on Billboard pop tops.

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Shakira net worth

Shakira net worth is about $226 million till 2017, and adding matrimony property with famous football player Gerard Pike is extremely high net worth of this couple.

Years Net Worth
2010$14,252,23
2011$16,650,87
2013$18,671,99
2014$23,756,11
2015$125,156,09
2016$191,142,51
2017$225,651,38

 

The most popular song

The story of this song begins in 2004 with the song “Dance Like This” performed by Wyclef Jean. Shakira later wrote new segments for this song and crossed her into “Hips Do not Lie” and made her a global # 1 hit! This song became Shakira’s first to go to # 1 in both America and the UK. The song also reached # 1 in a number of countries around the world, and Shakira was singing live in the 2006 World Cup finals in Berlin, Germany.

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Shakira has a new hobby!

Pop singer Shakira showed her playing golf, and as she says it is something that relaxes and enjoys what she enjoys, although she thinks she has no talent for sports. Shakira linked her skills in playing golf with the good work of hips, in which we have been convinced so many times in her videos and in her performances.