Shakira

Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, colombian pop vocalist. Born 2 February 1977
Shakira
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1977-02-02
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Shakira

Shakira Biography (Wikipedia)

Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll (,; born 2 February 1977) is a Colombian singer, songwriter, dancer, businesswoman, and philanthropist. Born and raised in Barranquilla, her first studio albums, Magia and Peligro, failed to attain commercial success in the 1990s; however, she rose to prominence in Latin America with her major-label debut, Pies Descalzos (1996), and her fourth album, Dónde Están los Ladrones? (1998).

Shakira entered the English-language market with her fifth album, Laundry Service in 2001. Its lead single, "Whenever, Wherever", became one of the most successful singles of 2002. Her success was solidified with her sixth and seventh albums Fijación Oral, Volumen Uno and Oral Fixation, Volume Two (2005), the latter of which spawned the best selling single of the 2000s, "Hips Don't Lie".[needs update] Shakira's eighth and ninth albums, She Wolf (2009) and Sale el Sol (2010), received critical praise. Her official song for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)", became the biggest-selling World Cup song of all time with 10 million downloads. With over 2 billion views, it is one of the most viewed music videos on YouTube. She has four of the twenty top-selling hits of the 2000s, more than any other artist.

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Whenever, Wherever
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Whenever, Wherever
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Hips Don't Lie (feat. Wyclef Jean)
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Hips Don't Lie (feat. Wyclef Jean)
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Beautiful Liar
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Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 2010
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e2v2fx
Worthy Farm, Pilton
2010-06-25T05:50:15
25
Jun
2010

Glastonbury: 2010

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Live Lounge: Shakira
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/e42fhn
BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2009-09-24T05:50:15
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24
Sep
2009
Live Lounge: Shakira

Live Lounge: Shakira

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London

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