Genuine Name Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll
Profession Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Dancer, Philanthropist Entrepreneur
Physical Stats and More
Height in centimeters-157 cm
in Feet Inches-5′ 2″
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms-65 kg
in Pounds-183 lbs
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Brown (Dyed blonde)
Date of Birth February 2, 1977
Age age 39 Years
Birth Place Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Acquarius
School La Ensenanza School, Barranquilla.
School/University University of California, Los Angeles
Instructive Qualifications University drop-out
Debut Latin – American Album: Magia (1991)
English Album: Laundry Service
Film – El Oasis (1996)
Father-William Mebarak Chadid
Mother-Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado
Step-Brothers-Tonino Mebarak, Edward Mebarak, Robin Mebarak,
Alberto Mebarak, Antonio Mebarak and Moises Mebarak
Step-Sisters-Lucy Mebarak, Ana Mebarak and Patricia Mebarak
Children Milan Piqué Mebarak
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity Italian, Spanish and Labenese
Helpful Artists John Lennon and Gloria Estefan
Fan Mail Address Shakira
New York, NY 10018-3410
Skateboarding, Frisbee, Paint broiled eggs and Watch blood and gore flicks, Learning History and Languages, Golf, Tennis, Basketball and Swimming
Most loved Color Black
Most loved TV shows Scrubs (2001-2010), It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Most loved Animal Horse
Most loved Actor Hugh Gran
Most loved Band U2, The Police
Most loved Perfume Issey Miyake Perfumes
Most loved Book The Prophet (Khalil Gibran)
Most loved Writer Oriana Fallaci
Most loved Food Pancakes with Jam
Most loved song With or Without You (U2)
Young men, Affairs and that’s just the beginning
Conjugal Status Unmarried
Issues/Boyfriends Antonio De La Rúa (2000-2011)
Antonio de la Rúa and shakira
Gerard Pique (2011-present)
Gerard Pique and Shakira
Current Relationship Status In an association with Gerard Piqué
Net Worth $220 million
House Barcelona, Spain (USD 5.4 million)
La Colarado Farmhouse ($700,000)
The Star Island Home $3.4 million
Mercedes CLS, Porsche Carrera, BMW X6, Audi A7,
Rangerover, BMW X5
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shakira
Does Shakira smoke? No
Does Shakira drink liquor? No
Shakira can talk a few dialects. She is familiar with Spanish, English and Portuguese.
Shakira cherishes hounds and has three named Coquito, Chan and Gordita.
In 2002, Wherever, Whenever turned into the top of the line tune. Likewise, her single Hips Don’t Lie is viewed as the smash hit tune of this century.
Shakira has had the pleasure of singing the 2010 FIFA World Cup official tune “Waka (This Time for Africa)”. The music video traversed billion perspectives on YouTube and still is a standout amongst the most seen recordings.
She has won two Grammys, 26 Latin-American Grammy Awards, five MTV Music Awards and has had a Golden Globe selection as well.
Shakira likewise has Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The main individual to achieve 100 million supporters on Facebook was none other than Shakira.
She was just four when she kept in touch with her first ballad.
She needed a for Christmas as she generally watched her dad composing stories on one. She got one when she was seven and has been composition verse from that point forward.
She composed the tune “Dull Glasses” since her dad dependably wore a couple of dim glasses concealing the lamenting since her sibling kicked the bucket in a mishap when he was riding his cruiser.
She was propelled to be an entertainer when her dad took her to an eatery where an artist was doing Belly-Dance to an Arabic drum beat.
She was let off the school choir at two years old since she had excessively solid of a vibrato. She used to perform Belly-Dance on another number each Friday in School.
Shakira shares her birthday with her accomplice Gerard Pique.
Shakira was known as “The Belly Dancing Girl” in her School, where she found her energy for performing live.
Shakira discovered some acknowledgment in the place where she grew up when she was 13, when she used to be frequently welcomed to perform at better places. This is when Monica Ariza seen her and conversed with Sony Executives to split her an arrangement.
Sony Columbia marked her subsequent to watching her perform three melodies.
Sony gave her just $100,000 to record her collection Pies Descalzos in light of the fact that they believed that it would not move in excess of 100,000 duplicates. It sold itself well and sold 5 million duplicates.
She is as of now deified by having a five meter statue worked in her home city Columbia’s Caribbean Coast.
Hips Don’t Lie was the main single in 55 nations. It was additionally the most extreme played tune on the radio totaling to 9637 of every seven days.
She was recorded by Forbes the most astounding winning female craftsman of 2008.
Shakira runs Pies Descalzos Foundation for helping poor kids all around Columbia. Because of her dad who used to take her to a recreation center where vagrants lived, to make her thankful for her life. From that point forward, she envisioned to help those children subsequent to getting acclaimed. She was likewise granted Humanitarian Award in 2003 for a similar reason.
Her Fiance Antonio De La Rúa was child of the leader of Argentina at the time.
Her IQ is 140.
Her grandma was the person who instructed her Belly Dancing.
She cherishes Bollywood and its music.
She has been granted and respected with a decoration International Labor Organization.
Steven Spielberg needed to cast Shakira before Catherine Zeta Jones in the film The Mask of Zorro. She turned it down in light of the fact that she wasn’t sufficiently certain with her English.