Shakira is dating
Shakira entered the English-language market with her fifth album, Laundry Service.Its lead single, "Whenever, Wherever", became one of the most successful singles of 2002.They continued dating for several years until Shakira announced their separation on January 10, 2011. Apparently his superior management skills were the key to her success and not her talent, right?Interestingly, Antonio de la Rua recently filed a hefty lawsuit against Shakira asking for 0 million of her money. Shakira has no intentions of letting him have a penny.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, 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. Born and raised in Barranquilla, she began performing in school, demonstrating Latin American, Arabic, and rock and roll influences and belly dancing abilities.Shakira's 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? As of 2001, before releasing her best seller Laundry Service, she has sold over 10 million albums alone in Latin America.
They started dating in 2000 and he proposed to her in 2001.
Shakira’s longtime love Antonio de la Rua, and Maria Francisca Perello, whose relationship with Nadal went public last summer.
She has been in two celebrity relationships averaging approximately 9.2 years each.
She carries out well-known philanthropic activities through charity work most notably through her Pies Descalzos Foundation. Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll was born on 2 February 1977 in Barranquilla, Colombia.
She is the only child of William Mebarak Chadid and Nidia Ripoll Torrado.