Shakira is a name that hardly needs any recognition and almost everyone who knows even something about music knows her. She is one of the greatest music artists that has born till date and has produced a few such songs that are unforgettable. Her full name is Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll and she was born on 2nd February 1977. She is a Columbian music artist and does a number of things including singing, song-writing, record producing, dancing, choreographing as well as modeling. Thus she is a giant of talents. Shakira came into the picture in the early years of 1990’s in Columbian music industry. She was born in Barranquilla where she also grew up. When she was studying in school she began displaying her talents in both music and dancing with rock vocal ability and belly dancing involving her original twists. In the beginning as many new comers, she also had to face a number of challenges. In the beginning with her first two albums she was received very poorly by the local producers and did not gained much success. But she did not give up and decided to start her own musical brand.
She got fame with a Latin album in the year 1995 and then further got more success with another dashing hit album in the year that reached on to be a very big commercial success and sold about 10 million copies worldwide.
Top 10 Shakira Songs of All Time
1. Hips Don’t Lie ft. Wyclef Jean (2006)
2. Waka Waka (This Time for Africa) ft. Freshlyground (2010)
3. Whenever, Wherever (2001)
4. Can’t Remember to Forget You ft. Rihanna (2014)
5. La Tortura ft. Alejandro Sanz (2005)
6. Dare (La La La) ft. Carlinhos Brown (2014)
7. Beautiful Liar ft. Beyonce (2007)
8. Rabiosa ft. Pitbull & El Cata (2011)
9. Illegal ft. Carlos Santana (2006)
10. Underneath Your Clothes (2002)
Then, she got success in the English music industry with her amazing song ‘whenever wherever’ that became the best single of 2002. But it was just a starting and with her album named Laundry service which became a mega commercial success, Shakira broke into the music industry of English songs. She continued to become a successful music artist with two albums released later on. But Shakira is also an artist who does a lot of Charity and has opened a trust that could aid help to poor.
Best of Shakira Songs List
- Loca ft. Dizzee Rascal & El Cata (2010)
- Objection (Tango) (2002)
- She Wolf (2009)
- Try Everything (2016)
- Se Quiere, Se Mata (1997)
- Empire (2014)
- Gypsy (2010)
- Get It Started with Pitbull (2012)
- Don’t Bother (2005)
- Un Poco de Amor (1996)
- Addicted to You (2012)
- The One (2003)
- Chantaje ft. Maluma (2016)
- Estoy Aqui (1995)
- Ay Haiti (2010)
- Ciega, Sordomuda (1998)
- La Bicicleta with Carlos Vives (2016)
- Mi Verdad with Mana (2015)
- Ojos Asi (1999)
- Give It Up to Me ft. Lil Wayne (2009)
She also continuously keeps on performing at various concerts for charity purposes. As far as her achievements are considered, she has achieved a lot of awards that defines her as a music giant. She won out 2 Grammy awards as well as 8 Latin Grammy awards. She has also received 12 Latin Billboard awards. Along with that she has also been nominated for a Golden Globe award. Her 2009 album earned her a lot of critical acclaim. She is an artist of lifetime and the larget selling artrist from Columbia. As far as 2012 she has sold roughly about 70 million albums worldwide. Her Waka Waka song has been used as a theme song for the Football world cup of 2010. This song was also a big hit in the world. Thus, Shakira is a very great music artist and famous all over the world.
Shakira New Songs 2017 List
- Deja vu with Prince Royce (2017)
Shakira New Album 2017 Upcoming
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