Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a Columbia born singer. Who has delivered hit after hit in both Latin America and the rest of the world. She is one of the most beautiful and one of the most talented women in the world. She is super talented singer, dancer, songwriter, record producer, philanthropist, and entrepreneur.
She has lobbied very hard for early childhood development and her lobbying led her to have a face to face sit down meeting with the leader of the free nation in Barack Obama. Having sold over 125 million albums worldwide she has used her success to further her great causes and has done a ton of benefit concerts into the Clinton Global Initiative.
She has a cult like following and in July of 2014 she became the first ever person in the history of social media on any platform have over 100 million followers on Facebook. She consistently ranks in the top 100 most influential people in the world, and also sand the highest selling and grossing Fifa World Cup song of all time.
She hold various records and accomplishments and has won more awards then the next, but maybe her greatest musical achievement is that her hit single “Hips Don’t Lie” was the most played song in American Radio History. In the span of one week the song was played more times than any other successful song or any song in fact in the history of modern day radio.
Shakira is an native Spanish speaker, with an incredible acumen for picking up other languages she speaks over 6 languages fluently and has studied them all at various times of another.
Back in 1997 she founded her own charity in her home country Columbia, which helps seeks out the poorest children in the country and helps put them through school and ensure they eat properly and are taken care of.
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