Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll (Shakira)?was Born on February 2, 1977, in Barranquilla, Colombia. She is a singer, songwriter, dancer, record producer, choreographer, and model. Shakira released her first albums, Magia and Peligro , in the early 1990s, failing to attain commercial success. however, she rose to prominence in Latin America with her major label debut, Pies Descalzos, and her album Donde Estan Los Ladrones. She entered the English language market with her album Laundry Service. Its lead single, Whenever, Wherever, became the best selling single of 2002. Her official song for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Waka Waka, became the biggest selling World Cup song of all time. With over 850 million views. Since 2013, Shakira has served as a coach on the American Version of The Voice, having appeared in 2 of its 7 seasons fourth and Sixth. Shakira has won many awards, including 5 MTV Video Music Awards, 2 Grammy Awards, 8 Latin Grammy Awards, 7 Billboard Music Awards, 28 Billboard Latin Music Awards and has been Golden Globe nominated. She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and sold more than 60 million albums worldwide, making the third best selling Latin artist of all time. President Bill Clinton, and her invitation to the Oval Office by President Barack Obama in February 2010 to discuss early childhood development.
Albums: Magia, Peligro, Pies Descalzos, Donde Estan Los Ladrone, Laundry Service, Fijacion Oral, Oral Fixation, She Wolf, Sale el Sol and Shakira.