Age: Shakira is 43 years old (as in 2020).

Date of Birth:   2 February 1977.

Home Town: Barranquilla, Colombia

 Height: 1.57 m

Albums: Live from Paris, Pies Descalzos, El Dorado

Children: Sasha Piqué Mebarak, Milan Piqué Mebarak

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Who Is Shakira

Shakira full name is Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll,  born on February 2, 1977. She is a Colombian famous singer and dancer. She born and raised in Barranquilla, and since childhood, she is performing in Latin American, Arabic, and Rock and Roll. In her few initial albums, she failed to gain commercial success but later on with getting experience she came back strongly with amazing success.

She has many awards including five Music Awards, two German Awards, seven Billboard Award, and many locals and plenty of others. She has also won many Hollywood awards and numerous Latin American awards. She is also participating actively in charities from 2014 and ranked as 158th most powerful woman in the world by Forbes. Please continue reading Shakira biography and her early life in the upcoming section.

Early Life of Shakira

Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll was born on 2 Feb 1977 in Barranquilla Colombia. Her father’s name is William Mebarak Chadid and his mother’s name is Nidia Ripoll Torrado. She is the only child of parents also her grandparents migrated from Lebanon to New York City. She spent most of her childhood in Barranquilla, Colombia. She was just four at age when Shakira’s father took her to a local restaurant and she performed a song there. She enjoyed singing with school mates and studied at catholic school. In the below section you can read about the Shakira biography and her family and personal life.

Family and Personal life

Shakira fall in a relationship with the Spanish soccer player Gerard Pique. The couple had first child back in 2013, named him Milan which means “dear, loving and gracious. They got their 2nd child in January 2015. The couple is living very happily and the world’s famous couple as well.

Before dating Gerard Pique, she also dated with the Antonio de la Rua, the son of former Argentina president. Later, the couple got separated with each other. The Antorio de le Rua claimed that he had helped her getting popularity and promoting Shakira Brand.


She started her career since childhood when she was dropped from her catholic school. She started performing in different festivals from childhood and learned the belly dancing. She recognized as the most famous Colombian artist and pop musician. She released the first album of English in late 2001.

Her very first album Magia was comprised of songs that she has written in 5 to 6 years. She also wrote rock and roll rhythms. The first big achievement was Pies Descalzos, which was initially released in 1995, and got hit in all over Latin America and in Spain.


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