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Registration date : 2007-06-05
|Subject: Shakira Sun Jun 24, 2007 8:37 am|| |
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll Born:
February 2, 1977 (1977-02-02) (age 30)Born at:
Barranquilla, Colombia Genre(s):
Dance-pop, Latin, pop Occupation(s):
Singer-songwriter, record producer, actress, philanthropist, dancer / belly dance Instrument(s):
Vocals, guitar, harmonica, drums Years active:
Sony BMG, Epic Website:
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, known simply as Shakira, is a two-time Grammy Award-winning and eight-time Latin Grammy Award-winning Colombian singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, record producer, dancer and occasional actress who has been a major figure in the pop music scene of Latin America since the mid-1990s.
In 2001, she broke through into the English-speaking market with the release of her first album in that language, Laundry Service, which has sold over fifteen million copies worldwide.
Shakira is the highest-selling Colombian artist of all time, having sold around fifty million albums worldwide.
She is also the only artist from South America to reach the number-one spot on the Billboard Hot 100, the Australian ARIA chart and the UK Singles Chart.
Shakira is also known for her intelligence, having an IQ of 140.Performing on an italian TV show - 6/23/07HeaterShakira out and about to dinner in black dress