- Fri Nov 18, 2016, 4:47 PM GMT
Shakira gets flirty with her male collaborator in a music video to support a new single from her next studio installment.READ MORE
The talented Latin pop singer Shakira was born in Barranquilla, Colombia, on February 2, 1977, as Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll. Being the youngest daughter in the family, she inherits an exotic look with the mixture of Lebanese-Colombian blood from her parents, William Mebarak Chadid and Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado. At her early age, she listened to the music of her parents' culture as well as English-language songs, preferably those came from Nirvana, Led Zeppelin, The Police, and The Cure.
"I was so in love with that rock sound" she said, "But at the same time because my father is of Lebanese descent, I am devoted to Arabic tastes and sounds. Somehow I am fusion of all of those passions and my music is a fusion of elements that I can make coexist in the same place in one song."
Grande does celebrity impressions in one skit, sings 'Not a Feminist Song' in another, and pokes fun at celebrity scandals during the monologue.READ MORE
The video is made up of the scenes from the animated movie that intersperse with footage of Shak recording the song in the studio.READ MORE
In addition to providing a song for the Disney animated film, which hits U.S. theaters in March, Shakira voices a famous and sexy gazelle.READ MORE