January 26, 2011 07:18:14 GMT
'One billion views around the world is an unthinkable number and more than I could ever have dreamed of,' said the sexy singer in response to the achievement.
Sexy singer Shakira is celebrating after scoring a billion views on video sharing website YouTube.com. The "Hips Don't Lie" hitmaker hit the milestone on Tuesday, January 25 and thanked her online fans for their support.
She says, "Thank you all for this magnificent news. A billion views!! Incredible! I'm celebrating!! I'm really happy to hear the news. One billion views around the world is an unthinkable number and more than I could ever have dreamed of."
Lady GaGa and Justin Bieber have also landed a billion views on the site.
This is the second achievement that Shakira got this week. The singer/songwriter took home two awards at the NRJ Awards, the International Female Artist of the Year Award and International Song of the Year for her single "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa.)".