Birth name Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll
Born February 2, 1977 (age 34)
Genres Latin pop, pop, pop rock, dance, world, electronic
Occupations Singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, philanthropist, dancer
Instruments Vocals, guitar, harmonica,drums, percussion
Years active 1990–present
Labels Sony Music Colombia, Sony Music Latin, Epic, Live Nation Artists
This name uses Spanish naming customs; the first or paternal family name is Mebarak and the second or maternal family name is Ripoll.
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll (born February 2, 1977),known professionally as Shakira (pronounced /ʃəˈkɪəɹə/, Spanish: [ʃaˈkiɾa]),is a Colombian singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, dancer, and philanthropist who emerged in the music scene of Colombia and Latin America in the early 1990s. Born and raised in Barranquilla, Colombia.
Shakira second single "Give It Up To Me(ft Lil Wayne)" from her album "She Wolf"