Shakira Net worth, Biography, Husband and Height
Shakira (full name: Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll) is a singer, dancer, model and song writer from Colombia who is noted for her belly dancing abilities. After gaining success in Latin America from her fourth album back in 1998, she decided to breach English-language market. She launched Laundry Service, her fifth album in English version. She is remembered mostly as a singer of Waka Waka in 2010 Fifa World Cup which became the most popular World Cup Song of all time. Shakira is one of the most successful Latin Singers so far. She is also actively involved in charity through her own Pies Descalzos Foundation.
According to the biography of Shakira, she was born on 2nd February 1977 in Barranquilla of Colombia which makes her current age to be 39 years. Her parents include her mother Nidia Ripoll and father William Mebarak Chadid. Shakira is an Arabic name. She has Spanish- Italian ethnicity. Her family believed in Roman Catholic religion. She was not a shy girl. She got her first contract in performance from Sony when she was at the age of around 13 years.
Shakira is a married woman. She got married to her husband Gerard Pique in 2010. Together, the couple has 2 children. Gerard is one of the prominent football players from Spain. Shakira and Gerard met for the first time in 2010. She gave birth to the first child from Gerard in 2013 whom she named Milan Pique. Previously, Shakira was dating Antonio de la Rúa in 2000. Antonio was a lawyer from Argentina. Shakira ended the romantic relationship with Antonio in 2011.
Shakira Net worth is estimated at USD 220 Million. Since she is still active in singing career, her net worth is expected to increase more in future. Although most of her earning is from musical tour and selling of albums, she also earns from brands endorsement and featuring in parties and other social events. Her assets include a lavish house in Florida that is worth USD 5.9 million. She also owns a farm house in Uruguay and a lavish mansion in Barcelona.
Shakira is a woman of divine beauty. Shakira height is 5 ft. 2 inch while her weight is 53 kg. Her body measurements is 34- 24- 37 inch.
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