Bits of Shakira info
Her full name is Shakira Isobel Mebarak Ripoll She was born in Barranquilla, Colombia Her birthday is February 2, 1977 She wrote over forty songs by the time she was ten When she was 14 her first album was released (only in Colombia) She won multiple Grammys She won a World Music Award (among others)
Her albums have reached gold or platinum status in:
The song 'Ojos asi' has a verse in Arabic Shakira means "Woman full of grace" in Arabic The Time magazine review said missing out on 'donde...' would be "at least a misdemeanor" The cd The Remixes contains several of her hits in Portuguese. When the English album comes out, it will be the fourth language Shakira has recorded in.