Shakira Net Worth, Early Life and Career.
Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, an outstanding Colombian Singer, a producer, choreographer, entrepreneur and a philanthropist, has sold more than 120 million albums around the world, which includes 25 million albums sold in just United States! She is the most famous singer after Gloria Estefan after releasing some hit songs like “hips don’t lie” and “whenever wherever.”
She has been one of the three most popular people watched on YouTube and has broken the record of more than one billion views on the site. Moreover, she’s also a judge of the famous show, “The Voice”.
Early Life of Shakira
Shakira was born in in the year 1977, 2 February and throughout her journey of 42 years, she has gained so much recognition with her songs and dance, that no one can compete her. She wrote her first poem when she was around 4 to 5 years old. She had a lot of support from her family unlike other singers. Finally, she married, Gerard Pique, A soccer player of Spain. They give birth to Milan in 2013 and Sasha in 2014.
Shakira also introduced Pies Descalzos Foundation for the poor people that works for the cause to provide them shelter and education. This is the reason we are such a big fan of hers. She has also been a member of UNICEF; a Goodwill ambassador. The International Labour Organisation also hold her with a lot of respect.
Shakira Net Worth as of 2020
Shakira’s total Net worth is $300 million. She has been receiving a lot of cash through performing in concerts to signing contract with a concert Organisation, Live nation in the year 2008; she has signed a contract of 10 years for $300 million.
The most shocking fact is that, she has earned $150 million from just prior your visits in different places. As mentioned before, that she has been a judge of “The voice”, so she has been receiving $12 million for just two seasons; The fourth and the sixth one in the year 2013.
Her song, “Waka Waka, this time for Africa” was super hit on YouTube having more than 1.9 billion views and more than 9 million downloads! What a great achievement! This song was the official song for the FIFA World cup, year 2010.
Shakira’s earnings from some albums:
- Shakira has received $4 million for the Album, Laundry Service.
- More than $8.6 million for oral fixation. Same album but different language (Spanish), around $4 million or more.
- Around $2 million each for, She wolf and Sale el Sol.
When Shakira worked for the Freixenet Christmas commercial, she earned around $659,000. She has gathered most of her property and profit through her albums. Her album that was released in 2001, having singles such as the “Wherever whenever”, was at the top on the US Billboard 200, ranked no 3.
Shakira’s Net worth is still increasing because of her amazing songs and outstanding performances in live concerts. Hopefully, we have provided all the information about her net worth and cleared all your confusions!