Shakira's 'WAKA WAKA', No. of Viewers Exceeded 1 Billion

Los Angeles; Colombian singer Shakira’s super hit song ‘Waka waka’, released for the football world cup in 2010, hits over 1 billion viewers on the famous site YouTube. Due to the popularity of this specific song of hers, Shakira has become the third largest Latin singer in the world. Many singers tried to follow in Shakira’s footsteps after ‘Waka waka’, but couldn’t reach her level of popularity.

Media reports that Shakira’s love life also started during the video recording of this song, when she fell in love with her Spanish soccer star partner Gerard. The couple is now blessed with 2 kids.