Shakira Shakes Up Super Bowl Half-Time Show with Mesmerizing Belly Dancing Performance that Defies Age

Shakira, the famous Colombian singer celebrated her 43rd birthday in a grand manner by delivering an exhilarating performance with Jennifer Lopez at the Super Bowl LIV half-time show on Sunday. Shakira wowed the audience with her instrumental skills and entertained them with her greatest hits including “She Wolf”. However, it was her mesmerizing belly dancing moves that truly captivated the crowd in Miami, Florida during the break of the game between San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs.

Show stopping: Shakira dazzled as she took the stage during the Super Bowl LIV half-time show on Sunday evening

Shakira’s captivating performance at the half-time show of Super Bowl LIV was a highlight of the Sunday night event.

Roped in: While showing off her curves, Shakira incorporated a rope into her routine

Roped in: While showing off her curves, Shakira incorporated a rope into her routine

Shakira flaunted her curves by adding a rope to her act during the performance.

Details: Shakira's red half-time show ensemble was custom Dundascustom Dundascustom featured intricate beading and choreo-friendly fringe

Shakira slayed the stage in a personalized Dundas ensemble during her fiery halftime show. The outfit was embellished with detailed beads and had tassels that were perfectly in sync with her moves.

She Wolf: The singer treated fans to a dance-packed performance of her 2009 hit single She Wolf

During the recent game held at the Hard Rock Stadium, Shakira wowed her fans with a phenomenal dance routine to her 2009 hit song, She Wolf. The Latin music sensation made an impressive entrance amid a magnificent fireworks display that left the audience spellbound. Shakira’s performance on a circular stage adorned with glowing lights while dressed in a stunning red sequined mini dress and matching wristbands was simply mesmerizing. The support of numerous backup dancers added even more vibrancy to the show. Following her energetic display, Shakira exhibited her musical prowess by playing the guitar for her soulful ballad, Empire.

Flashing Abs: Shakira has some of the most impressive abs in Hollywood and she wanted her audience to know it

Flashing Abs: Shakira has some of the most impressive abs in Hollywood and she wanted her audience to know it

Shakira’s Defined Abdominal Muscles: The gifted performer flaunts a set of toned abs that are highly coveted by many in the entertainment industry. She doesn’t shy away from showcasing her dedication and effort, proudly revealing them to her fans.

Whenever, Whenever: The crowd really went wild when the singer performed her 2001 hit Whenever, Wherever

The crowd was overjoyed as they listened to the singer perform her hit song from 2001, Whenever, Wherever. Their enthusiasm was evident through their cheers and screams of joy.

Get low: Shakira showcased some major flexibility as she put in all her effort into the show's choreography

Shakira showed off her incredible flexibility as she enthusiastically executed the choreography during the performance.

Matchy Matchy: Shakira's dancers donned red outfits that coordinated with the star's glittering ensemble

The dancers accompanying Shakira were dressed in stunning red attire that impeccably coordinated with the singer’s shimmering outfit.

Take it away: Shakira aimed her mic at the audience for them to sing the lyrics on their own

Shakira encouraged the audience to participate by directing her microphone towards them, allowing them to sing the lyrics on their own.

Shredding: Following She Wolf, the songstress wielded a glittering guitar for the performance of her 2014 hit single Empire

Shredding: Following She Wolf, the songstress wielded a glittering guitar for the performance of her 2014 hit single Empire

The artist popularly known as She Wolf showcased her guitar prowess while performing her hit single Empire from 2014. The audience’s excitement peaked as she effortlessly transitioned to Whenever, Wherever, her classic from 2001. With the microphone in hand, the birthday celebrant mesmerized the crowd with her signature hip movements. Her wild blonde wavy hair complemented her 5-foot-2-inch frame as she took control of the world’s biggest stage.

Shine: The performance took place on a large, light up round stage

The performance took place on a huge rounded stage that was brightly lit up.

Whenever, Wherever: Shakira electrified the Miami, Florida crowd as she brought back her iconic belly dancing moves

Big game: It was during the intermission of the San Francisco 49ers vs Kansas City Chiefs game

“Get Your Groove On”: The singer moved her hair in perfect time with the beat.

Lean into it: In one part of the number, Shakira and her gang of female dancers performed some suggestive synchronized choreography

Shakira’s Super Bowl performance was full of energy and excitement, featuring some steamy dance moves from her all-female crew. The show didn’t disappoint in terms of surprises either, with unexpected appearances from Bad Bunny and J Balvin, who joined Shakira on stage as she belted out a version of Cardi B’s hit “I Like It.” Fans were thrilled to see Shakira and J Lo share the stage, and they definitely got their money’s worth from the Empire singer’s impressive performance.

Flexible: At one point, Shakira took flight with a high kick

Shakira showcased her impressive flexibility by effortlessly lifting her leg high up in the air as she soared gracefully.

Roaring: The crowd erupted in cheers as the singer swayed about in her ruby red ensemble

With the crowd cheering excitedly, the singer moved gracefully in her breathtaking red outfit, her beautiful voice resounding throughout the room.

Crowd Surf: The singer dove into the roaring crowd

During her performance, Shakira showcased her boldness by leaping into the lively crowd and flaunting her impressive salsa moves. To top it off, she even concluded her segment with her iconic hit, “Hips Don’t Lie”. The multi-talented Colombian artist didn’t stop there; she played the drums and demonstrated her confidence in her fans by taking a leap off stage. Post her spectacular act, she took to Instagram to express her appreciation to her fans, stating that it was the finest birthday present ever. Other notable personalities likewise utilized social media platforms to share their views about the extraordinary halftime show.

Big smiles: The energy was electric as the singer beamed upon her roaring crowd

With a beaming smile on her face, the performer gazed out at the lively crowd who was cheering and filling the air with energy.

Love to fans: She made sure to provide her fans with a hefty amount of interaction, leaning in to grab hands

Demonstrating love and appreciation towards her supporters was a paramount concern for her. She made every effort to connect with them by drawing closer and holding their hands.

Skills: The singer was joined by her long-time guitar players during the hypnotic Half Time Show

The enthralling performance during the intermission showcased the vocalist performing alongside her experienced guitarists.

Queen: Her dazzling red top featured a criss cross neckline that flattered her enviable decolletage

Shakira, who is known as the Queen of the Super Bowl Halftime Show, received an outpouring of compliments on Twitter for her gorgeous red top. The top featured a criss cross neckline that accentuated her stunning decolletage. Kim Kardashian was among those who praised Shakira, referring to her as ‘beautiful’ and applauding both Shakira and J Lo for their incredible performance. Khloe, Kim’s sister, also joined in on spreading the love on social media. Overall, it was agreed that Shakira and J Lo absolutely nailed their performance!

Whoops: As she danced, the red vixen nearly flashed the audience as her fringe moved up, down, and around

Mistake: As the lively fox danced to the beat, her tassels were swinging in all directions, nearly revealing more than intended to the audience.

Bright lights: The crowd donned sparkling bracelets which added to the show's atmosphere

The sparkling crowd added to the atmosphere of the occasion with their radiant wrist accessories that brightened up the surroundings.

Fishnets: Adding to the sex appeal of her ensemble, the singer was seen sporting micro-fishnets

The artist upped her game by showing off her sensual side with micro-fishnet attire. A social media user was amazed at the age-defying beauty and energetic stage presence of Shakira and J Lo during their halftime show performance. Kylie Jenner also shared some snapshots of the dynamic duo on her Instagram account. Their exuberant energy was infectious and even rubbed off on her, making her feel revitalized.

Hands high: The audience couldn't help but reach out towards their favorite star

With arms raised high, the adoring fans couldn’t resist reaching out to touch their favorite celebrity.

Wrist cuffs: The singer donned matching red wrist cuffs which added to her fantastical dancing

With her mesmerizing dance moves stealing everyone’s attention, the singer accentuated her look with a pair of striking red wrist cuffs that added an extra touch of elegance to her performance.

Pop and lock: The dancers and Shakira went in on their dance moves

The halftime show at the Super Bowl was a sight to behold as the dancers and Shakira wowed the audience with their impressive moves. Even Lady Gaga, a past performer at the event, took to Twitter to express her admiration for @JLo and @shakira, as well as the special guests, commending them for their amazing performance and powerful and sexy presence. Cardi B, who was also present, couldn’t get enough of Shakira and J Lo’s talents on stage and recorded every moment of it. The Latina performers not only garnered high praise from fellow celebrities but also from fans, cementing their place in Super Bowl history with an unforgettable performance.

I Like It: Shakira was joined by Puerto Rican rapper Bad Bunny

I’m a Shakira admirer and I was delighted to see her performing alongside Bad Bunny, a talented rapper hailing from Puerto Rico.

Carrying her: Fans made sure to carry the singer along safely

Moving her safely: Fans took it upon themselves to guarantee the safety of the singer during transportation.

Wow factor: The Colombian hitmaker - real name Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll - kicked off the 12-minute show

Shakira, the famous Colombian singer also known as Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, kicked off her show with a spectacular 12-minute performance that left the audience in awe.

Show stopping: The singer impressed with her ability to deliver vocals and theatrics

Outstanding Showmanship: The singer left the spectators in awe with her exceptional combination of melodious vocals and captivating stage presence.

In formation: The choreography during the Waka Waka singer's performance showcased stellar coordination

The Waka Waka performer’s dance moves showcased an impressive level of coordination and cooperation among the dancers.

Get in line: The dancer gyrated behind Shakira as she belted her tunes

During the much-awaited performance of Shakira and Jennifer Lopez, one of the dancers was spotted gyrating behind Shakira while she sang her tunes. The audience consisted of famous personalities such as rapper Jay-Z, his daughter Blue Ivy, Cardi B, and model Emily Ratajkowski. The show lasted for 12 minutes and was graced by special guests like Lopez’s daughter Emme, Puerto Rican rapper Bad Bunny, and Colombian performer J Balvin. Demi Lovato started the day with a flawless rendition of the national anthem. Shakira had expressed her excitement about the big event and shared that she had been preparing for it for months.

Epic: Shakira raised her mic to the sky as she took in the moment

It was a sight to behold as Shakira raised her mic to the heavens, soaking in the grandeur of the occasion.

All in: The Latin songstress proved she was a triple threat as she danced, sang, and played her way through her once in a lifetime performance

The Latin American female artist showcased her versatility during an incredible performance. She danced to the rhythm, sang with power and played her instrument with skill. It was a show that won’t be forgotten.

Hard Rock Stadium: The stadium occupied nearly 66,000 people on Sunday

Over the weekend, a massive crowd of around 66,000 people gathered at the Hard Rock Stadium.

Bang it out: Shakira showed off her endless stream of talent as she made her way to a drum set

With confidence, Shakira displayed her impressive set of skills as she approached a drum set.

Represent: She later joined Jennifer Lopez for the grand finale

Shakira joined Jennifer Lopez for the much-anticipated finale of the show. The singer was overwhelmed by the enormity of the event, including the stage and audience size. She had been preparing for months, training both physically and vocally harder than ever before. Shakira felt privileged to have this opportunity and wanted to inspire young Latin girls worldwide with her performance. In collaboration with Jennifer, they discussed the significance behind their act, which held a special meaning for them. Just before the show, Lopez posted a photo of them hugging during rehearsals, captioned with the heartwarming message, “Let’s show the world what two little Latin girls can achieve.”

Cheeky: The ladies teased the crowd with a tasteful peek at their perk backsides

In a flirtatious manner, the ladies lured in the crowd by teasingly revealing a small peek of their alluring backsides.

Glittering Gals: Shakira changed in a gold ensemble featuring a cropped jacket and fringed mini shorts, while Lopez donned the same outfit in silver

The ladies were sparkling at the event with their eye-catching outfits. Shakira went for a bold move by donning a gorgeous gold attire that consisted of a short jacket and fringed shorts. Meanwhile, Lopez chose to match her with the same outfit but in a breathtaking silver shimmer.

Pride: Lopez, with hair strewn about, couldn't help but smile as the women stood side by side of the world's biggest stage on Sunday night

Lopez had a huge grin on her face while standing alongside her female co-performers on the world’s biggest stage on Sunday night. After months of preparation, it was a dream come true to finally see their efforts come to fruition. At a press conference held just 24 hours before the show, Lopez admitted that she had been yearning for this opportunity for years. She firmly believes that everything happens at the right time and that this was the perfect moment for her to showcase herself at the Super Bowl. Lopez felt that performing on this stage was her destiny and that God had chosen her for this honor. She and her team were all set for this momentous occasion and couldn’t wait to share their performance with the world.

Marveling: Lopez and Shakira marveled at the audience filling the nearly 66,000 seat stadium in Miami

Astounded: Lopez and Shakira were left astounded by the sight of the packed stadium in Miami. The fact that almost 66,000 seats were filled with their fans was almost too incredible for them to believe.

Giving all they got: Lopez, 50, and Shakira, 43, rivaled women much younger as they displayed their enviably muscular physiques throughout the 12-minute Half Time Show

Lopez and Shakira, who are both in their 40s, left the crowd in awe with their fit physiques during the 12-minute Half Time Show. The pair were driven by the desire to unite and motivate people through their performance. They believe that music and sports are two things that can bring individuals together. Their goal is to create a moment filled with love, joy, happiness, and unity. Lopez emphasized that their performance was a celebration of all the wonderful things that each person possesses, recognizing their unique potential.

Empowering: There is so much that we can achieve, just me and Shakira being on that stage is something where people go,

Motivational: Jennifer Lopez shared that collaborating with Shakira is empowering and uplifting. Their joint performance gives people hope to pursue their aspirations because they can see that anything is achievable, as long as they work hard for it. The enthusiastic cheers from the audience are a testament to the fact that success is within reach for everyone.

We did it: The Latin singers shared a passionate embrace as they relished in their monumental accomplishment

The Latin performers embraced each other tightly, filled with happiness and a sense of accomplishment for their groundbreaking success. Lopez, who originates from the Bronx, shared her delight in having two Latin musicians as headliners on an international platform, proudly representing her identity as a woman, a Latin, and an American. She desires that their show will encourage and inspire others to strive for their goals, demonstrating that anything is possible. Additionally, Lopez hopes that their performance will be both impressive and welcoming, spreading positive energy and warmth.

Before the show: J.Lo shared this snap with her fans on Sunday just hours before the show. 'Let's show the world what two little Latin girls can do,' she wrote

In anticipation of the show, J.Lo shared a picture on social media with her fans. She conveyed her enthusiasm and positive outlook by stating, “Together, let’s showcase the world what two influential Latin women can achieve.”

Thankful: Shortly after her performance, Shakira took to Instagram to thank her fans for 'the best birthday gift'

After rocking the Super Bowl stage, Shakira took to Instagram to express her gratitude to her fans for the best birthday gift ever. She was thrilled to have had the opportunity to deliver the ultimate live performance, and she emphasized the importance of achieving a balance between big moments and intimate emotional moments. The setlist for the show, co-produced by Jay-Z and Roc Nation, proved to be a challenge to narrow down, as fans were eager for all her greatest hits. Nevertheless, Shakira and her team managed to put together an unforgettable, fun, and high-energy performance that they are all excited about.

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