Shakira has an undeniable charm that can captivate anyone who lays eyes on her stunning photographs. Born in Barranquilla, Colombia, her birth name is Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll. She has gained global recognition for her talent as a musician, dancer, businesswoman, and philanthropist. She launched her musical career at the age of 13 when she released her first album titled “Magia” under Sony Music Colombia. Her second studio album “Peligro” followed two years later.