Full Name: Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll
Why Famous: Whenever Wherever, Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)
- 1999-08-12 Shakira records her first live album in New York City, titled "MTV Unplugged"
- 2001-11-13 Shakira's fifth studio album and first English language album, "Laundry Service", is released
- 2009-07-13 "She Wolf", the lead single from Shakira's eighth album, premieres
- 2011-11-09 Shakira is honoured as Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year