In her latest music video for the song “Girl Like Me,” Shakira proudly showed off her toned abs while rocking a trendy 1980s workout ensemble. The beloved Colombian singer, who is now 43 years old, collaborated with the Black Eyed Peas on this long-awaited project, which they had been working on for over a decade. The band’s member, will.i.am, shared in a YouTube comment that Shakira had actually visited his studio back in 2008 to begin collaborating on the song.
Shakira showcased her well-toned abs while showing off her dance moves in a music video for the new song “Girl Like Me.” The artist expressed her excitement about the release, mentioning the various versions of the song that were created before settling on the perfect one. The video also featured will.i.am, the founder and frontman of the group, who expressed his gratitude for the opportunity to work with Shakira. Her workout attire for the video had a nostalgic feel, with a high-cut design that highlighted her famous curves. The ensemble included a shiny blue headband, suspenders, and thick black legwarmers.
Getting it done: The Colombian sensation, who is 43 years old, teamed up with the Black Eyed Peas for their latest track, marking the culmination of a 12-year-long endeavor.
Playful presentation: Shakira’s nostalgic exercise ensemble was designed with a daring high-cut design that aimed to showcase her breathtaking curves, which contributed to her well-deserved reputation as the ideal vocalist for the iconic song “Hips Don’t Lie” in the bygone era.
Once she had it on, the outfit exuded a retro charm with its shiny blue headband, along with a pair of suspenders and thick black legwarmers. In a dazzling display, she showcased her impressive dancing skills as she effortlessly moved through a complex routine, accompanied by two talented backup performers. Adding a nostalgic touch that reminded one of vintage exercise videos, her sleeveless red crop top featured a stylish mock turtleneck. After donning an electrifying 80s-inspired look, she took a leap forward and effortlessly transformed into a cool skater girl straight out of the 90s. Shakira confidently donned a revealing red top, perfectly matched with fingerless gloves and elbow pads, and finished the look with flapper-inspired fringe, drawing attention to her stunning legs.
Looking as good as ever: ‘In case you didn’t catch it, back in 2008 @shakira actually paid a visit to my recording studio where we collaborated on the track “Girl Like Me,”‘ shared will.i.am from the band, leaving a comment on the YouTube video.
Now available: ‘I am thrilled that this song has finally been released…I’ve crafted numerous variations of this song…and we have finally discovered the ideal vibe for it… and now, the music video has arrived!’ he exclaimed.
Entertainer: ‘Thank you SHAKIRA!!! I had an amazing time collaborating with you..,’ concluded will.i.am, the visionary and leading figure of the group.
She effortlessly glided on a virtual white backdrop adorned with vibrant animated jewels, showcasing her skateboarding skills.
Shakira took the spotlight during the chorus, playfully teasing the audience with her enchanting vocals: ‘Rumor has it you’re searching for a girl like me.’
In the midst of her diverse styles, she gracefully transported herself to a bygone era, donning an exquisite pale gold corset and matching crinoline.
Accompanied by a couple of handsome gentlemen, they skillfully styled her hair as part of their choreography while she flawlessly lip-synced her captivating lyrics.
Fantastic: Following her electrifying appearance reminiscent of the 1980s, she effortlessly transitioned into a carefree skater girl straight out of the 1990s.
Setting the stage ablaze: In the midst of showcasing her stunning attire from the 1900s, she effortlessly transported herself back in time to gracefully display a delicate pale gold corset and a perfectly coordinated crinoline.
In an impressive display, two charming gentlemen accompanied her, effortlessly intertwining their fingers through her hair as part of their choreography while she playfully lip-synced to her own lyrics. Simultaneously, will.i.am found himself on a set that perfectly captured the ominous essence of the music video, commencing with a visually stunning mushroom cloud explosion. As the scene unfolded, the irresistible heartthrob gracefully settled onto a meticulously crafted set piece meant to resemble a pile of debris. Despite the chaotic surroundings, he managed to find solace in a plush chair, exuding an undeniable allure reminiscent of the 1980s. Adorned in a shimmering sequined T-shirt that complemented his vibrant red bomber jacket and matching sweatpants, not to mention his stylish sunglasses, will.i.am radiated an air of glamour.
‘When it comes to my preferred type of women, I have a soft spot for Latinas who resemble Selena,’ proclaimed apl.de.ap, the charismatic member of our band, whose real name is Allan Pineda Lindo. He confidently shared his preference in a mix of English and Spanish, stating, ‘I appreciate their beauty with the line, “Morena estás más fina,” which translates to complimenting a brunette.’
Furthermore, apl.de.ap continued to express his admiration for women hailing from the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, and Colombia. Not stopping there, he also expressed his fondness for the Chicanas in East LA, who he humorously mentioned desire a piece of the “big manzana.”
There he stands: Taboo from the iconic music group Black Eyed Peas, known by his birth name Jaime Luis Gomez, made a daring statement with his choice of attire. He sported vibrant turquoise jewelry and a striking yellow leather jacket, capturing everyone’s attention.
Adding to the intriguing atmosphere, the backdrop behind him portrayed an apocalyptic scene, with countless cars swirling through the air as if caught in the midst of a powerful explosion.
Excitingly, Black Eyed Peas and the talented Shakira joined forces for the very first time on their collaboration “Girl Like Me,” featured on the band’s album titled Translation. This dynamic blend of musical prowess promises a memorable and chart-topping experience for fans of both artists.
Urban View: The irresistibly attractive individual soon discovers himself situated on a stage prop that seemingly depicts a heap of wreckage.