Shakira gained fame for her vibrant hip-shaking moves, and she didn’t hold back in showcasing them last night. However, the talented 34-year-old Colombian artist surprised everyone today by revealing her compassionate side while connecting with a young boy at a children’s home. During her visit to this institution in Rio de Janeiro, which aims to support underprivileged children, Shakira exhibited her genuine care and affection for these youngsters.
That grin speaks volumes: Shakira made a delightful appearance today at a Social Program in Rio de Janeiro, focusing on impoverished children, where she displayed undeniable affection towards a charming young boy.
Compassionate: The 34-year-old woman took off her shoes to ensure her comfort while engaging with the children on the floor.
Embraces: The beloved singer of the hit “Hips Don’t Lie” appeared at ease and filled with joy as she interacted with the young boy. Sporting a casual look consisting of ripped jeans, a pink gingham shirt, and her hair casually tied in a ponytail, the Hips Don’t Lie star couldn’t help but shower the little boy with affection, captivated by his presence.
She kicked off her shoes and sat on the floor, engaging in playful activities with him and the rest of the children gathered around. Shakira’s genuine adoration for the boy was evident as she gave her undivided attention and affection to him.
Later on, Shakira delivered a heartfelt speech, clearly thrilled to dedicate her valuable time to this meaningful cause.
A few hours earlier, she had graced the stage in an electrifying performance at the renowned Rock in Rio music festival. The transformation was remarkable, as she confidently pranced around in her sleek black leather pants and a stunning golden top that shimmered under the stage lights. It was an unforgettable sight to behold. In recognition of her tremendous talent and contributions to the Latin music industry, Shakira was honored as the recipient of the prestigious title, “Person of the Year,” by the Latin Recording Academy in 2011.
Speaking to the audience, the generous celebrity expressed a few words. On November 9, she will receive an extraordinary tribute, consisting of a delightful dinner and concert filled with performances by fellow Latin stars who will showcase some of her most cherished songs. A significant portion of the funds raised during this event will be allocated to support the Pies Descalzos Foundation, an organization close to the singer’s heart that focuses on constructing schools for underprivileged children. Shakira has also clarified recent rumors, firmly denying any involvement in a birthday celebration for Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of war-torn Chechnya in Russia.
Vibrant Show: Shakira delighted the audience with a stunning rendition of her popular songs at the Rock in Rio event that took place last night. Putting all rumors to rest, the talented singer clarified on Twitter that she had never planned to perform for the Chechen president or government. Apart from her professional commitments, Shakira also knows how to enjoy herself and is currently in a relationship with Gerard Pique, a former Manchester United football player. Their love story began on the set of her music video for the song “Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)” last year.
Behold me: The vocalist proudly displayed her renowned abdominal muscles. The tune served as the official anthem for the 2010 FIFA World Cup held in South Africa, where the victorious nation was Spain. In the month of January, Shakira made public the termination of her 11-year partnership with Argentine attorney Antonio de la Rua. It was in the month of March when she confirmed her romance with Pique, sharing an image of themselves on her Twitter account. This photograph was accompanied by a caption that affectionately stated, ‘Allow me to introduce you to my radiant source of joy’.
Shakira was selected as the Person of the Year by the Latin Recording Academy in 2011. After her impressive performance at Rock in Rio, she spent time with a baby at a children’s home, showcasing her loving nature.