Shakira net worth is $ 230 million. The majority of her fortune comes from music sales and albums while some also come from her other ventures. Shakira began her career in 1990, although her debut album “Magia” was released in 1991. Till date, the singer has released more than 8 music albums, some in English while other in Spanish.
In 1997, Shakira did her first tour named “Tour Pies Descalzos (1996–97)”. Thereafter, she went to four other tours which included “Tour Anfibio “, “Oral Fixation Tour”, “Tour of the Mongoose”, and “The Sun Comes Out World Tour”.
Shakira net worth
|Shakira net worth||Year|
|$ 200 million||2012|
|$ 212 million||2015|
|$ 230 million||2016|
|$ 12 million||2012|
|$ 18 million||2015|
The total collection for “Tour of the Mongoose” and “The Sun Comes Out World Tour” exceeded $ 180 million combined.
Born to William Mebarak Chadid and Nidia Ripoll Torrado, Shakira has no siblings. Though her father had eight other children from his previous marriage. Growing up in a strict Catholic family, Shakira went to a Catholic school, where she started singing from formative years. She also started performing different dancing styles during school functions and other such events.
Over the subsequent years, Shakira worked on her skills as once her music teacher told her that she sounds like a goat. During the initial years, her career grew at a slow pace. As her first two albums could not perform well and the sales were not impressive. It was after her third and fourth album that her career gained momentum.
For her work, the singer has won numerous awards and recognition. It includes two Grammy Awards, five MTV Video Music Awards, seven Billboard Music Awards, eight Latin Grammy Awards, and 28 Billboard Latin Music Awards.