Shakira found her husband cheating with supporting evidence of a disappearing jam bottle. After returning from a trip she found that the fruit spread seems to be empty where Gerard Piqué’ and his sons hate jam. This was found to be suspicious.
The couple was together for 11 years and have two sons. After the official separation in June 2022, they posted publicly that “We regret to confirm that we are separating. For the well-being of our children, who are our highest priority, we ask that you respect our privacy. Thank you for your understanding.” and finally they came to the agreement that, “Our sole objective is to provide our children with the utmost security and protection and hope that they can continue with their lives in a safe and calm environment,”
The Current soccer player moved on with his young girlfriend, Clara Chia Marti. But Shakira fans hardly want her and Chris Evans to be together. In a social media post, it is found to be “Chris Evans followed Shakira on Instagram the day Shakira and Piqué broke up.”
Shakira claims $14M Spanish Tax Case– Fraudulent
Shakira hits back at Spanish authorities
The Hips Don’t Lie singer, Shakira, 45, is not planning to back down. She hit back at Spanish authorities on Nov 25. She called their $14 million tax case against her a fraud one. She declared in her statement that she is innocent and the authorities have “no solid evidence” against her.
“Shakira is a taxpayer who has always shown impeccable tax conduct and has never had tax problems in any other jurisdiction,” The statement from her legal team also read, “With no solid evidence to support the charges against her, she has been fiercely persecuted in the criminal and media spheres using unacceptable methods to damage her reputation and force her to come to a settlement agreement.”
The rockstar also filed legal documents in her defense on the same day. She claims that she was not a full-time resident of the country from 2012 to 2014, hence she need not pay income taxes. It is according to Spanish law, she is alleged to pay taxes if she spends 183 days or more in one year.
A court date is yet to be scheduled and Shakira is ready to take the trial. The statement also revealed, “Shakira wishes to express her absolute confidence in the independence of the Spanish justice system and her firm conviction that, after the trial, her full innocence will prevail,” the statement read.
Shakira’s ‘Hips Don’t Lie’ trending on Spotify
Shakira posted on Instagram that her ‘Hips Don’t Lie’ got 1 billion Spotify streams, the singer’s positive approach towards life amid the tax fraud lawsuit.
Pop star Shakira’s ‘Hips Don’t Lie’ has got 1 billion Spotify Streams and the company has sent a plaque to the singer.
The singer with the Spotify plaque posted an image on Instagram with the caption, “Wow! One billion streams for ‘Hips Don’t Lie.”
Shakira, 45, thanked Spotify and Wyclef Jean for the plaque and the collaboration respectively. She also thanked all her fans for their incredible support.
Spotify commented on Shakira’s post, “One billion streams don’t lie! This track will always be a bop 🔥”
The singer’s this announcement follows a judgment by a Spanish Judge who asked Shakira to face trial for committing tax fraud. The Spanish prosecutors who alleged the singer in the lawsuit, seek eight years of prison time for Shakira as they claimed she didn’t pay the $14 million tax amount for her stay in Spain between 2012 and 2014.
Shakira will face the next trial and the Judge will decide whether she has to serve prison time as suggested by the prosecutors.The Waka waka singer has told that she didn’t move to Spain until 2015. Shakira, 45, recently ended her ten-year relationship with her boyfriend Spanish soccer player Gerard Piqué, with whom she shares two children, Sasha Piqué Mebarak and Milan Piqué Mebarak who were born in 2013 and 2015 respectively.
Spanish Judge orders pop star Shakira to face trial over tax fraud
‘Waka waka’ song singer Shakira to face trial for a lawsuit, alleging the pop star has committed tax fraud
A Judge from Barcelona court ordered pop singer Shakira to face trial for committing tax fraud in Spain.
In addition, the Spanish prosecutors want Shakira to spend eight years in prison for not paying around $14 million to their government.
On the other hand, Shakira’s representatives said that the Colombian singer has paid $17.2 million to the Spanish government comprising tax amount and its interests.
The lawsuit began in 2018 when the Spanish prosecutors accused Shakira of committing tax evasion asking her to pay the taxes for her stay in the country between 2012 and 2014 because she has spent more than half her time there.
“First of all, I didn’t spend 183 days per year at that time at all. I was busy fulfilling my professional commitments around the world. Second, I paid everything they claimed I owed, even before they filed a lawsuit. So as of today, I owe zero to them,” Shakira told Elle magazine.
Shakira, whose real name is Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, has told that she didn’t move to Spain until 2015. The 45-year-old singer recently ended her ten-year relationship with her boyfriend Spanish soccer player Gerard Piqué, with whom she shares two children, Sasha Piqué Mebarak and Milan Piqué Mebarak who were born in 2013 and 2015 respectively.
Gerard Piqué has then found his new girlfriend, Clara Chia.
Shakira Spends Time with Her Sons In The Ocean!
The ‘Hips Don’t Lie’ singer was very much involved on Thursday when she was having a quality time with her sons.
The ‘Hips Don’t Lie’ singer was very much involved on Thursday when she was having a quality time with her sons. The 43 yr old was seen bodyboarding with her kids Milan 7 and Sasha Piqué Mebarak 5 whom she shares with soccer player Gerard Pique in Barcelona Spain.
The Colombian beauty was all smiles and giggling while teaching her sons to go on the waves with the board. Later they were back to the shore where Sasha was seen playing with the sand. Adorable!
All this is quite a moment to be cherished for the pop icon. Earlier last year she was decked up with a busy schedule which had kept her away from her loved ones for days together. Speaking on this earlier she said: “Sometimes, it’s very hard when you cannot see your sons for a month or even more,” and “It is so hard. But we call each other via FaceTime, so we are in constant communication that helps.”
As the COVID-19 has halted the music world for quite a while, it has enabled Shakira to be with her boys at the need of the hour.
Through her tours have been postponed the singer will still make sure to entertain her fans with the Disney Family Singalong: Volume II exclusive. She will be seen alongside other pop stars like Katy Perry (“Baby Mine“), Chloe x Halle with Anika Noni Rose (“Almost There”), Halsey (“Part Of Your World”), John Legend and Jennifer Hudson (“Beauty and the Beast”) to gear up the spirits of children who are at home due to lockdown.
Moreover, Shaks was seen singing “Try Everything” from Zootopia which was quite apt as she had also given her voice for the character Gazelle in the movie.
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