Shakira, is a 45-year-old Colombian singer who has won Grammy, Billboard and MTV awards. Her husband is a Spanish Footballer. He confirmed her sepration. According to the Associated Press (AP), a joint statement issued by the 2 promotional material (PR) agencies confirmed the separation.
A statement issued by the 2 sides expressed regret over the separation and said that the 2 were separating for the higher future and upbringing of their children. The two also appealed to the media to require care of their privacy, but failed to provides a clear reason for his or her separation. The two are in an exceedingly relationship for the past 12 years and have two children, both living within the land of Spain, Gerard Pique's home country.
The relationship between Shakira and Gerard Pique was established in 2010, the romance between the 2 grew when the footballer appeared within the singer's city Afaq Gane (Waka Waka) in 2010. The song is additionally one in all Shakira's most listened songs and she or he reached new heights of fame.
Gerard Peck and Shakira were married after Waka Waka, but now they're separated after 12 years of relationship. News of the separation and differences between the 2 has been circulating within the Spanish media for the past few weeks and it's been reported that Gerard Pique has started living but his wife and youngsters.
The two are separated at a time when the 2 face separate legal proceedings in Spain. Shakira is facing proceeding for failing to pay $15 million in taxes on her earnings from music concerts between 2012 and 2014.
Gerard Pique has been accused of taking several dollars in commissions to secure the participation of a Spanish team within the Saudi Football Cup. Gerard Pack and Shakira have denied the allegations against them and have stated they're going to not run within the by-elections. Gerard Pique is one amongst the simplest footballers in Europe and one in every of the best earning Spanish footballers. Shakira is one in all the foremost popular singers not only in Colombia and Spain but also within the world, she is additionally one amongst the best earning personalities.