To the world-renowned singer from Barranquilla ‘Shakira’ has not been seen for several consecutive years at the Latin Grammy Awards ceremonyin which even much younger artists such as Bad Bunny and Rosalía have shone.
Even his friend and co-writer on songs like ‘La bicicleta’, Carlos Vives was not only present at the 2022 Latin Grammys, but was also a winner with his album Cumbiana II, in the ‘Contemporary Tropical Album’ category.
But, What has happened, then, with the artist from Barranquilla? And when was the last time she was seen at a Latin Grammy Awards ceremony? We tell you.
The last time that Shakira shone with her presence at the Latin Grammy Awards was in the twelfth version of the ceremony, which took place in November 2011.that is to say, that for 11 years the artist has not attended the ceremony, not even to receive the recognitions she received in 2016 with the ‘Latin Grammy Award for Recording of the Year’ and the ‘Latin Grammy Award for Song of the Year’. Year’ or in 2017 for the ‘Latin Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album’.
And in 2022 the situation did not change, since although she was nominated in the ‘Record of the Year’ category for the song ‘Te felicito’ with Rauw Alejandro, she did not show up either.
In 2010, the artist was in one of her best moments at a professional level since her seventh studio album, called ‘Sale el sol’, was in the top positions of the most listened to in October 2010. The year in which she also began her world tour ‘Sale el Sol World Tour’, with which he visited more than 40 countries until October 2011.
In the following month, In November 2011, the artist received the Latin Grammy with which she was positioned as the youngest singer to receive the ‘Person of the Year’ award, at 34 years old.
But apparently, Shakira stopped attending these events when she met Spanish soccer player Gerard Piqué during the Soccer World Cup in South Africa (2010), who publicly revealed on March 29, 2011 that he was dating the Barranquillera.
As the relationship progressed, Shakira decided to move with Piqué to Spain to give priority to their family life with the birth of Milan in January 2013 and Sasha in January 2015, both in Barcelona.
From there she was seen more focused on her private life and taking a slower process with music.
However, this 2022 not only brought with it the separation of the artist with the former soccer player, but also Shakira is quickly and strongly recovering the rhythm of her musical career, since less than two months after the end of the year, the Barranquilla woman received a Spotify plaque for achieving one billion views from his song ‘Hips Don’t Lie’.
As well as the release of the hit ‘Monotonía’ with Ozuna, which already has more than 112 million views in just one month, and the song ‘DON’T YOU WORRY’ with the Black Eyed Peas and David Guetta.
And although she did not attend the Latin Grammy this year either despite being nominated in the ‘Record of the Year’ category for the song ‘Te felicito’ with Rauw Alejandro, in which Jorge Drexler & C. Tangana finally won with the single ‘Tocarte’ , Yes, a future of new successes is seen for the artist, who confessed on her Instagram account that she feels more inspired than ever.“Right now I feel creative, and I feel like it’s an amazing avenue for me to make sense of things.”
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Shakira: when was the last time you attended a ‘Latin Grammy’ gala?