Hips Don’t Lie Shakira
Song Title: Hips Don’t Lie
Date of release: February 28, 2006
Description: ” Hips Don’t Lie ” is by Shakira ( Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll ), the Colombian singer and songwriter. The song was written by Shakira, Wyclef Jean, Jerry ‘Wonder’ Duplessis, Omar Alfanno, LaTavia Parker and Vinay Rao.
Production for the single was by Shakira, Wyclef Jean and Jerry ‘Wonder’ Duplessis.
” Hips Don’t Lie ” was released as a single by the record label Epic records in February 2006 and taken as the second single from Shakira’s seventh Album ” Oral Fixation, Vol. 2 “.
The song features Salsa mixed with worldbeat (a blend of music influences ) and samples Wyclef Jean’s previous song ” Dance Like This ” along with Omar Alfano’s ” Amores Como El Nuestro “.
The song received its first outing on the Ryan Seacrest Morning Show at the radio station KIIS-FM based in Los Angeles. Shakira also released a Spanish version of the song called ” Será, Será (Las Caderas No Mienten) “, another version produced by RedOne titled ” Hips Don’t Lie/Bamboo ” was performed by Shakira at the 2006 FIFA World Cup in Berlin, Germany.
” Hips Don’t Lie ” was a commercial success for Shakira, in the United States the song entered the Billboard Hot 100 Chart at number eighty-four, from there the song climbed to reach a peak of Number One and spent a total of thirty-one weeks on the chart.
Outside of the United States ” Hips Don’t Lie ” reached Number One in several countries including Australia, New Zealand, Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Italy and the United Kingdom.
The only country where ” Hips Don’t Lie ” failed to make any impact was Sweden, where the song only managed to reach number forty-five and spent five weeks on the chart there.
In the United Kingdom, the song peaked at Number One for five weeks; the song spent sixteen weeks in the Top Ten and a total of forty-eight weeks on the UK chart.
Huge sales for this song has resulted in it becoming the biggest-selling single of the 21st century, ” Hips Don’t Lie ” is considered to be one of Shakira’s signature songs.
BillBoard Highest Chart Position: 1
UK Highest Chart Position: 1
Other Countries Highest Chart Positions: Australia (ARIA) 1, Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40) 2, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders) 1, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia) 1, Canada (Canadian Hot 100) 2, Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100) 1, Denmark (Tracklisten) 4, Europe (European Hot 100 Singles) 1, Finland (Suomen virallinen lista) 2, France (SNEP) 1, Germany (Official German Charts) 1, Hungary (Rádiós Top 40) 1, Hungary (Dance Top 40) 2, Hungary (Single Top 40) 2, Ireland (IRMA) 1, Italy (FIMI) 1, Japan (Japan Hot 100) 1, Netherlands (Single Top 100) 1, New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ) 1, Norway (VG-lista) 2, Poland (Airplay Chart) 2, Romania (UPFR) 1, Slovakia (Rádio Top 100) 8, Sweden (Sverigetopplistan) 45, Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 1
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Wikipedia Page: Wikipedia.org/Shakira