Shakira reaches 30 million fans on Facebook
Colombian singer Shakira reached a new record this week in her social networks when she broke the 30 million fans on Facebook and joined the Top 10 on Twitter, as was reported today.
On Facebook, Shakira is among the top five celebrity sites in the ranks, sharing the Top 5 with artists such as Eminem, Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Michael Jackson, according to the site Famecount, her representatives said in a statement.
In turn, the artist managed to surpass Twitter Oprah Winfrey in the Top 10, according to British newspaper “The Independent”, so today the singer sent a special message of gratitude to her fans through YouTube.
This past weekend Shakira won two 2011 Billboard Music Awards in the categories Top Latin Artist and Top Latin Song for his 2010 theme “Waka Waka (This Time for Africa).
Currently, the Colombian artist continues to tour in Europe on her “Sale El Sol” world tour.