Shakira has come together with the Argentine producer, bizarreto the program of the well-known American presenter, Jimmy Fallon. It is the first time that the two artists have given a joint interview to talk about their worldwide success.
Bizarrap told in the interview that the first message he sent to Shakira to do a collaboration was in “july of last year“. After his success with ‘Quevedo’, the Argentine producer decided to write to Shakira on Instagram to do a collaboration together.
“He sent me a DM, but I didn’t see him until about three months later,” the singer declared. “Yes, it took you to answer me about two months“, replied the young music producer. Shakira answered with a laugh that “it wasn’t on purpose”, she just doesn’t look at the DMs.
After getting in touch, this hit was born that has driven the whole world crazy. Shakira acknowledged in the interview that the reception “has been incredible.” “I’m just waiting for someone to pinch me and wake me up from this dream. It’s incredible to feel the reaction of so many people,” the singer acknowledged during the interview.
“The thing about this song is that it’s become kind of an anthem for so many women. I’ve had a really rough year after my split. And writing this song has been very important to me. It has been a healthy way to channel my emotions,” Shakira declared.
The one from Barranquilla has recognized that it has “a brotherhood of women who have gone through the same things that I have gone through, who think as I think, who feel as I feel, who they had to put up with as much shit as i did“.
The Colombian stated that “I wrote the song for myself, but I also feel that it was intended for so many women who also needed a forum and a voice to represent them“.