Star magazine quotes Shakira telling a friend why she stays out of the California surf. “I like the beach, but I’m very scared of sharks lately,” she said. “I’ve been watching too much of the Discovery Channel.”
Shakira Shuts Down Pepsi Shoot After Bad Hair Day
June 13, 2002 – Mike Walker of the National Enquirer reports Shakira had the set of a Pepsi commercial shut down after seeing herself in the first shots of the day. She didn’t like her hair so she had extensions put in for the next shoot.
Little In ‘Da Middle But Shakira’s Got Back
June 13, 2002 – Seattle-based rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot, popular in the early 90’s for his hit ‘Baby Got Back’, tells Entertainment Weekly who best qualifies for the song’s title. “You know who has a real back? Shakira,” he said. “That girl got an ass like a painting.”