Tonight, the first live performance of the most influential duo of recent times, Shakira and Bizarrap, could finally be seen, and as expected, they chose the medium that would give them the most coverage: the Jimmy Fallon show.
After the presentation of the popular entertainment on American television, the couple came on stage and gave an explosive interpretation of “Session 53”, which brought so many pains to Gerard Piqué, the Colombian singer, with the audience dancing and singing. (a good part of it was finished in Spanish), and also as a howling wolf, adding parts which were not hidden in the notation and which were not hidden. She was also dressed in a spectacular black leather watch, which she clutched a Rolex on her left hand, another nod to the song’s lyrics, which make fun of the change from that luxurious watch to the modest Casio. partner that footballer
The Colombian singer and Argentinian producer were the third guests of the show after Lucia Liu and Damson Idris. In the interview, Shakira admitted that Milan, her eldest son, was the most important role in the production of the song, while also recalling that this song cycle served as therapy to overcome the traumatic separation from Gerard Piqué.
Making (more) history
Shakira and Bizarrap made history in the music business with “Session 53”, which not only reached the top of the charts, but also broke four Guinness records no less.
Colombian singer and 24-year-old Argentinian DJ and producer (real name Gonzalo Julián Conde) achieved the record for a Latin song on YouTube in 24 hours with 63,000,000 views, as well as the fastest Latin song on YouTube. to 100 million views on YouTube, the Latin song with the most playback on Spotify in 24 hours, with 14,393,342 views. By the end of the first week, that number had risen to a whopping 80,646,962, making it the most-filled Latin song on Spotify for the week. All this to the 10th Guinness that Colombia already had, so Shakira now has 14 appearances in the Guinness World Records.
Tonight the duo were welcomed on stage at the show Starring Jimmy Fallon by official Guinness World Records Adjudicator Michael Empric, who presented them both with their respective Guinness World Records certificates, before taking the stage to perform a song together. “Congratulations to ‘Music Session #53’ for being the number one song in the world. It’s true, you have four Guinness records, but Shakira now has 10 of these world records,” Fallon said of the singer, along with pictures of the artists with awards, to applause from the audience.
Shakira and Bizarrap with their Guinness certifications
Shakira confessed how excited her son was about visiting Fallon’s show recently: “My ten-year-old son Milan is very excited here. When I told him we were going to New York he started singing “Let’s go to Fallon! Fallon Fallon!” He has a good ear and he’s smart, and he’s also a fan of Bizarrapa and he told me five months ago: “Mom, you should do a collaboration with Bizarrapa, because if you make that song number one,” he said. the Colombian. In addition, he also revealed to the boy he sent a voice message to his mother’s manager: “I will sing to you to make my mother with him because he will be beaten.”
The singer from Barranquilla announced the details of the production, explaining that he is an Argentinian who moved to Barcelona and asked him to be inspired by the English band Depeche Mode to do something fresh but also a little dark. “I love the group,” Shakira admitted.
Bizarrap also became the first Argentinian artist to reach number 1 on the combined global music charts, a feat he achieved twice in just seven months. He first spent two months at the top with “Quevedo: Bzrp Music Sessions Vol. 52” and reached the top spot again with “Shakira: Bzrp Music Sessions Vol. 53”. Shakira has also become the female artist with the most numbers that have airplayed on the Billboard Latin chart thanks to her.