In conversation with the French media, the singer commented on how she had to change her life to be with the Spanish defender. “Before my children started school, I had a really nomadic life: I had always lived as an artist traveling non-stop,” she said.
“When I had my first son Milan, I took him with me everywhere since he was two months old. I even remember breastfeeding him in ‘The Voice’”, he revealed.
“Once Milan started going to school, at the end of 2014, I understood that my trips (…) had to stay in the background, that my career had to go into the background,” he said.
Shakira and Gerard Piqué announced their separation on June 4. Photo: Brand
Shakira made an act of love for Gerard Piqué
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Shakira hinted that she gave more for the relationship. “One of the two had to make that effort and that sacrifice. And I did it. I put my career on the back burner and came to Spain to support him,” she declared.
“And it was an act of love. Thanks to that, my children were able to have a mother present. I have with them that incredible bond that is unbreakable and that sustains us,” she added.
Shakira made the sacrifice of going to live in Spain with Gerard Piqué. Photo: Brand
Shakira confirms that her song “I congratulate you” is about breaking up with Gerard Piqué
The Colombian also spoke to Elle about “I congratulate you.”
Shakira confirmed that their mega success is inspired by the separation of Gerard Piqué. “I can only say that whether consciously or unconsciously, everything I feel, everything I live, is reflected in the lyrics I write,” she explained.
His videos are also a reflection of his emotions and feelings. “It’s my way of being. Like I said before, my music is that channel,” she added.
“I congratulate you” has more than 347 million views on YouTube. Photo: Shakira/YouTube