Karol G & Shakira’s “TQG” Music Video Enters YouTube’s Billion Views Club

Karol G has another streaming hit video…

The official music video for the 33-year-old Colombian superstar’s massive breakup anthem with Shakira, “TQG,” has surpassed one billion views, officially entering YouTube’s Billion Views Club.

Shakira & Karol G The music video, released on February 24, 2023, as the focus track of Karol G’s Mañana Será Bonito album, features the two Colombian powerhouses delivering the empowering track that’s short for “te quedó grande.”

In the bop, the artists go back and forth about moving on from their past relationships and being on another level.

“TQG” marks the eighth Billion Views Club entry for both acts as a lead, featured artist or collaborator.

For Karol, it follows “China,” “Tusa,” “Secreto,” “Bichota,” “Culpables,” “Ahora Me Llama” and “El Makinon.”

For Shakira, it follows “Waka Waka (This Time for Africa),” “Chantaje,” “La Bicicleta,” “Hips Don’t Lie,” “Can’t Remember to Forget You,” “La La La” and “Perro Fiel.” The former is No. 13 on YouTube’s Global Top Artists chart, and the latter is No. 21.

On the Billboard charts, the Ovy on the Drums-produced banger debuted at No. 1 on both the Billboard Global 200 and Billboard Global Excl. U.S. tallies, while also crowning six other Billboard listings and becoming Karol G’s first top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100. Furthermore, the track won best collaboration at the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards.


Shakira Extends Record for Female with Most Top 10s on Billboard’s Latin Airplay Chart

Shakira is still going strong…

The 41-year-old Colombian superstar has extended her Top 10 record on Billboard’s Latin Airplay chart, as her song with Maluma, “Clandestino,” rises 11-7.


The track improves 17 percent in audience impressions to 10.2 million.

With “Clandestino,” Shakira pads her record as the female with the most top 10s since the chart began on November 12, 1994. Likewise, with her 30 top 10s, she extends her record as runner up for the second-most act overall, following only Enrique Iglesiaswith 39.

For Maluma, the boost earns him his 10th top 10.

Notably, this is Shakira’s first new top 10 in a little less than a year. Her song “Perro Fiel,” featuring Nicky Jam, previously spent 17 nonconsecutive weeks in the top 10 from November 25, 2017 through April 28, 2018, leading the tally for four straight weeks (December 23, 2017 – January 6, 2018).

Meanwhile, Maluma scores his fourth new top 10 of the year, and his previous three top 10s in 2018 all hit No. 1, too. He previously crowned the chart with “Corazón” with Nego do Borel(January 27, two weeks at No. 1), “El Préstamo” (June 2, two weeks at No. 1), and as featured act on Prince Royce’s “El Clavo” (September 1, one week at No. 1).

Shakira Announces New El Dorado World Tour Dates

Shakira is hitting the road again…

After announcing the cancellation of her European tour due to strained vocals, the 40-year-old Colombian superstar has reappeared on social media to announce the new dates for El Dorado World Tour.

“I wanted to write one more letter to express my gratitude to all of you for the immeasurable love and support that you have sent me these past few weeks,” Shakira wrote. “Thankfully, I am so relieved and happy to share with you that I will be getting back on the road in June 2018 with my El Dorado World Tour in Europe, and the US, with Latin America dates to be announced soon.”

Shakira’s tour has been completely rescheduled, and now will start on June 5 in Cologne, Germany.

The “Perro Fiel” singer also announced the new dates for the tour’s U.S. leg, which was supposed to start in January. The new dates have been set to begin on August 5 in Chicago, IL and will visit 18 other cities, including Miami, Los Angeles, New York, Dallas and Las Vegas.

For the full schedule click here.

To wrap up the much-anticipated news, Shakira added: “I promise to give you all of me and more from the minute I get on that stage and I am counting the days till showtime!”

To read Shakira’s letter, click here.

Shakira’s “Perro Fiel,” Featuring Nicky Jam, Reaches No. 1 on Billboard’s Latin Pop Songs Chart

Shakira is a woman on top…

The 40-year-old Colombian superstar’s latest single “Perro Fiel,” featuring Nicky Jam, crowns Billboard’s Latin Pop Songs airplay chart (dated December 2) as the track jumps 2-1 with a 2 percent rise in detections at the format in the week ending November 19.

The song earns Shakira her 18th No. 1 on the chart and her third in 2017 — she previously topped the list for five consecutive weeks with “Me Enamoré,” and seven weeks with “Chantaje,” featuring Maluma.

The latter track began its rule at No. 1 in December 2016, spending a total of 10 weeks atop the chart. Shakira maintains her lead among women with the most No. 1s on the list.

She’s second overall, trailing only Enrique Iglesias, with 22.

Shakira Notches Her 28th Top 10 Hit on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs Chart with “Perro Fiel”

And the hits just keep coming for Shakira 

The 40-year-old Colombian star’s “Perro Fiel,” featuring Nicky Jam, re-enters Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart at No. 10, spurred by the release of its music video on September 15.


The re-entry gives Shakira her 28th top 10 hit — extending her record for the most top 10s among women — which passes Ricky Martin’s 27 top 10 hits.

Ahead of her, among all acts, are Luis Miguel (with 39), Enrique Iglesias (37) and Chayanne and Cristian Castro (29).

Of Shakira’s 28 top 10 hits, 11 reached the summit at No. 1, the fourth-most in the chart’s history.

“Perro Fiel” concurrently debuts at No. 13 on the Latin Streaming Songs chart, powered largely by clicks of the track on YouTube.

Shakira Releases Official Music Video for Her Nicky Jam-Collaboration “Perro Fiel”

Shakira is a golden girl…

After many weeks of teasing her fans with short clips and pictures on social media, the 40-year-old Colombian superstar has released the official music video for her new single “Perro Fiel,” a collaboration with Nicky Jam.


The visual, directed by Jaume de Laiguana, who directed her “Rabiosa” and “La Bicicleta” videos, was filmed in Barcelona, and it’s all about both superstars having fun at a race track mixed with some scenes where Shakira appears very sexy and doing her dance moves, including instances of her in gold from neck to toe.

“Perro Fiel” is Shakira’s third single off her latest album El Dorado, which reached the No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums chart on the July 1 chart.