"Wow! Waka Waka now has more than a BILLION views! The song and the video that changed my life," Shakira wrote on Twitter. The official 2010 FIFA World Cup theme has helped Shakira become only the third Latin artist to achieve the impressive feat, following in the footsteps of Bruno Mars and and Enrique Iglesias
It is her third consecutive appearance at a World Cup closing ceremony
After a five-year break, Shakira is back with a new, self-titled album.