"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
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg congratulated Shakira on her achievement
Pop star Shakira thanked the World Cup for making her meet with Gerard Pique - the love of her life.
After a five-year break, Shakira is back with a new, self-titled album.