The news was extremely publicized. On June 4, to everyone’s surprise, Shakira and Gerard Pique officially announced their separation in the same press release, after 12 years of love. “We regret to confirm that we are separating. For the well-being of our children (Milan and Sasha), which is our highest priority, we ask that you respect their privacy. Thank you for your understanding,” the statement read. statement. Today, more than three months after the shock announcement, Shakira has agreed to speak about this painful episode of her life in the pages of the American ELLE. “It’s really difficult to talk about it personally, especially since it’s the first time I’ve addressed this situation in an interview,” she said, before adding: “I stayed silent and I just tried to digest it all. It’s really hard to talk about it, especially because I’m still going through it, because I’m a public figure, and because our separation is not It’s not a normal separation. It’s been difficult not only for me, but also for my children. Very difficult.”
Indeed, the break of the singer has been splashed by other controversies affecting her family, such as her disputes with the Spanish Public Treasury, which accuses her of tax evasion, or the rumors of infidelity of Gerard Pique, who would have had a relationship with a model in her twenties. A series of setbacks that inevitably made the headlines, and that Shakira tried somehow to spare her two sons. “I tried to hide this situation in front of my children. I try to do it and to protect them, because it is my priority in life”, explained the singer of 45 years before adding: “They hear things at school from their friends or they come across some nasty news online, and it affects them, you know?”
Without expanding further on the disputes that oppose her to her ex, Shakira assures her, she is 100% invested in this relationship. “I can only say that I put everything I had into this relationship and my family. I put my career on the back burner and came to Spain, to support him so he could play football. and winning titles. It was a sacrifice of love,” said the Colombian singer. An initiative that has allowed him to forge a very strong bond with his two children. “Because of that, my kids were able to have a mother hen, and I have this incredible bond with them that is unbreakable. That’s all I can say,” she concluded.
Shakira: who is the new girlfriend of her ex Gerard Pique?
As if this ordeal wasn’t difficult enough for Shakira, the father of her children started appearing with his new partner barely two months after the official announcement of their separation. A behavior that would have made the clan of the singer “very angry”, especially since Shakira and Gerard Pique had made an agreement stipulating that they should not appear in public with new spouses for at least a year. . But then, who is the new elected? According to information from the Sun, it would be Clara Chia Marti, a 23-year-old student who “works for him”.
A source even told the British newspaper that the Spanish footballer and his new girlfriend have been dating for “months”. “They’ve kept quiet about their relationship, but those around them all know what’s going on… People helped him keep the romance a secret and deleted Clara’s social media accounts so people people can’t find pictures of her… Which makes his friends think he takes this relationship seriously,” the mysterious insider said. It promises !
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