Who Is Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado? Mother Of Shakira

by kusang Tue Apr 11 2023 Updated On Mon May 29 2023
Who Is Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado? Mother Of Shakira

Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado is a native of Columbia and a lovely housewife. She was born on the 2nd of February 1970 in Barranquilla

She is a celebrity parent widely known for being the mother of famous global superstar and singer Shakira.

Marriage And Children

Nidia is married to her love of life, William Mebarak Chadid

She is the second wife of William, as his first wife, Lucila Mebarak, died in an accident. 

Nidia Torrado has just one biological daughter, Shakira, but she is the stepmother of eight children from her husband’s ex-wife. 

Her eight stepchildren and their names are Tonino, Alberto, Edward, Antonio, Robin, Moises, Patricia, and Lucy

Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado's husband and their daughter, Shakira.
Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado's husband and their daughter, Shakira. Source: Pinterest

About Her Superstar Daughter

Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll is a globally recognized superstar best known for her singing career and an icon. She was also once one of the most famous social media users. 

She has won numerous awards for her stunning job, including three Grammy Awards, thirteen Latin Grammy Awards, four MTV Video Music Awards, seven Billboard Music Awards, thirty-nine Billboard Latin Music Awards, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and many more.

In 2009, Billboard listed her as the Top Female Latin Artist of the Decade

She is also ranked as the most-streamed Latin artist on Spotify and is one of only three female artists now, with two YouTube videos exceeding two billion views.

Nidia with her daughter Shakira.
Nidia with her daughter Shakira. Source: Instagram


Her daughter is 46 years old as of 2023. She recently celebrated her birthday.

Net Worth

Her daughter is a singer, songwriter, producer, belly dancer, and philanthropist who has sold over 125 million albums and singles worldwide and has a net worth of USD 300 Million. 

End Of Long Love Life

The Colombian singer was dating a global soccer icon, Gerard Pique.

The couple started their love affairs in 2011. After dating and sharing love for about 12 years, the couple separated. 

It was said that Gerrad cheated on Shakira with another girl  Clara Chia Marti.

They have two children together. Milan, who is ten years old, and Sasha, who is eight, are children of Shakira and Gerard Pique.

The couple is separated but hasn't deleted their photos from their respective Instagram.

Shakira with her ex-partner.
Shakira with her ex-partner. Source: Instagram

Her Break-Up Song

She recently released a new song in collaboration with Argentine producer Bizarrap titled BZRP music session, where she addresses Pique cheating on Shakira and how he has downgraded. 

She refers to her ex-boyfriend's girlfriend as a mother-in-law. Her song is savage and liked by her fans. That song made history as the most-watched Latin song in 24 hrs.

Nidia Hospitalized

Nidia was recently hospitalized after suffering a blood clot in her leg. 

She has been reportedly hospitalized in Barcelona, but the story is different now.

It was initially believed that she had a stroke, but according to the news, it has been said that her health issues were related to deep vein thrombosis.

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