Shakira Covers ‘ELLE’ Magazine

Posted on Jun 12 2013 - 12:17pm by Tracy

Columbian singer Shakira covers of  Elle Magazine.

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Shakira, talks  about her career, being a judge on “The Voice,”  and how motherhood has changed her.

Check out some highlights below:

On working with all males on The Voice: “In general, I think I’ve treated the boys with mercy.”

On how meeting Gerard Piqué restored her faith in God: “I think, if you can prove the existence of God, it can only be proven through love. I even had lost my faith for a while. I was becoming as agnostic. And it was really hard, because I was always very religious, and for a few years, maybe because—it sounds so corny—I was not feeling the love like it was supposed to be, I started to think that there was no God. And suddenly I meet Gerard and the sun comes out.”

On Gerard: “He has his own world and that’s actually one of the healthiest things about the relationship. I know that he’s the one person who is with me not because of any interest other than the love that unites us.  There’s nothing I can offer him beyond my womanhood –does that word exist in English?”

On being a new mom: “I’m still trying to figure it out. And I have a feeling I will try to do the same for the rest of my life.  Some people put it like it’s very idyllic, some people put it like it’s a torturing experience, but it’s not quite one thing or the other.  It’s like life – it  comes with everything.”

On music: “I have no idea of where I want to go musically, but I’m fine that way.  I don’t need to remain faithful to any concept, you know.”

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