The Colombian singer declared herself a fan of the African doll, and together they danced to the song ‘Girl Like Me’, which has already reached 150 million views on YouTube
Shakira started 2021 celebrating 150 million views for the video of ‘Girl like me’ a duet with the Black Eyed Peas and is accompanied by the Qai Qai doll with the viral dance.
The one who finished 2020 and started 2021 in the best way was the Colombian singer Shakira, who in the company of the group Black Eyed Peas achieved great worldwide success with the song ‘Girl like me’, whose music video was a great viral sensation.
Fans from all over the world joined Shakira through videos to dance ‘La Champeta’, as the dance style with which the Colombian conquered everyone is called.
Shakira has always been very faithful and proud of her roots. Born in Colombia, the singer has always fused her traditions with the music she presents and makes millions of dance.
In a country of origin, the Champeta is a musical genre and a social movement that originated in the Afro-descendant areas of the country, and which Shakira adopted and made it a sensation around the globe.
So much was the success of the dance, that many people in different countries have recreated the choreography of the video for ‘Girl like me’, which the singer constantly shares on her networks, proud of the reach that her culture has reached around the world.
Shakira on this occasion shared another of the multiple videos recreating the dance, but it was not from one of her fans, or at least not from flesh and blood, but from the Qai Qai doll.
Qai Qai is a doll belonging to the daughter of tennis player Serena Williams, Alexis Olympia Ohanian, who since her emergence was an internet sensation, being one of the few African dolls on the market.
Shakira herself declared herself a fan of the doll, upon seeing the funny animation of this one performing the complicated viral choreography of ‘Girl like me’.
“Oh my God! I’m dying! I’m a big fan of Qai Qai ”, the singer posted on her networks when she shared the video of the doll.
The same Wil. I.Am, a member of the Black Eyed Peas, shared in the comments of Shakira’s video his liking for the video of the doll.
And the official account of the doll also left its message to the singer, referring to the Colombian as a queen.
“I am very happy to have danced in the company of a queen,” read the comments.
The song and music video for ‘Girl like me’ was at the end of 2020, and is now in 2021, one of the biggest hits in the world, reaching excellent positions in popularity charts and taking good sales and reproductions on digital platforms.
Recently, in her last post on Instagram, Shakira celebrates that, in these first six days of the year, the video has already reached 150 million views on YouTube, a great mark that not many artists reach.
“Starting the new year in the best way, thank you for the 150 million views for the video of ‘Girl Like Me’,” wrote the singer on the social network.