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Full NameNidia Del Carmen Ripoll Torrado
First NameNidia
Middle NameDel Carmen Ripoll
Last NameTorrado
ProfessionCelebrity Mother
NationalityColumbian
Birth CountryColumbia
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseWilliam Mebarak Chadid
No Of Children1

Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado is famous for being a mother to her celebrity daughter. 

She is the mother of Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, and dancer Shakira

Nidia del is Columbian-born and is a homemaker.

The singer wrote her first song at eight

Shakira wrote her first song named ”Your dark glasses“ at the tender age of eight

The song was about her dad’s pain, who was grief-stricken, losing his 19-year-old son. 

Shakira figured out how her dad had been hiding his grief behind his glasses throughout the years. 

She made the song into her first album dedicating it to her father, which was released at the age of 13.

A successful, happy marriage

Nidia del is living a successful, happy married life. 

She married Lebanese-born William Mebarak Chadid a long time back and is together since then. 

William was just five years old when his parents immigrated to Columbia, where he met his future wife. 

During his early days, William worked as a journalist, health visitor, insurance agent, and literature teacher before diving into the jewelry business. 

He is also an author of several books, including Shakira’s biography.

Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado with her husband William Mebarak.
Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado with her husband William Mebarak. Source: Instagram

She is the second wife of her husband 

Nidia del is the second wife of her spouse. He was previously married to Lucila Mebarak, with whom he shared nine children. 

Out of the nine children, they lost their eldest son. He died in a motorcycle accident. 

When they lost their son, Shakira was just two years old.

Only biological child of her with her husband

The singer is the only biological child of her with her spouse, William

She is the stepmom to her eight stepchildren, Tonino, Alberto, Edward, Antonio, Robin, Moises, Patricia, and Lucy

Tonino is the road manager of Shakira and is very close to her. 

Alberto is a Lawyer, Edward is an Engineer, and Antonio is a real state agent. 

Robin and Moises both are residing in Barranquilla. 

The other two daughters, Patrica, is working in the educational sector in Spain, and Lucy is a neurosurgeon.

Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado with her husband William Mebarak and daughter Shakira.
Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado with her husband William Mebarak and daughter Shakira. Source: YouTube

Shakira is incredibly close to her beloved father

Shakira considers him not only a father but her cornerstone, best friend, and engine of her life, who has always given her the best advice. 

She also said that her weakness is her father. He was the first person to recognize her potentiality. 

As parents, both Nidia and Willia wholeheartedly supported and encouraged her towards achieving her dream. 

It was her mother who first asked her if she wanted to participate in the music contest. 

The singer was ten years old at the time.

Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado husband William Mebarak and daughter Shakira.
Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado husband William Mebarak and daughter Shakira. Source: Instagram

Relationship history of the singer

Shakira was in a long-term relationship with Argentinian attorney Antonio de la Rua.

The couple parted their ways after 11 years of togetherness. 

She is currently in a relationship with Barcelona Defender Gerard Pique

The romantic pair started dating in 2010 and have been together since then. 

From their beautiful marriage, they share two adorable sons, Sasha Pique Mebarak and Milan Pique Mebarak

In an Instagram video, Shakira referred to him as her husband, but the couple is yet to get married. 

Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado daughter Shakira with her partner Gerard Pique and sons Sasha and Milan.
Nidia del Carmen Ripoll Torrado daughter Shakira with her partner Gerard Pique and sons Sasha and Milan. Source: Instagram

Net worth 

The net worth of Nidia del is not disclosed, but she is part of her daughter’s extraordinary net income. 

Having sold more than 125 albums worldwide, she is the second most successful Latina singer and highest-selling Columbian singer of all time. 

Her net income as of now is:

 Year Net Worth 
Shakira 2020$300 million
Source: record-producer, singer-songwriter, model, entrepreneur

Age

  1. Her age is under review.

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Updated On Thu Apr 22 2021 Published On Mon Apr 19 2021 By shaumya

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