Category: Shakira

Don't Wait Up

“Don’t Wait Up” by Shakira

Telling someone “don’t wait up” is a poetic way of saying that you likely won’t be coming home in the evening, rather opting to spend it somewhere else more fun-filled. As logically implied by...

Timor by Shakira

Shakira’s “Timor” Lyrics Meaning

Simply put, the lyrics of “Timor” find Shakira severely criticizing the American way of doing things.  She was encouraged by recent events which transpired on the island of Timor that were exacerbated by US encouragement in...

She Wolf

“She Wolf” by Shakira

The term “she wolf” alludes to the singer’s animal side, so to speak. Additionally it is somewhat of a feminist term in this usage, pointing to the notion of female liberation. In other words, the vocalist...

Whenever, Wherever by Shakira

“Whenever, Wherever” by Shakira

Shakira’s “Whenever, Wherever” is a classic illustration of a new romantic relationship filled with thrills and the excitement of meeting a person one is willing to devote all their love to. In the first...