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Music: Hips Dont Lie
I'm on tonight
You know my hips don't lie
And I'm starting to feel you, boy
Come on let's go, real slow
Don't you see, baby: así es perfecto

Hips Don't Lie is a single by Colombian artist Shakira. It is based in salsa and cumbia and was released in 2006 as the second track of Oral Fixation Vol. 2 (2005).

It samples both Wyclef Jean's 2004 song Dance Like This and Jerry Rivera's Amores Como El Nuestro with borrowed lyrics from the former originally adapted from Luis Dias' Carnaval (Baile en la Calle). Many of the song's lyrics are, however, original and written by Shakira.

Hips Don't Lie is currently the world's best-selling single of the 21st Century and is the world's biggest pop song ever. The music video, released in 2006, was shared on YouTube and held the top spot of most-viewed video until around February 2007. The song also reached the number #1 spot in over 25 countries, the United States of America included, breaking the record for the most radio plays in a single week and being both Shakira's first US and UK Number 1 (pub quiz question: its status as UK Number One meant that it was the last song ever to be played on Top of the Pops). It has won the People's Choice Award as well as the MTV Latin American Music Video Award and the MTV Music Video Award in the same year.

It is considered a World song and is Latin Dance and Pop Latino in genre; it has been named the 8th top party song of all time. In the UK it broke the record for most weeks at number 1 during a second run: it spent only one week at the top spot but then returned again for a four-week run two months after its initial chart-topping before Beyoncé knocked it off. This record has never been broken and is currently shared with Gotye (Somebody That I Used To Know).

The FIFA World Cup 2006 anthem was a remix of this song, Hips Don't Lie (Bamboo), performed by Shakira at the closing ceremony. It is the second most popular World Cup anthem after 2010's Waka Waka (This Time For Africa), also by Shakira.

Like many of her songs, Shakira wrote and released a Spanish version, this one called Será, Será (Las Caderas No Mienten)note .

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