Singer clocks up 83million likes. Clicks don't lie
Andrew Trendell
13:07 22nd March 2014

Shakira has become the most liked musician on Facebook - clocking up over 83million likes on the social network. 

 The 'Can't Remember To Forget You' Colombian star has now overtaken friend and collaborator Rihanna, who comes in with 86.2 million likes. Clicks don't lie. 

Making the announcement on Facebook yesterday (Friday 21 March, 2014), Shakira said: "Wow... I was just told I now have the most-followed page on Facebook in the world! I still cannot believe it!"

"I always wanted to have a lot of friends but never imagined it would be so many... 86 [million]! So humbled, can't thank you guys enough for your support. I feel so fortunate to have you."

She added: "Giant kiss! Forever thankful."

Watch the video for 'Can't Remember To Forget You' by Shakira feat. Rihanna below

Shakira will release her new self-titled album on Monday, 24 March 2014.