Shakira sparked outrage at a Halloween attraction in Barcelona for “sneaking” the queue where people waited for hours.
The acclaimed singer reportedly showed up unexpectedly at the Tower Of Terror themed attraction in Barcelona along with her two sons and a heavy security detail.
The staff, knowing the star wanted to go to the attraction, immediately let her go, preventing the dozens of people from passing in turn.
Guests complained and criticized her on social media for using her fame to her advantage as they waited more than an hour to board the attraction.
A witness told the Spanish outlet Socialite: “They started to separate everyone and Shakira showed up with her kids and their security agents and they snuck in.”
He added: “Despite the screams from the people, Shakira didn’t flinch. The organization said they let in whoever they wanted. The attitude appalled everyone present. Everyone was outraged because it’s a very bad image.”
According to a journalist who received first-hand testimony, fans of the I Congratulation You singer lined up and didn’t take long to tease her and criticize her for exploiting her fame. They also said they would stop following her for being “so rude”. .
star #Shakira. Today Halloween has crept up in La Mallola, Esplugues, Barcelona, leaving dozens of girls speechless, boys who have been queuing for more than half an hour. “I’ll stop following her,” said the little ones. I even have videos. Xq yes, it crept in on me too
— silviataules (@silviataules)
October 28, 2022
Shortly after images of the incident were revealed, Shakira took to her social media to share a video of herself helping her father, William Mebarak Chadid, during a physical therapy session at the hospital he was admitted to.
The video shows Shakira helping her father strengthen his legs with strength techniques. Taking to Instagram, the singer wrote, “And life is something that happens between hospital visits and Halloween costumes.”
The interpreter said last week that her father’s health had relapsed and he was transferred to a hospital in Barcelona.
His PR team said in a statement: “Details of his medical condition are confidential so the family asks for your respect at this time while they await his assessment.”
Even the 91-year-old man’s health raised concern from Shakira’s fans and from Gerard Piqué himself, who visited him amid his media split from the singer because “they’re still family,” Shakira’s mother, Nidia Ripoll, said in a report for the magazine Hello!