|Hips Don't Lie|
Single by Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean from the album Oral Fixation Vol. 2
Released March 27, 2006
Format Digital download, 12" maxi single, CD single
Genre Cumbia, salsa, latin pop
Writer(s) Shakira, Wyclef Jean, Jerry 'Wonder' Duplessis, Omar Alfano, LaTravia Parker
Producer Shakira, Wyclef Jean, Jerry 'Wonder' Duplessis
Certification See certifications
"Hips Don't Lie" is a Latin pop song based in a salsa and Cumbia performed by Colombian singer Shakira and Haitian rapper Wyclef Jean.
The song is a remake of Jean's 2004 song "Dance Like This" (which featured Claudette Ortiz and appeared on the soundtrack to Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights) and takes some of its instrumentation from Jerry Rivera's "Amores Como El Nuestro" (which was also used for Lord Tariq and Peter Gunz's hit single "Déjà Vu (Uptown Baby)") and lyrics from Dominican composer Luis Dias' "Carnaval (Baila en la Calle)".
A Grammy nominated song (Latin Pop). Performed by Columbian singer Shakira and Haitian rapper Wylclef Jean.
From the album "Oral Fixation Vol 2". Platinum RIAA 1.6 Million+ Platinum ARIA.
The secound most successful song since 1999 behind Cher's "Believe" and also Chakira and Wyclef most successful single ever.