Shakira's ex-boyfriend Antonio de la Rúa has lost his case to receive 0million he claims he is owed by the singer.Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Abraham Khan issued his ruling on Thursday that Antonio would not be paid anything, despite his claim that he was instrumental in Shakira's rise to superstardom and helped her crossover from the Latin music market.We want the same things, we like the same things, we hate the same things.Despite her past eyebrow-raising comments (which in all fairness she did indeed clarify) Shakira says the "balance of power is fairly equal" in her relationship with boyfriend Gerard Piqué."Relationships have to have a give and take if they're going to work in the long term," the Colombian beauty, who stuns on the cover of magazine's "Women of Influence" issue explains.The "Hips Don't Lie" singer made headlines back in March after she revealed the reason behind her collaboration with Rihanna, admitting her boyfriend is to blame."He's very territorial, and since he no longer lets me do videos with men, well, I have to do them with women," Shakira told mag."It's funny, when I made those comments, it was really in a lighthearted, humorous way. Last week, the pair was spotted sharing a cozy meal at the W Hotel in Barcelona, and the singer, 33, and the athlete, 23, get thisclose in Shakira’s upcoming video for her song “Gypsy,” premiering in April. They’re very flirty,” a source tells PEOPLE of the video shoot.
Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.The wedding will take place on June 24, on the FC Barcelona striker’s 30th birthday.Shakira has two children, Milan, four, and Sasha, two, with World Cup winner Pique."But when it comes to living, it's all about the present."As for her experience working with Rihanna for their super sexy "Can't Remember to Forget You" music video? "I'm sure on the outside it looks like two divas, but when we got together, we realized we had a lot in common—both Caribbean girls from small towns who are very down to earth when it comes down to it, and just enjoy having a good time."So does the down-to-Earth beauty still remain in touch with her Colombian roots?"I go back a couple of times a year—not as often as I'd like with my schedule, but I still remain very identified with the culture," she says.Shakira and Antonio started dating in 2000, a year before her hit single singer said the break-up was the result of "a mutual decision to take time apart from our romantic relationship" and that the couple would "view this period of separation as temporary and as a time of individual growth as we continue to be partners in our business and professional lives." Shakira is now happily settled with Spanish footballer Gerard Piqué and the pair welcomed their son, Milan, on 22 January 2013.POP star Shakira will snub a fellow Wag’s wedding because of a long-term feud, it is claimed.Shakira’s longtime love Antonio de la Rua, and Maria Francisca Perello, whose relationship with Nadal went public last summer.Us Weekly exclusively confirmed on Friday, October, 6, that the couple are still happily together, despite reports to the contrary.They began dating and are now parents to a son named Milan.Shakira now admits she was concerned about the 10-year age gap between them at the beginning of their romance and has written a song called 23 about Pique's age when they first met.