Shakira says performing at the Super Bowl halftime show was ‘a lot of stress,’ but also ‘one of the highlights of my career’

Shakira is defending her decision to perform for the 2020 Super Bowl halftime show. The hip-shaking superstar, 44, was asked by Cosmopolitan about taking the gig. While it was historic — co-headlining with Jennifer Lopez made it the first time two Latina women starred on that stage — and got rave reviews, the pair took the job on the heels of other artists, including Rihanna and Cardi B, turning it down in support of Colin Kaepernick.

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