Shakira left Barcelona after reportedly receiving an “eviction notice” from her ex-father Gerard Pique.
Spanish media said the singer received a letter telling her and her parents to give up the ex-husband’s former family home after she performed her offending song targeting Pique and his new girlfriend on Jimmy Fallon’s late night show last month.
Speculation grew on Monday in Spain that the letter was the cause of the tears she was seen shedding in a New York store before returning to Barcelona.
The 46-year-old made no mention of the evacuation in her farewell message she posted on Instagram after she was pictured leaving the Catalan capital with her two children to start a new life in Florida.
She is expected to enjoy a few days’ vacation at an undisclosed location with her sons Milan, 10, and Sasha, eight, before they start at a private school north of Miami on April 11.
The allegations: Shakira left Barcelona after reportedly receiving an ‘eviction notice’ from her ex-father Gerard Pique, (pictured May 2022)
Oh no: Spanish media say Shakira received a letter telling her and her parents to give up the ex-couple’s former family home (Gerrard pictured with parents Joan and Montserrat)
The timing of Shakira’s move surprised most people, as April 1 was cited as one of the dates she was looking for, but there was uncertainty surrounding the exact day she would leave Barcelona until hours before her departure due to constant questions about her parents’ health.
Catalan daily El Periodico and La Vanguardia reported that Shakira was told on March 13 that she had to leave the mansion in Esplugues de Llobregat where she continued to live following her split last year with Pique by April 30 – or pay compensation.
El Predico newspaper said it had received an email signed by the father of former partner Joan Pique and La Vanguardia described it as a letter from the former footballer’s father.
The home, where Shakira famously installed a witch on the balcony in apparent sight of Pique’s mother who lives next door, was reportedly owned by the former couple in their name before becoming the property of a company called BCN Two & Two in September last year, four months after the artist and Barcelona defender made the announcement. their previous separation.
Pique’s father appears in the Spanish Companies House as the sole director and its sole shareholder is said to be the former footballer’s holding company, Kerad Holding.
Spanish media did not specify how much “compensation” Shakira would have had to pay, as part of the agreement when the property changed ownership last September, if she had not left by the end of this month.
El Predico He claimed, “Now we understand the singer’s crying images.”
Shakira was pictured flying from Barcelona on Sunday with her two children after a tearful farewell to her family and friends.
Saab: Catalan daily newspapers reported that Shakira was told on March 13 that she had to leave the palace. El Bredico said she received a signed email from the father of her ex-partner Joanne (pictured)
MAKE A CHANGE: Spanish showbiz website Vanitatis reported on Friday that the singer-songwriter is leaving Barcelona to start her new life in the US (pictured together as a family in 2020)
A fresh start: Shakira was pictured with her sons Milan, 10, and Sasha, eight, who she shares with ex Gerrard from whom she had an elaborate split.
She published an emotional message on Instagram coinciding with her departure, writing in her open letter, which included a clear mockery of her ex-husband: “I settled in Barcelona to give my children stability, the same stability we are now looking for in another corner of the country.” The world next to family, friends and the sea.
Today we begin a new chapter in the search for their happiness. Thanks to everyone who surfed with me out there in Barcelona, the city where I learned friendship is undoubtedly longer than love.
Thank you to everyone who encouraged me, dried my tears, inspired me, and made me grow.
“Thank you to my Spanish fans who have always defended me with their love and loyalty.”
She went on to share a photo of the wing of the plane she left the Catalan capital on with Barcelona underneath and added, ‘But things aren’t always what we dreamed they would be.
Sometimes we run but we don’t make it. Never doubt that I will be here.
Shakira and Beck, who separated last May after 11 years together, confirmed in November that they had reached a child custody agreement after lengthy negotiations that culminated in a 12-hour long meeting with their lawyer.
They signed the agreement in a Barcelona court the following month.
As part of the agreement, Pique, who is now dating 24-year-old Catalan beauty Clara Xia, will spend time with his children.
It is understood that Shakira’s desire to move to Miami, where she was living with part of her family, was the main sticking point in the former ex-couple’s failure to reach an out-of-court settlement.
The artist, who has relatives and a number of close friends in Miami, owns a £14 million mansion in the city that she reportedly put up for sale in 2018 before removing it from the market a few months ago.
Late last month, Spanish media claimed that Shakira may have found love with a new man in Miami.
News website OK Diario said the mother-of-two reportedly met the mystery man several months ago before writing her latest song targeting Pique and his new girlfriend Clara Xia.
The former Barcelona defender’s relationship with Clara Xia, who just turned 24, came to light shortly after he and Shakira announced their separation.
The singer-songwriter performed her riffs with Argentine DJ Bizarrap, firing poison darts at Pique and his new girlfriend, on Jimmy Fallon’s late-night show on March 10. Former soccer player.
Pique said in a later interview with the Spanish newspaper El Pais that he was “very happy” after the dramatic changes in his life, which included the separation from Shakira and his retirement from football.
He also closed out a question about Shakira in the interview but added, “Every parent has a responsibility to try to do the best they can for their children.
It’s about protecting them. This is the work of all parents with their children. This is what I focus on and this is my job as a father.
In his first public comment about the couple’s divorce negotiations, Pique’s lawyer, Ramon Tamburero, said in February: “They went to great lengths for the good of their children, making sure they weren’t protagonists.
They both showed great intelligence.
In a surprising interview with the respected Catalan daily La Vanguardia, Tamburero, 74, a father of two, acknowledged the talks that resulted in the agreement: ‘It took seven months of negotiations.
The agreement was complex and required preparatory meetings. The decisive meeting before signing lasted 13 hours.
Departure: The 46-year-old made no mention of the evacuation order in her farewell message she posted on Instagram after she was photographed leaving the Catalan capital with her two children to start a new life in Florida.
New romance: Gerrard and his new girlfriend Clara Xia have been on the receiving end of his ex-wife’s harsh criticism of the offending songs the Colombian beauty has released since their split last year.
Shakira will have to return to Barcelona for a £12m tax trial, but no trial date has been set yet. She denied any wrongdoing after being charged with six counts of tax fraud that prosecutors said were committed between 2012 and 2014.
A source close to the singer said about her decision to move to Miami before the end of the school year, in quotes published by the Catalan daily newspaper El Predico: Milan and Sasha have good grades and the teachers do not see this as a problem.
The decision has been considered very carefully and Shakira is feeling very calm about things after the schools raised no objections.
If it was going to negatively affect them in any way, she wouldn’t have made the decision to go to Miami now.