Tonino Mebarak, Shakira’s brother and manager: the first to suspect Piqué’s betrayal with Clara Chía | Celebs from Spain | nndaml | FAME
In June 2022, and after several weeks of speculation about an alleged crisis in their relationship, Shakira and Gerard Piqué announced their separation after more than a decade of romance in which they supported each other in difficult moments, celebrated their successes and became parents of milan and sasha.
Although initially the celebrities from Spain They chose to remain silent about the reasons for their breakup, rumors of an alleged infidelity by the former FC Barcelona soccer player did not take long to appear and gained strength when he was captured together with Clara Chía Martí, a worker at Kosmosthe Catalan family business.
At the same time, the Colombian singer began the release of popular songs in which she shared several hints to her ex-partner and her current girlfriend in collaborations with artists such as rauw alejandrothe Argentine producer bizarrethe Puerto Rican ozuna or, more recently, with Carol G..
TONINO MEBARAK AND THE SUSPICIONS ABOUT GERARD PIQUÉ
In fact, the most accepted version as the cause of the break would be the alleged infidelity of Gerard Piqué, which is reinforced by the comments of Jordi Martin, the Spanish journalist who called the former soccer player “a spoiled and conceited child” and having cheated to the barranquillera “more than 50 times”.
And it is that during their separation, which the Colombian admitted was a complicated process, the singer had the support of figures such as Carlos Vives, Alejandro Sanz and her brother and confidante Tonino Mebarakwho played a key role in the separation.
Of all Shakira’s brothers, Tonino is the one who has remained closest to the artist, being the care of his father William Mebarak during his illness and uncovering Piqué’s alleged disloyalties.
According to several local media, the multifaceted brother was the first to suspect Gerd Piqué due to his constant disappearances and would have warned “Shak” to be vigilant, since the then footballer did not spend time at home with his partner and children.
The “snowball” that Tonino launched with his warning ended up dragging down the relationship between Gerard Piqué and Shakira, since the latter would have discovered that her brother was not lying, making the decision to separate permanently.
“Tonino’s dislike for Gerard Piqué is manifest, since he was the first to notice the nocturnal revelry and the parallel life that the player led, opening his sister’s eyes”, some sources indicated to “Informalia” from “El Economista” in July 2022.
WHO IS TONINO MEBARAK?
Tonino Mebarak is the son of William Mebarak and Lucila Otero, the former partner of the Colombian’s father, so he is Shakira’s half-brother. It should be noted that from his first engagement, the patriarch had nine children, although the eldest, also named William, died in a car accident at age 19 and “Shak” composed “Dark glasses”.
Like his father, Tonino, who is currently 51 years old, was dedicated to watches, but it was due to the success of his sister that he ended up entering the music business, being Shakira’s representative and producer.
He currently lives in Miami (Florida), in addition to making constant trips to Barcelona and Colombia for business or simply meeting with his family.
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THE FEAR THAT KAROL G AND SHAKIRA HAVE IN COMMON
In interview with the newspaper El PaísKarol G talked about his most recent album, “Mañana Será Bonito”, in which is the song “TQG”, which he recorded with Shakira.
During the interview, “La Bichota” slipped that both she and “Shak” share a very peculiar but not surprising fear. LEARN MORE HERE.