While Colombian singer Shakira shows off her 2010 World Cup Soccer theme song Waka Waka, singer-songwriter Wilfrido Vargas is preparing a lawsuit against her.
They say that Wilfrido Vargas has a song called “El Negro No Puede” that Shakira allegedly copied for the content of Waka Waka.
Now, it is said that Wilfrido Vargas is suing the Colombian singer for the small amount of $11 million.
When comparing the two songs, there seems to be copied content. Due to the alleged plagiarism, authorities could possibly rule in favor of Wilfrido Vargas.
But if the authorities were to find Shakira guilty of plagiarism, $11 million is like one strand of her knappy cat hair. So it’s likely that Waka-Waka will continue. Other rumors say that Wilfredo took the chorus from a song called Zangalewa from the group Golden Sounds. In both cases, the song is a plagiarism anyway since Shakira has claimed that she wrote the entire song.
Here´s the song written by Wilfredo...