The old photograph of Shakira with a Casio watch that peppered her collaboration with Bizarrap with memes

Through their social networks, the watch brand counteracted the mention made to them in their collaboration Shakira and Bizarrap (Social Networks)

Little remains of the Shakira who almost three decades ago turned her broken heart into a song as melancholic as it is AnthologyHowever, years later The Colombian has shown that her talent is still intact to capture some of her experiences in songs that have turned out to be a successas happened with his recent collaboration with the Argentine producer Bizarrap.

Social networks have exploded after the BZRP Music Session #53 was published in Youtube, a platform where it already accumulates more than 65 million views. And it is that throughout 3 minutes and 37 seconds, Shakira portrays a part of her turbulent relationship with the soccer player Gerard Piqué, as well as some of the factors that influenced his breakup.

Among the accumulation of opinions and reactions that the controversial song generated, he highlighted Casio’s responsea watch brand that is mentioned by the Colombian singer, who Compare it to Rolexanother luxury company that sells the same products.

Although the verified Casio accounts limited themselves to posting an ironic message about the indirect publicity that the issue generated for them, Other fake company profiles and even users of the popular watches countered Shakira’s comparisonunearthing from the past even one of the oldest photographs of the Colombian singer.

Users of the popular watch brand reminded Shakira that she was also a Casio customer (Twitter/@CasioTeam)

“I am worth two of 22, You traded a Ferrari for a Twingo, You traded a Rolex for a Casio”, Shakira is heard mentioning in her recent collaboration with Bizarrap.

Under this tenor, in social networks began to circulate a photograph of the performer Flies in the house where he can be seen in his adolescent dayswith a characteristic look from the late 80′s when he was just beginning his musical career.

However, it was a detail on her wrist that caught the attention of thousands of Internet users, since it can be seen that at the time the photograph was taken, Shakira wore a popular Casio watch. This situation, together with the mention of the brand in the theme produced by Bizarrap, led to a wave of criticism, opinions and, of course, overflowing on social networks. memes.

Users on social networks reacted with memes to the mention of the brand in the collaboration of Shakira and Bizarrap (Screenshot)
Users on social networks reacted with memes to the mention of the brand in the collaboration of Shakira and Bizarrap (Screenshot)
Users on social networks reacted with memes to the mention of the watch brand in the collaboration of Shakira and Bizarrap (Screenshot)
Users on social networks reacted with memes to the mention of the watch brand in the collaboration of Shakira and Bizarrap (Screenshot)
Users on social networks reacted with memes to the mention of the watch brand in the collaboration of Shakira and Bizarrap (Screenshot)
Users on social networks reacted with memes to the mention of the watch brand in the collaboration of Shakira and Bizarrap (Screenshot)

Additionally, one of Casio’s unverified profiles on social networks, identified under the username @CasioTeam, generated great controversy by modify the description of your account with a counterattack for Shakira and his new collaboration with the Argentine producer.

“We may not be a Rolex, but at least they haven’t left us for Clara Chia”, reads the presentation of the false profile in Twitter.

Despite the fact that said account already specified that It is not managed by the staff of the popular watch brand. and that everything they publish is intended to make a parody of the scandal that has been generated, hundreds of Internet users believed that Casio had actually attacked the Colombian singer.

Despite the multiple false pronouncements of the watch brand that circulated on social networks, Casio did use these platforms to join the controversy generated after the premiere of BZRP Music Session #53 by Shakira and Bizarrap.

It was through his verified profile of instagram that the popular watch brand evoked one of the phrases that Shakira uses in the song to refer to her ex-partner Gerard Piqué, with whom Casio appreciated the indirect publicity the issue generated for the company.

Casio watches in Colombia took advantage of the trend in networks thanks to Shakira and promoted their watches. @casiorelojes_es/Instagram
Casio watches in Colombia took advantage of the trend in networks thanks to Shakira and promoted their watches. @casiorelojes_es/Instagram

Casio’s official response was even applauded by the same Argentine producer bizarrewho commented on said social media post with at least three clapping hands emoji to the strategy adopted by the watch brand.

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