Shakira is FINALLY returning to the UK after almost 10 years with El Dorado World Tour

Shakira has finally announced she is embarking on a world tour later this year.

The 40-year-old artist cannot wait to return to England's capital to sing along with her fans.

Speaking about the upcoming venture, she said: "I can’t wait to be onstage in London again singing along with all you, all your favourites and mine. It's going to be fun! The road to El Dorado starts now!"

The Hips Don’t Lie hitmaker is set to take to the stage across a string different venues across the globe over the coming months, which will see her arrive in Europe in June this year to kick f her concerts. 

Shakira’s El Dorado World Tour, which will be produced by Live Nation and presented by Rakuten, will mark a major comeback for the 40-year-old singer, who last performed in the UK eight years ago in 2010.

Shakira's – who has two-year-old son Sasha, and five-year-old Milan with Gerard Pique – 19-date tour, which is set to be extended to include other areas in America, follows the success her 11th studio album the same name, which was released in May 2017. 

The artwork includes hit tracks Chantaje, La Bicicleta and Deja Vu, as well as other popular records. 

The compilation proved to be a major success for the golden-haired beauty as it reached number one on iTunes in 37 countries worldwide. 

The release Shakira's LP lead to her secure YouTube’s Most Streamed Female Artist 2017 title, as her collaboration with Maluma racked up over two billion views on the site. 

Tickets to Shakira's El Dorado World Tour will be up for grabs on her website, as well as Live Nation site, on Friday January 26 at 9am.