Qatar 2022: Davido features in World Cup theme song

"The multi-song soundtrack will bring passionate fans closer to the spirit of the FIFA World Cup like never before," FIFA said.
Qatar 2022: Davido features in World Cup theme song
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Popular Nigerian award-winning singer, David Adeleke, aka Davido, has been featured in the Qatar 2022 World Cup official theme song.

Davido who made the announcement in a tweet on Friday morning said the official soundtrack is titled ‘Hayya Hayya’ (Better Together).

In another tweet, he said; "I’m honoured to be featured on the Official ⁦#FIFAWorldCup 2022 Soundtrack! See y’all later 2NITE! This one is for Africa! TULE!!!! 🤞🏾❤️ WE RISE!

Meanwhile, the single also featured US star, Trinidad Cardona, and Qatari sensation, Aisha, ahead of tonight’s final draw for the tournament.

Speaking on the collaboration of all three singers, FIFA said; "their choice is to connect with audiences worldwide through the shared passions of football and music.

"The entertainment strategy was conceived to create innovative and meaningful connections between football fans, music enthusiasts, players, artists, and the game and songs they all love.

Reacting to the single, FIFA Chief Commercial Officer, Kay Madati, said, "By bringing together voices from the Americas, Africa, and the Middle East, this song symbolises how music – and football – can unite the world.

"As part of FIFA’s revamped music strategy, the multi-song soundtrack will bring passionate fans closer to the spirit of the FIFA World Cup like never before."

The track’s debut public performance will take place tonight in front of a worldwide audience of football fans, who will tune in from around the globe to follow the highly anticipated draw starting at 19:00 local time, FIFA said.

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