Young American artist/song writter, Will Smith has came together to work with Nicky Jam and Era Istrefi for the official theme song for the forthcoming Russia 2018 which is confirmed by FIFA.
The official theme song is tagged “Live It Up” and his fellow American singer and friend, Nicky Jam is also part of the collaboration. Greatness!
The three artist line up will perform live at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow Russia before the final on the 15th of July and the song ‘Live It Up’ which is produced by American DJ Diplo will be officially released on Friday.
According to statement made by FIFA; “As part of another exciting collaboration between FIFA and Sony Music, Will Smith, Nicky Jam and Era Istrefi will perform Live It Up, the official song of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia”
“Fans will have enough time to learn the lyrics as Live It Up will be released on multiple streaming platforms this Friday, May 25. The FIFA World Cup official music video will be available as of June 7″
The Grammy Award winning singer & song writer, Will Smith talked about his excitement beign part of the coming Russia 2018 world cup.
In his words, he says;
“It’s an honour to be asked to perform at the 2018 FIFA World Cup,”
“This global event brings people from all over the world together to cheer, laugh and experience magic”
“Collaborating with Nicky, Diplo and Era on this track represents harmony, eclectic flavours and genres coming together. At the end of the day, we just want to see the world dance.”