Soccer followers, it is formally your time to shine. The 2022 FIFA World Cup is about to kick off on Nov. 20 and prolong by Dec. 18 in Qatar. Alongside the way in which, 32 soccer groups from world wide will compete within the World Cup, and you’ll watch all of it from the consolation of your personal dwelling. The FIFA World Cup is about to stream on Peacock, Fubo, and SlingTV, in addition to air throughout the FOX Sports activities channels and on Telemundo in Spanish. That is not solely excellent news for soccer followers, it is excellent news for music followers, too.
This 12 months’s World Cup is about to function a star-studded lineup of musicians. Whereas the primary attraction would be the soccer stars competing for the distinguished FIFA World Cup, the sporting occasion additionally contains performances from a few of the largest names in music from world wide. On Nov. 12, BTS member Jeon Jungkook grew to become the newest artist to hitch the roster of performers.
Based on the official BTS Twitter, the famed Okay-pop star will participate within the opening ceremony. “Proud to announce that Jung Kook is a part of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Soundtrack & will carry out on the World Cup opening ceremony. Keep tuned!” the tweet learn.
Along with Jungkook, different artists who’ve been confirmed for the occasion embrace Calvin Harris, Diplo, Nora Fatehi, Trinidad Cardona, and Kizz Daniel. In a press launch, Diplo defined how excited he’s to be a part of the World Cup this 12 months. “I have been actually lucky to journey everywhere in the world and expertise completely different cultures by music,” he stated. “Wherever I’m, Jamaica, Spain, England, China, South Africa, and so on., soccer is a social fixed. Seeing so many followers from everywhere in the world in a single place — the FIFA Fan Pageant is simply superior. Actually wanting ahead to it!”
Harris added, “I am so excited to be taking part in for soccer followers from everywhere in the world at this 12 months’s FIFA Fan Pageant.”
Whereas Jungkook is about to carry out on the opening ceremony, different performances will happen on the FIFA Fan Pageant starting on Nov. 22 with Diplo and lengthening by Dec. 10 when Harris is about to shut out the pageant. Moreover, the pageant may even embrace meals, native tradition, and leisure that is positive to maintain soccer followers busy in between video games.