Diamond’s official World cup song unveiled in a special way [Photos]
Simba is among artists set to perform at the world Cup
Diamond who is among celebrities tasked to compose different renditions of songs to be used at the FIFA world cup in Russia, has added his lyrics on the original song “Colors” composed by Jason Derulo.
Taking to his social media, Diamond had this to say “Shukran sana kwa Kuendelea Kunyanyua Vijana toka Mtaani Kuwapeleka Duniani.... Mchango wenu kwenye sanaa na Michezo ni Mkubwa sana.....MzukaWaSokaNaCoca SokaDimbaniNaCoca ...outfit by "
The WCB CEO, went ahead to also salute the Cocacola team for allowing him to work with Talented Producer Nahreel of the famous duo “Navy Kenzo”.
“Licha ya Uwezo Mkubwa wa kifedha na Nafasi Mlionayo ya kuweza kuifanya nyimbo ya ifanyike na Producer yoyote Duniani, lakini Mkaona ni vyema na Producer wa nyimbo hiyo pia atokee Huku Nyumbani... Hii inaonyesha ni jinsi Gani Cocacola Mna moyo wa kuisaidia tasnia Yetu ya Muziki pamoja na Michezo... Na kiukweli Kuisaidia Sanaa na Michezo ni sawa na kuwasaidia Vinana wengi walio mtaani.... maana Wengi wetu ndoto zetu ni sanaa na Michezo... Hongera na Shukran ft LION / SIMBA”
East African Flavour song
Diamond was tasked to contribute in the composer of an East African Flavour song that will be used at the 2018 Soccer World Cup in Russia.The singer is among the African stars producing music adaptations for the FIFA Soccer World Cup in June.
Simba was chosen by Tim Horwood, former creative director of MTV Base, who was awarded the contract by Coca-Cola to produce the Southern and East African music adaptations for the highly anticipated event.
FIFA World Cup
Horwood chose artists from Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Mozambique and SA. They include SA hip-hop artist Cassper Nyovest, Sami Dan from Ethiopia; Lizha James from Mozambique; Ykee Benda, an exciting new artist from Uganda; and Diamond Platnumz
The FIFA World Cup which is undoubtedly the biggest sports event in the world will be played from 14 June to 15 July 2018 in Russia, with 32 countries set to play. In the 32 Countries, Africa will be represented by five countries which include; Egypt, Morocco, Senegal, Nigeria and Tunisia.
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