Wyclef Jean to Perform Official Anthem at Soccer World Cup Final

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Joseph Guyler Delva (Caribbean News Now) writes that Haitian hip-hop superstar Wyclef Jean, with music legend Carlos Santana and other global stars, will perform the 2014 Soccer World Cup official anthem—“Dar um Jeito—at the closing ceremony. FIFA also selected “We Are One”—performed by Cuban-American Armando Christian Perez, better known as Pitbull (by Jennifer Lopez and Brazilian star Claudia Leitte)—as the World Cup Official song. « We Are One » will be performed during the opening ceremony on June 12, and « Dar um Jeito” (We Will Find A Way) will be performed on July 13, at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The world soccer governing body, known as FIFA, and Sony Music Entertainment announced over the weekend that the official anthem of this year’s World Cup was entitled « Dar um Jeito », in Portuguese, meaning in English “We Will Find a Way”, featuring Wyclef Jean, Carlos Santana, Swedish top DJ/producer…

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