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Will Smith, Nicky Jam and Diplo' drop New Song "Live It Up": The Official song for the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Updated On 25 May, 2018 Published On

Finally, the wait is over! Since The Pursuit of Happyness star Will Smith was announced to perform the official song for Russia's edition of the FIFA World Cup 2018, fans were going crazy over the news.

The crew, US singer/songwriter Nicky Jam, Kosovar singer/songwriter Era Isterfi and Smith, 49, himself has dropped the official song for the FIFA World Cup 2018 - Live It Up. The track of Live It Up is produced by Diplo and was released on YouTube on March 24. Live It Up has already amassed over 76K views.

Here, check out the official song of the upcoming biggest footballing event, World Cup.

VIDEO: Official song of the FIFA World Cup 2018: Will Smith, Nicky Jam, and Diplo' joint venture

The video for the official World Cup song has been filmed over the weekend, as per Sky News.

Smith will also sing the song at the World Cup opening ceremony, on June 14 prior to hosting country goes toe to toe with Saudi Arabi to kick off the tournament at the Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium.

The Hollywood star who has already sung Gettin' Jiggy With It, a 90's smash hit, hinted the news on his Instagram on Tuesday, 23. He posted a picture together with Nicky Jam with the caption,

"One Life to Live. Live it Up. #WorldCup."

 

 

@nickyjampr  @Diplo  @strefie  @WillSmith - One Life to Live. Live it Up. #WorldCup

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And the post has all the love from the fans, with already 844,421 likes.

In 2017, Smith joined hands with DJ Jazzy Jeff on a new EDM song at Livewire Festival.

While Diplo has recently been releasing music with a number of groups including LSD and Silk City. Her latest EP California was released on March 23, 2018.

The title song for Brazil's edition of the FIFA World Cup 2014, We Are One (Ole Ola), was sung by rapper Pitbull who teamed up with Jennifer Lopez.