Shakira and Freshlyground will be performing the song at at the Closing Ceremony for the FIFA World Cup Final on July 11 at the Johannesburg Soccer City Stadium. The song will be available via digital outlets the week of May 11, where all proceeds will benefit FIFA's official 2010 World Cup campaign.
"The FIFA World Cup is a miracle of global excitement, connecting every country, race, religion and condition around a single passion," says Shakira. "It represents an event that has the power to unite and integrate, and that's what this song is about." For more details about the song and other music news, refer to the links below.
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