Colombian artist Shakira and South Africa’s Freshly Ground band have collaborated to create a track titled ‘Time for Africa’ that will be the official World Cup anthem for the 2010 World Cup events. Shakira and Freshly Ground will perform ‘Time for Africa’ on June 10th, 2010 at the FIFA pre-tournament concert in Johannesburg, and also at the start of the World Cup final on July 11th, 2010. Ladybrillemag.com featured the band in an exclusive interview here. Read about the band.
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