Nigerian Afrobeat Legend, Femi Kuti, to perform at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations opening ceremony today.
The Nigerian musician will sing the English version of the tournament’s official anthem.
Football fans across the continent are super excited about the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) which officially kicks start today in Egypt.
Four-time Grammy nominated Afrobeat artist, Femi Kuti is one of the three international artists to perform the tournament’s “Metgameen” (translates to “we are together”) anthem as part of the opening ceremony.
Kuti, who will be performing the English version of the anthem, will be joined by the Ivorian singer, Dobet Gnahoré and Egyptian singer, Hakim, who will be performing the French and Arabic versions of the song respectively.
Femi Kuti took to Instagram to share with his followers the official video of AFCON2019 song where he featured other musicians from Africa.
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Official video #CAF #2019 out . Here’s my part🤗 . Full Video link below👇🏽 https://youtu.be/cgjeLMW0f1Q @madekuti @yeniakuti @afrikashrine @choccitymusic #femikuti #madekuti #onepeopleoneworld #femikutiandthepositiveforce #backstage #afrobeat #family #Africa #love #Ararararara #Orororororo