Sergio Ramos releases World Cup anthem for Spain


He co-wrote the anthem with Spanish flamenco fusion singer Demarco Flamenco.

Information 02 Jun 2018, 09:48 IST


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Madrid, Jun 2 (AFP) Actual Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has launched an anthem for Spain’s 2018 World Cup marketing campaign which he co-wrote with Spanish flamenco fusion singer Demarco Flamenco.

The 32-year-old Spain captain yesterday uploaded on his Instagram web page a brief video teaser of the music, which he’s seen performing with Flamenco, a former fuel canister distributor.

“I at all times maintain my guarantees. That is what my good friend Demarco Flamenco and I’ve been engaged on. Warming up for the World Cup,” Ramos wrote alongside the video which has been seen almost 4 million occasions.

The mid-tempo ballad known as “Otra estrella en tu corazon”, or “One other star in your coronary heart” was made out there on iTunes and different on-line platforms on Friday.

The lyrics embrace: “Come on, Spain, increase your voice; scream loudly, shout that aim. Considering huge we are going to obtain one of the best, preventing collectively, in the direction of the star with honour. We have now to strive. Could La Roja shine as soon as extra.” Demarco, whose actual identify is Marco Jesus Borrego, instructed Spanish public broadcaster RTVE he wrote the lyrics with Ramos.

“He labored on it from his finish, I did it from mine,” he stated.

The 38-year-old, who like Ramos is from the southwestern area of Andalusia, launched his first album final yr.

Ramos additionally sang lead vocals for Spain’s Euro 2016 music “La Roja Baila”, or “La Roja dances”.

Spain received its solely World Cup in 2010. It received the European Championship in 1964, 2008 and 2012

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