FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony: The 2022 FIFA World Cup got off to a scintillating start on Sunday with a gala opening ceremony in…
FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony: The FIFA World Cup 2022 got off to a scintillating start on Sunday with a gala opening ceremony in Doha. One of the biggest highlights of the event was the famous K-Pop Band BTS who thrilled the fans at the Al Bayt Stadium in Qatar. Jungkook, one of the singers from BTS performed the official World Cup anthem ‘Dreamers’ during the show. Follow FIFA World Cup 2022 LIVE updates on Akashera.IN
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BTS, which stands for Bangtan Boys, is a popular South Korean boy band consisting of seven musicians. The band has gained a large fan base all over the world.
On Sunday, Jungkook, one of the singers from the band, set the stage on fire in Qatar when he sang ‘Dreamers’, which is his official soundtrack for the FIFA World Cup 2022. It was the main act at the ceremony. With the performance, he became the first Asian ever to perform the official anthem of the FIFA World Cup.
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Jungkook performed the song surrounded by white-clad dancers. The song highlights optimism as the lyrics read, “Look who we are, we are the dreamers, we make it happen because we can see it.”
The opening ceremony preceded the opening match of the tournament, where home team Qatar battled Ecuador. In addition to BTS’ performance, the ceremony also saw performances from Lebanese singer Myriam Fares and Bollywood star Norah Fatehi. American actor Morgan Freeman was also present and he gave a speech prior to kick-off.