BBC News | 4/16/2010 12:00:00 AM
Colombia pop star Shakira to sing World Cup anthem
April 16--A song by Colombian pop star Shakira and South African band Freshlyground has been chosen as the official anthem of this summer's World Cup.
Shakira and Freshlyground will perform the song at the pre-tournament Kick-Off concert in Soweto on 10 June.
It will also be sung at the opening ceremony and at the final on 11 July.
The Football Association announced in January that, for the first time since 1966, there will be no official song to mark England's campaign in South Africa.
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