Legendary Nigerian Afrobeat singer and instrumentalist Femi Kuti has been booked to perform at the opening ceremony of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt.
The AFCON organizing committee announced that the four-time Grammy Awards nominee would perform at the opening ceremony together with Hakim from Egypt and Dobet Gnahore from Ivory Coast.
The official theme song of the top African football event would be sung by Femi alongside Hakim and Gnahore. He would be performing in English, Ivory Coast’s Gnahore will perform in French while Hakim will perform in Arabic.
The three international musicians will sing “Metgamaeen” (We Are Together) produced by Synergy together on stage in Cairo, Egypt.