Lil Baby confirms he’ll perform at 2022 World Cup and announces ‘official soundtrack’

Lil Baby confirmed on Thursday, September 22, 2022, that he will be performing at the 2022 FIFA World Cup and shared a snippet of the ‘official soundtrack’ titled The World is Yours to Take.

While performing at one of the world’s biggest events is a milestone by itself, Lil Baby has become the face of the rap realm by working on the official song. He has teamed up with the pop rock band Tears for Fears.

Fans couldn’t be more thrilled to learn about the exciting news, as they rushed to congratulate the rapper on his latest achievement.

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Lil Baby to perform at 2022 FIFA World Cup

The rapper shared one of the most thrilling news in a rather casual manner.

In a tweet shared with his seven million followers, Lil Baby wrote: “They Really Got The Boy Performing At The World Cup.”

Soon, his post was flooded with responses as everybody was curious to know what he was planning to include in his performances.

Lil Baby recently delivered an unforgettable halftime performance at the McDonald’s All-American Games.

Official soundtrack ‘The World is Yours’ to Take is all set to release

Lil Baby is the voice behind the ‘official soundtrack’ of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The World is Yours To Take is set to drop on Friday, September 23.

He tweeted a short clip, offering a glimpse of the song’s cover with the caption: “FIFA World Cup here we go. The World is #yourstotake – out Friday. #budxbaby”

The overlay text says: “Music from the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Official Soundtrack”

For the song, the rapper has joined forces with the members of Tears for Fears – Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith.

Crossfire | Trailer | BBC



Crossfire | Trailer | BBC





Fans can’t contain their excitement

Fans are waiting with bated breath to hear Lil Baby’s voice in the anthem of this year’s World Cup. They just can’t wait to see what he has planned for his performance in Qatar.

Meanwhile, some are a tad bit surprised to see the rapper and the English band come together.

One fan tweeted: “Hold on, this year’s FIFA World Cup theme song gon be from Lil Baby? Wild!”

“Lil Baby with a World Cup song is insane,” shared another.

One fan wrote: “You can’t tell me that this is not the most lit World Cup when you have Lil Baby performing.”

Another tweet read: “LIL BABY and TEARS FOR FEARS ON THE SAME SONG??? This just combined me and my dad‘s music taste in the most unexpected way possible”

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