England Squad To Host Their Very Own MTV Countdown!
Our ‘Boys In Brazil’ will be picking their fave dance anthems for your viewing pleasure...
The World Cup hasn’t even started yet but MTV are getting behind our Boys In Brazil gaining exclusive access to members of the England squad for them to reveal the chart hits and dance anthems that have made the team’s playlist this year!
At 11am on Sunday June 1 MTV Music will feature an exclusive countdown featuring team members including Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard, Wayne Rooney, Joe Hart, Daniel Sturridge, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlin who will personally introduce their choices on air.
The show coincides with Universal’s compilation album The England Players’ Playlist – released June 2 - which features 18 tracks picked by the squad. It’s also released in conjunction with the England Footballers Foundation who will receive 10% of proceeds from all physical and digital album sales.
The England Players’ Playlist Tracklisting (out June 2)
1. Bastille - Pompeii
2. Lumineers - Ho Hey
3. Sam Smith - Money On My Mind
4. John Newman - Love Me Again
5. Duke Dumont Ft. Jax Jones - I Got U
6. Avicii - Wake Me Up
7. Naughty Boy feat. Sam Smith - La La La
8. OneRepublic - Counting Stars
9. Drake - Started From The Bottom
10. Chase & Status - Blk & Blu
11. Ben Pearce - What I Might Do
12. Fuse ODG - Antenna
13. Banks - This Is What It Feels Like
14. Sub Focus - Turn Back Time
15. Klangkarussell - Sonnentanz
16. Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines
17. Avicii - I Could Be The One
18. Disclosure - You And Me
But who picked what? Find out Sunday June 1 at 11am MTV Music when we premiere 'Boys In Brazil: England Squad Playlist'!
To whet your appetite, we’ll be releasing some of the players’ choices next week in the lead up to the show so keep checking back here for previews but to keep you in the mood 'til then check out this minimix of the tracks!