#FootballUnited: UK Rock Bands Release Alternative World Cup Song
Watch Enter Shikari, KIGH, LostAlone Marmozets and more sing ‘Football United The World’ for Street Child
With the World Cup kicking off this week, some of the UK’s biggest rock bands have come together to perform ‘Football United The World’. It’s an alternative anthem with all the proceeds from the single being donated to Street Child World Cup, a charity working to protect the rights of children who work on the streets around the globe.
Producer Dan Weller and LostAlone frontman Steven Battelle wrote the track, which features vocals from Enter Shikari, Kids in Glass Houses, Skindred, Marmozets, Baby Godzilla, Blitz Kids, Itch, Verses, Natives, The First, Fearless Vampire Killers, Beasts, Rob Lynch, Only Rivals and A Loss For Words. Parts of the ‘Football United The World’ were recorded all over the UK and you can watch the recording process in the video below.
The song will be released on 16 June but is streaming online from today. For more information on Street Child World Cup, go to www.streetchildworldcup.org