New Delhi: With less than a fortnight left for the start of the 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, the global governing body released the official theme song titled Stand By.
The single is a collaboration between LORYN and Rudimental – will be played in ground and city events across the tournament as the official song to this summer’s showpiece event, the ICC said in a release.
🎶 The Official #CWC19 Song is here! 🎶
— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) May 17, 2019
According to the ICC, the song “celebrates the cultural diversity of the United Kingdom and was announced earlier in May at an exclusive event hosted by Radio 1 Breakfast DJ, Greg James in discussion with Cricket World Cup Ambassador Freddie Flintoff and LORYN.”
‘Stand By’ – a collaboration between new artist LORYN and one of the UK’s most successful and influential acts, Rudimental – will be played in ground and city events across the tournament as the official song to this summer’s showpiece event.
The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 is one of the world’s biggest global sporting events, it attracts one million sporting fans soaking up the action in the UK and a further one billion fans watching worldwide across the 48-match event.
‘Stand By’ will be played around the world and provide a common voice for fans to show their passion.