Nation star Chris Stapleton and rap legend Snoop Dogg have teamed as much as cowl rock icon Phil Collins‘ ‘In The Air Tonight’ because the NFL’s new Monday Night time Soccer theme track – take heed to it beneath.
As we speak (September 19), ESPN took to social media to share the brand new Monday Night time Soccer anthem, which additionally options drummer Cindy Blackman Santana taking over the enduring drum fills of the unique monitor.
Watch the three artists breathe new life into ‘In The Air Tonight’ beneath.
Can you’re feeling it? 🔥
The brand new Monday Night time Soccer Anthem is HERE!@ChrisStapleton x @SnoopDogg x @Drumstress pic.twitter.com/hbuTMMHIT9
— ESPN (@espn) September 19, 2023
Earlier this 12 months, Chris Stapleton carried out the Nationwide Anthem throughout the Tremendous Bowl, forward of Rihanna’s half-time efficiency. Snoop Dogg, alternatively, most just lately carried out throughout Dr. Dre’s half-time efficiency final 12 months.
The brand new cowl comes two weeks after ESPN unveiled a partnership with Timberland and Justin Timberlake to curate music for choose Monday Night time Soccer video games all through the 2023-24 NFL season. The music chosen shall be performed throughout promotional spots, dwell telecasts and pregame exhibits over a seven-week interval.
In an announcement, ESPN’s senior director of sports activities advertising Curtis Mates spoke in regards to the significance of music curators for its programming. “Soccer and music go hand-in-hand, like the enduring Timbaland and Justin Timberlake duo, who collaborate on music to close perfection,” he mentioned. “ESPN’s Monday Night time Soccer music curatorship is widespread with followers given the entry this partnership gives to new and sudden combos of music with sport.
“We’ve had Diplo, DJ Khaled, Drake, and Marshmello and this fifth season, for the primary time, we’ve two curators in Timbaland/JT [who] we all know will energize all us followers for this NFL soccer season.”