Released Date
May 7, 2010
Vocalist
Shakira
Album
Listen Up! The Official 2010 FIFA World Cup
About Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)

About

Official song of the 2010 FIFA World Cup with lyrics acting as a means to encourage one to aim for goals like a soldier on a battlefield. It features the band Freshlyground.

Trivia

The music video of the song features cameos from Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel MessiShakira performed the song at both the opening and closing ceremony of the World Cup.