Camila Cabello to perform at Champions League final
Cuban-American singer Camila Cabello is set to perform at the opening ceremony of the UEFA Champions League final.
MORE IN THIS SECTION
UEFA promised a show of music and dance before the final match of this year's Champions League. For this, the Latina artist Camila Cabello, very well-known for her hits "Havana" and "Señorita," will take over the stage.
The Cuban-American singer will perform for 10 minutes and is expected to present her main songs, in addition to other songs from her new album "Familia" released in 2022.
"I am very excited to take the stage at the UEFA Champions League final in Paris this month! I intend to put on a truly special show that brings together the spirit of my Latin heritage and a feeling of togetherness for sports fans and music from around the world," Cabello said in a statement released by UEFA.
"These events always provide the ultimate cross-pollination of sport and music which we know fans love to watch. We know that Camila Cabello is one of the world’s most popular artists and she will help us to build on our fans' excitement for the Opening Ceremony performance with a show football fans will never forget," said UEFA Marketing Director Guy-Lauren Epstein.
The Champions League final is scheduled for Saturday, May 28 at the Stade de France in Paris, where Real Madrid will try to lift its 14th European title against Liverpool.
The match, one of the most important on the European club football calendar, will be broadcast in 200 countries around the world.
Who is Camila Cabello?
Cabello is a singer, songwriter, and actress. In 2018, she released her debut solo album CAMILA, which managed to reached number one on 110 global iTunes charts.
She debuted at number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, and at the same time, "Havana" reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The hit led Camila to become the first solo artist to reach the number 1 position in the Hot 100, Billboard 200, and Artist 100 charts in the same week.
In her career, the 25-year-old Latina artist has won three Grammy Awards.
Besides her music talent, Cabello also stands out on the big screen. She made her Hollywood debut starring in Cinderella, a modern film adaptation of the classic tale written by The Brothers Grimm.