The official anthem of the Cricket World Cup 2023 titled ‘Dil Jashn Bole’ was released by the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday.
The anthem features Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh and Dhanashree Verma, the wife of Indian cricketer Yuzvendra Chahal. Pritam has composed its music while Shloke Lal, Saaveri Verma are the lyricists.
DIL JASHN BOLE! #CWC23
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Music – Pritam
Lyrics – Shloke Lal, Saaveri Verma
Singers – Pritam, Nakash Aziz, Sreerama Chandra, Amit Mishra, Jonita… pic.twitter.com/09AK5B8STG
— ICC (@ICC) September 20, 2023
Speaking about the Anthem launch, superstar Ranveer Singh said ” It’s a celebration of the sport we all love.”
Musician Pritam said, ” This song is not just for 1.4 billion Indian fans but for the whole world to come to India and be a part of the biggest celebration ever.”
The music video of the anthem embodies the World Cup combining the unique Indian passion for cricket with the national pride of all competing nations to create an unrivalled global sporting occasion.
The anthem brilliantly captures the passion and energy of India and the fans that will make this event so special, and we can’t wait for the world to hear it.
“This World Cup will put place fans at the centre of the action and the anthem will help bring them closer to the game than ever before, so go listen now and create your own hook-step.”
Star Sports spokesperson said, “We are delighted to collaborate with the ICC for the official anthem of the World Cup. The anthem is an expression of the cornucopia of emotions and waves of energy, which each and every day of the tournament promises to deliver to more than a billion viewers around the world.”
The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 will start from October 5. Its final match will be played on November 19.