Nigerian music star, Solidstar, will be live in Brazil during the summer, cheering the Nigerian national football team, the Super Eagles, at the 2014 Fifa World Cup.
According to his record and management company, Achievas Music, the musician has signed a deal with the Nigerian Football Association, which will gives him exclusive rights to record the Super Eagles official theme-song for the summer tournament, and also play a pivotal role as their celebrity Ambassador.
The released statement read, "We at Achievas Music are to proud to announce that Solidstar has just signed an ambassador deal with the Nigerian Football Association in-conjunction with the Nigerian Football Supporters Club.
"The deal will have Solidstar record the official Super Eagles theme song which will be used to unite and inspire the players on and off the pitch and also our country."
Dr. Rafiu Oladipo who represented the NFA and who also is the president of the supporters club in a statement, also confirmed the news. He gave reasons for the choice of Solidstar.
"We needed someone one who was passionate about Nigeria football and who has that gyration in his voice and who the new and old generation can relate to and it was just Solidstar that came to mind”
The “Negotiate” crooner with joy, appreciated the football association and the supporters club, revealing that he is humbled by Dr. Oladipo’s kind words, and promising not to disappoint in the new project.
"Expect something gyrating, something that will lift the spirit of the whole players, coaching staff, the supporters and the whole country." Solidstar assured.