Pepsi announces that Dua Lipa will perform at UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony
16th May 2018
UEFA and Pepsi® have announced Dua Lipa as the music artist performing at the 2018 “UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony presented by Pepsi.”
The multi-award winning, ‘New Rules’ singer will take to the pitch before the world’s most watched annual sporting event kicks off in Kyiv, Ukraine on Saturday, May 26th.
Dua Lipa, who holds the record for the youngest female solo artist to reach 1 billion YouTube views and is currently the top streamed female artist in the world on Spotify, will perform hits from her latest album, including “IDGAF” and “New Rules,” which has gone Platinum in 18 countries.
The global superstar’s album has gone on to sell over 2.2 million copies and 17 million singles worldwide.
Dua Lipa said: “I was honoured to be asked by UEFA and Pepsi to perform at the ‘UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony’ – it’s a once in a lifetime opportunity. I can’t wait to get in front of the fans and be part of such an exciting event – I’m planning to put on an unforgettable show!”
This year’s Final will be played at the NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kyiv on Saturday, May 26th and air in over 220 countries and territories around the world.« Back to News