Shadows of cheering fans are cast on the stage during the fifa world cup kick-off concert at the orlando stadium in soweto, a suburb of johannesburg, on june 10, 2010 ahead of the start of the 2010 world cup football tournament.
Control room, the worlds leading producer of global music events, and fifa (fédération internationale de football association), the international governing body of football, announced the first group of legendary musicians confirmed to perform at the fifa world cup kickoff celebration concert.
Am, fergie and taboo (l-r) of the black eyed peas perform at the fifa world cup kick-off celebration concert at the orlando stadium on june 10, 2010 in soweto, south africa.
With amadou & mariam, the black eyed peas, the drum cafe, thomas dyani.
World cup 2010 fifas kick-off celebration concert in soweto. Johannesburg, south africa thousands of fans watch musicians from around the world perform at the fifa world cup kick-off celebration concert at the orlando stadium in soweto fri 04.
One day prior to the ceremony, the first-ever fifa world cup kick-off celebration concert took place on 10 june at orlando stadium in soweto. Warm-up acts including goldfish, 340ml and tumi molekane performed before the internationally televised portion of the concert began at 2000 sast.
Pst, the fifa world cup kick-off celebration concert kicks off in johannesburg, south africa. If youre not able to be there in person, you can still catch the event featuring performances from the black eyed peas, alicia keys, john legend, shakira and more on the vevo live stream available worldwide.
Shakira performs a song during the kick-off celebration concert for the 2010 fifa world cup at the orlando stadium on june 10, 2010 in soweto, south africa.