Samini Featured On AFCON 2021 Official Theme Song [Video]
Celebrated Ghanaian Reggae/Dancehall musician, Emmanuel Andrew Samini, well known in showbiz scenes as Samini has been featured on the official theme song for the African Cup Of Nations(AFCON) 2021.
The 2021 AFCON official theme song titled “African Smile” was composed by Collectif African Smile.
Before the song was officially released as the theme song, three songs were submitted with “AfricanSmile” recording 86.32 votes, beating singer Grace Bethel’s by 1.61 votes.
With 78 votes, Gorge Samba and Taty Eyoung’s collaboration came in third. Salatiel, Timi Dakolo, Assia, Hakim, Jaylann, Rayen Youssef, Tukkiman, Imilo Iechanceux, and Mylmo are among the singers included in the 5-minute song.
In addition, the official mascot for Africa’s biggest extravaganza has been dubbed ‘Mola,’ which is a Cameroonian phrase for a friend or relative. On Sunday, January 9, 2022, the AFCON will begin.
As a reminder, the AFCON 2021 has been scheduled for Cameroon from Sunday, January 9 to Sunday, February 6, 2022.
Watch the video below:
In other news, Kumawood actor, Sylvester Agyapong, popularly known as Sly has denounced his affiliations with the Christian religion, saying that he is not a Christian.
The actor earlier told Zionfelix in an interview in 2019 that he does not believe that Jesus Christ came to die to save everyone in the whole world from sin. He said that many people in Ghana have allowed themselves to believe theories and mythical stories that have no iota of truth.
According to him, Jesus Christ did not come to die for the whole world as many are made to believe but he came for the Israelites and not any other group of people or country.