Artists had to make concessions. In the end, they decided to go the simple way and just blur out the logos of the International football Association, to avoid scandal and litigation. Before this video had been viewed more than two million people.
Singer Nyusha, Iranian-Swedish artist Arash, Pitbull Blanco recorded a joint track “Goalie Goalie” to the world Cup. However, this composition is not the official anthem of the world Cup, but artists it did not upset. They shot a video for his song, it was released on the opening day of the world championship and waited for the reviews of fans. A week later, they received a warning from the International football Association. As it turned out. FIFA officials found that neither the actors nor the producers of the video didn’t ask them for permission to use the symbols of their organization in the video.
Musicians found a way to avoid scandal and litigation, they chose the most simple solution. Instead of having to redo and clean up the points on which are emblazoned the symbols of the FIFA editors have simply blurred their image. Now, at some points in the clip viewers can see a strange rectangles.
Arash became known to the Russian public in the mid-2000s, when he recorded songs with a group of “Brilliant”, “Factory” and Anna Semenovich. In 2009, he participated in the song contest “Eurovision”, where he performed in duet with Aysel Teymurzade from Azerbaijan and finished third.
The official song of the world Cup, which takes place this year in Russia, was recorded by will Smith, popular singer with Latin roots Nicky Jam and singer from Kosovo Era Istrefi. According to tradition, the artists will perform the song before the final match which will take place July 15.
Also, the clip before the Championship recorded Alexander Malinin with her daughter Ustinya. Not everyone relished their composition, the text of which was written by the musician to the music of popular song in the 80s German band Dschinghis Khan “Moskau”. Some did not appreciate the computer graphics, which was too much in the video, as in video Nyusha, Arash, Pitbull, and Blanco. The artists themselves said Super.ru that made concessions out of respect for FIFA.