The Premier League has launched a new anthem ahead of the 2020/21 season, which will be played at Premier League stadiums providing a soundtrack to the moments before kick-off.
The anthem was recorded and produced at venues including the iconic Abbey Road Studios in London.
British composer Dave Connolly developed and produced the piece of music and collaborated with a group of 83 musicians and technicians – including an orchestra and a live gospel choir – to create the anthem over a period of nine months. The track features exciting and talented musical artists from the United Kingdom and around the world.
Premier League Commercial Director Will Brass said, “With excitement building ahead of the 2020/21 Premier League season, we are delighted to unveil our new anthem, which fans will hear in the moments before kick-off.”
“We are proud to have brought together such a high-calibre and diverse array of talent to create this track, showing our support for the UK music industry.”
“The anthem captures the drama and emotion of a Premier League matchday and we hope it will soon become instantly recognisable to supporters around the world.”
Connolly said he set out to create a piece of music “that embodies the passion of the beautiful game”.
He added, “From the strings which reflect the prestige of the League, to the guitars that give an authentic, live and raw feel, and the gospel choir that adds a powerful, human quality, this anthem was lovingly crafted to become an integral part of Premier League and football culture.”