The ICC has unveiled the official theme song of the 2023 World Cup, featuring Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has launched the official theme of the 2023 World Cup as Bollywood superstar Ranveer Singh and renowned music composer Pritam teamed up to come up with the same.
The track named ‘Dil Jashn Bole’, which is just over 3 minutes, aims to capture the emotions of the widespread cricket community and unite them.
It’s worth noting that the theme song also has Yuzvendra Chahal’s wife Dhanashree Varma. At the theme launch, Ranveer said it’s an absolute honor to be a part of this, stating, as quoted by the official website:
“Being part of this anthem launch for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 is truly an honour. It’s a celebration of the sport we all love.”
DIL JASHN BOLE! #CWC23
Official Anthem arriving now on platform 2023 📢📢
Board the One Day Xpress and join the greatest cricket Jashn ever! 🚂🥳
Music – Pritam
Lyrics – Shloke Lal, Saaveri Verma
Singers – Pritam, Nakash Aziz, Sreerama Chandra, Amit Mishra, Jonita… pic.twitter.com/09AK5B8STG
— ICC (@ICC) September 20, 2023
Pritam, on the other hand, feels that the track ‘Dil Jashn Bole’ symbolizes the sentiments of 1.4 billion Indians, adding:
“Cricket is India’s greatest passion and composing ‘Dil Jashn Bole’ for the biggest World Cup ever, has been a tremendous honour for me. This song is not just for 1.4 billion Indian fans but for the whole world to come to India and be a part of the biggest celebration ever.”