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Pitbull To Release 'We Are One (Ole Ola)' Ft. J. Lo As Official World Cup Song

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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JANUARY 23: American rapper Pitbull and Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte the authors of the 2014 World Cup theme song pose during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Host City Tour at Maracana on January 23, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images) | Buda Mendes - FIFA via Getty Images

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — FIFA says Jennifer Lopez will team with rapper Pitbull and Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte to perform the official World Cup song for this year's tournament.

Soccer's governing body made the announcement Thursday but didn't say when "We Are One (Ole Ola)" will be released.

The song was written and co-produced by Pitbull. Leitte says she is looking forward to "dancing samba with Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez in Brazil."

Lopez wasn't in Rio for the announcement.

Shakira wrote "Waka Waka" for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

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