UEFA has announced Imagine Dragons as the musical talent to perform live at the 2019 UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony presented by Pepsi.
The Grammy Award-winning rock band known for smash hits including ‘Believer,’ ‘Radioactive‘ and ‘Thunder‘ will take the stage minutes before kick-off at the Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid on Saturday, June 1st.
Named Spotify’s most-streamed group for 2018 and boasting a fan-following all over the world, Imagine Dragons will rock the stadium with their signature sound and energy, building an electric atmosphere and getting fans buzzing before kick-off.
Now in its fourth year, the UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony merges the worlds of music, entertainment and sport with a high-energy performance by music’s biggest, global acts.
Fresh off of last year’s record-breaking performance by pop sensation Dua Lipa, the hotly-anticipated 2019 Opening Ceremony will feature a level of production never seen before at a Champions League Final.
Dan Reynolds, lead singer for Imagine Dragons, said: “We’re honoured to be playing the UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony for some of the most passionate sports fans on the planet.
“It’s going to be a great show in Madrid.”
This year’s Final will be played between Liverpool and Spurs at the Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid on Saturday, June 1st and will air in over 200 countries and territories around the world.