The U.S. rapper of Cuban descent Pitbull said in Sao Paulo, that music is a universal language as it is football. "Brazil is a beautiful country that loves music culture and football. Music is a universal language like soccer so they together are able to break barriers," Pitbull said in a press conference at the stadium Arena Corinthians. On critiques of the official theme of World "We Are One" (Ole Ola) ", who plays alongside fellow Puerto Rican Jennifer Lopez and Brazilian Claudia Leitte, and the demand for more Brazilian accent, Pitbull said: "The song speaks for itself and the song is Brazilian enough.
JLO and Pitbull confirmed that they both will be presented at the opening ceremony scheduled for 15:15 (18:15 GMT) about two hours before the game between the Group A teams of Brazil and Croatia.