World Cup 2022: Artists who have refused to perform at the Qatar 2022 World Cup: Shakira, Dua Lipa… to day

Ssince it was announced that Qatar would be the country chosen as the host country World Cup 2022there are countless examples of news and commentary from celebrities who singled out FIFA and accused the organization of placing more importance on their own monetary gain than on human rights.

Some footballers have already stated on several occasions that they will wear the rainbow flag armband during the 2022 World Cup in support of the LGTBIQ+ community, regardless of Qatar’s rules and laws.

Shakira’s spectacular performance for the 2006 World Cup final

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Kahlid Salmanthe World Cup ambassador, has had to negotiate not only with the players, but also with the artists Qatar wanted to perform at their opening ceremony.

Who are the artists who have refused to perform in Qatar?

It was not easy to find singers willing to travel to the country and perform.

One of the most popular artists to have said ‘no’ to the World Cup is pop sensation Dua Lipa. The singer has explained that she never got to the point of negotiating because her decision was made from the beginning.

“I will be cheering for England from a distance and I look forward to visiting Qatar when it has fulfilled all the human rights pledges it made when it won the right to host the World Cup. One Love, Dua,” clarified Dua Lipa.

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Another artist who has been on everyone’s lips for a few months now Shakira. The artist has received a great boost in the popularity of her music thanks to her new single, to which she dedicates a few words Gerard Pique.

Rod Stewart was also one of the candidates to perform, but the singer recently explained why he declined the lucrative offer.

“They offered me a huge amount of money, over a million dollars for the performance, but I turned it down because I don’t think it’s right to go to a country with those ideas and values. I also think the Iranians should stop. ” provide them with weapons,” Steward known person.

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The artists who said yes to Qatar and who we will see perform are: J. Balvin, Robbie Williams, Jason Derulo, Clean Bandit, Sean Paul, Nora Fatehi, Black Eyed Peas, Jungkook from BTS and Nicki Minaj, Maluma and Miriam Fares.

The latter three were responsible for creating the official song for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.


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