VAMOS JUNTOS (ALIVE)” IS THE OFFICIAL SONG OF THE BUENOS AIRES 2018 YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES, RELEASED TODAY BY THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE. IT WAS PRODUCED IN ASSOCIATION WITH DISNEY AND IS PERFORMED BY THE YOUNG ARTISTS CANDELARIA MOLFESE AND FERNANDO DENTE
The song’s lyrics talk about the athletes’ ability to overcome all obstacles with passion, effort and dedication. It also mentions the motto of Buenos Aires 2018, “Feel the future”, which expresses the hope that the union in diversity, as displayed by more than 4,000 athletes from 206 countries that will participate at the Games, will inspire the youth of the world to embrace sports.
“Alive” will be performed on October 6 at the Youth Olympic Games Opening Ceremony, to be held at the iconic Obelisk of Buenos Aires. It will be the first Opening Ceremony to take place outside a stadium and open to the public.
The official song was composed by Emanuel Kirakou, Lindy Robbins and Evan Bogart, and adapted by singer-songwriter Patricia Sosa. Listen to it here