In an unexpected twist, global pop sensation Dua Lipa is rumored to make a special appearance at the Cricket World Cup 2023. Renowned for her chart-topping hits and a remarkable list of accolades, boasting 3 Grammy Awards, 6 Brit Awards, and 2 Guinness World Records, the artist might grace the CWC23 closing ceremony with her musical prowess.
An Unlikely Collaboration
The collaboration was announced as Dua Lipa fielded questions from cricket stars including KL Rahul, Shubman Gill, Kane Williamson, and Daryl Mitchell. The diverse set of questions ranged from personal preferences to insights into Dua Lipa’s music career.
Question from KL Rahul
KL Rahul, with his jersey number one, asked Dua Lipa about the significance of a jersey number. He inquired, “If you had to choose a jersey number for yourself, what would it be?” Dua Lipa responded with enthusiasm, choosing 22 as her lucky number, stating, “It’s my lucky number, and yeah, I think that’s the one.”
Kane Williamson’s Musical Connection
Kane Williamson shared his family’s love for Dua Lipa’s music, especially the hit song “Levitating.” He asked, “What’s your favorite song to perform?” Dua Lipa, expressing the variability of her preferences, mentioned that it changes night after night. However, she highlighted “Levitating,” “Don’t Start Now,” and “Physical” as perennial favorites.
Shubman Gill’s World Cup Playlist Inquiry: Opening and Closing
Shubman Gill was curious about Dua Lipa’s song choices for the World Cup 2023. He asked, “If you had to perform one song at the opening of the World Cup, what would it be? And one for the closing as well?” Dua Lipa, considering the sports event, revealed, “I feel like I’d have to sing ‘Physical’ for the opening. One kiss always seems to go down well at matches. And maybe one of my new songs.”
Daryl Mitchell’s Living Room Dance Party Question
Daryl Mitchell, a Dua Lipa fans, sought advice on creating a living room dance party. Dua Lipa responded warmly, saying, “I think the best advice I can give is just enjoy yourself. As long as you’re having fun, you’re doing just fine.”
Dua Lipa’s unexpected involvement in the Cricket World Cup. It is a unique and vibrant blend of music and sports, captivating audiences worldwide. The countdown to the CWC23 closing ceremony featuring Dua Lipa’s performance has undoubtedly heightened the excitement surrounding this global event.
The Pitch is perfect as @DUALIPA joins the @cricketworldcup spectacle taking questions from @klrahul @ShubmanGill #KaneWilliamson @dazmitchell47 & about the song she’d perform at the #CWC23 closing ceremony!
— Star Sports (@StarSportsIndia) November 15, 2023