British Rock Band – Muse – unveils the official Olympic Games Song

The song named “Survival” has been announced as the first official Olympic Games Song by the British rock band Muse. The sound track for this song has been written and composed by the lead singer of the band Matt Bellamy keeping in mind the spirit of the London Olympic Games – 2012. The song “Survival” will be one of the five official songs that have been selected by the London Olympic Committee.

This song will be played throughout the July 27 –August 12 games period including the time when athletes enter the stadium and as a lead in to the medal ceremonies. The song will also broadcast as a theme for international television coverage.

The song will be aired for the first time on the BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe show after 19:00 BST on Wednesday along with an interview with the band. The song then will be available for sale to the general public online. This rock band was also nominated for three Grammy Awards in 2011, under the category of the Best Rock Album of the year for the song “The Resistance”.

 

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