After wearing the logo of Canadian rapper Drake earlier this season, FC Barcelona are wanting nearer to residence for the subsequent musical artist to characteristic on the entrance of their kits.
The La Liga giants introduced on Wednesday, March 15, that — as a part of their sponsorship cope with streaming service Spotify — they might sport the brand of Spanish singer Rosalía‘s newest album, “Motomami,” on the entrance of their kits throughout their El Clásico match towards Actual Madrid on the Camp Nou on Sunday, March 19.
Barça’s ladies’s group will even put on kits with the Motomami brand in a match towards Actual Madrid on Saturday, March 25.
Barça and Spotify have picked ROSALÍA as a result of it’s a 12 months in the past this month that her album MOTOMAMI was launched, a report that has stretched the boundaries of latest music. Her third studio album was met with worldwide essential acclaim, and amongst many different distinctions was named Greatest Latin Rock or Various Album on the sixty fifth Grammy Awards. The challenge options such tracks as ‘Despechá’, ‘La fama’, ‘Saoko’ and ‘Bizcochito’, which has grow to be an anthem for the younger technology and has been performed a number of hundred million occasions on Spotify.
Rosalía hails from Catalonia, the identical autonomous neighborhood of Spain by which the town of Barcelona is situated. FC Barcelona has lengthy been a champion of the Catalan folks, and virtually all the time shows the neighborhood’s flag, the Senyera, in some kind on their kits.
Barça notes of their announcement that Rosalía “was the highest streamed born in Spanish territory artist worldwide on Spotify in 2022, and performs of her songs on the service elevated by 110% 12 months over 12 months. In 2022 she was essentially the most performed feminine artist within the metropolis of Barcelona.”
Barça have created two units of restricted version jerseys to associate with this announcement. One set will characteristic the Motomami brand on the entrance and Rosalía’s identify on the again, together with the #1. Just one,899 of those shirts will probably be printed, and are on sale for €399.99 by membership outlets and their online store.
The second set of kits will characteristic glow-in-the-dark lettering, and solely 22 of them will probably be produced. Every shirt is numbered from 1 to 11 and will probably be signed by one of many Barça males’s or ladies’s gamers within the beginning lineup of their respective matches towards Actual Madrid. They’re out there for pre-order by Barça’s online shop for €1,999.99 every.