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Kygo Set To Perform at 2016 Olympic Closing Ceremony

Kygo's year just keeps getting better and better.

After releasing his album, Cloud Nine, he will be performing single “Carry Me” with vocalist Julia Michaels at the Closing Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games held August 21 at 8PM BRT at Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

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“The opportunity to be a part of the Closing Ceremony of the Olympic Games in Rio is a huge milestone in my career and it will be the biggest performance of my life,” said Kygo. “I’ve been a sports fan since forever, and to be able to combine this with my music and help to launch something like the Olympic Channel is a dream come true!”

Starting Sunday 21 August, after the Closing Ceremony of the Olympic Games Rio 2016 in Brazil, the Olympic Channel digital platform will be available worldwide via a mobile app for Android and iOS devices and at olympicchannel.com. With the goal of providing a new way to engage younger generations, fans and new audiences in the Olympic Movement, the Olympic Channel is a free platform that will present original programming, live sports events, news and highlights offering additional exposure for sports and athletes all year round.


Written by GrooveVolt


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