Samini is included in the official theme song for the 2021 African Cup of Nations.
“Collectif Africa Smile” composed the song titled “African Smile.”
Three songs were submitted prior to its release, with “AfricanSmile” receiving 86.32 votes, edging out vocalist Grace Bethel’s by 1.61 votes
With 78 votes, Gorge Samba and Taty Eyoung’s collaboration came in third.
Salatiel, Timi Dakolo, Assia, Hakim, Jaylann, Rayen Youssef, Tukkiman, Imilo Iechanceux, and Mylmo are among the singers included in the 5-minute song.
In addition, the official mascot for Africa’s biggest extravaganza has been dubbed ‘Mola,’ which is a Cameroonian phrase for a friend or relative.
On Sunday, January 9, 2022, the AFCON will begin.