English recording artist of Ghanaian descent, Fuse ODG has had his voice appeared in the commercial video for Pepsi for the 2018 World Cup tournament starting from June 14 to July 15 this year.
Fuse’s verse on American electronic dance music trio, Major Lazer’s “Light It Up” remix song was used in the advert which has five best world footballers. The Pepsi Max commercial brought together Argentine-Spanish professional footballer Leo Messi, Real Madrid’s Marcelo and Toni Kroos, two-time Olympic gold medalist Carli Lloyd and Tottenham Hotspur’s Dele Alli for an action-packed, high-energy kickabout with paint-filled footballs.
Major Lazer’s “Light It Up” remix featuring Ghana’s Fuse ODG and Nyla from Jamaica and released in November 2015 had over 269 million views on Youtube as at press time.
Fuse ODG is best remembered for songs like Azonto, Dangerous Love, Antenna, Boa Me, and many others.
Watch the Pepsi advert below: