It’s coming up to that time of the year where reality shows dominate our world and football is back to keep the sporty amongst us glued to the TV.
To celebrate the kick-off of the new season Sony Classical is releasing a digital only compilation titled Here We Go! – Football’s Classical Anthems on Monday 12th August. The collection contains the original classic themes sung and chanted across the football stadiums of the country.
The full tracklisting for the release is:
1. Nessun dorma (Puccini)
2. Here we go, here we go, here we go! (Sousa – Stars & Stripes Forever)
3. Jose Mourinho (Verdi – La donna e mobile)
4. Champions League Theme (Handel – Zadok the Priest)
5. You’ll never walk alone (Rodgers & Hammerstein)
6. Dance of the Knights (Prokofiev)
7. ITV World Cup Theme (Prokofiev – Peter & the Wolf)
8. BBC 1998 World Cup Theme (Faure – Pavanne)
9. BBC 1994 World Cup Theme (Bernstein – America)
10. Glory, Glory Man. United (Battle Hymn of the Republic)
11. We’ll support you evermore (Guide Me O Thou Great Redeemer)
12. ITV 2002 World Cup Theme (Puccini – Un bel di)
13. We hate Nottingham Forest (Elgar – Pomp and Circumstance)
14. The Ref. is a W***** (Handel – Hallelujah Chorus)
Why not settle into the football season with this great collection of classical songs?