Beloved country icon, Dolly Parton, has teamed up with NBCUniversal to celebrate the spirit of the Olympics and the upcoming 2024 Paris Games with a brand-new music video that promises to be a spectacular tribute to some of the most unforgettable moments in Olympic history!
The music video for her latest song, “We Are The Champions/We Will Rock You,” features Dolly Parton belting out the popular Queen anthems.
Parton’s angelic voice is combined with footage of iconic Olympic athletes, including none other than the extraordinary Simone Biles, the remarkable Suni Lee, the fierce Sydney McLaughlin-Levrone, the lightning-fast Noah Lyles, and the indomitable Katie Ledecky.
This star-studded collaboration is sure to send chills down your spine as you witness the perfect fusion of music and athletic excellence.
Dolly Parton’s love for the Olympics shines through in every frame of the music video. “I love the Olympics! I do my best to plan my schedule to watch as much of it as I possibly can,” the iconic singer shared in a press release, according to TODAY. “I laugh, I cry, I scream, there are no losers in the Olympics as they have all spent a lifetime preparing but I celebrate with the ones that go away with the gold, silver, and bronze medals.”
And let’s talk about the perfect synergy! Jenny Storms, chief marketing officer of Entertainment and Sports at NBCUniversal, couldn’t have said it better when she called Dolly Parton the “perfect” choice for this endeavor.
As a close member of the NBCUniversal family and a self-proclaimed Olympic super-fan, Parton’s passion for the Games shines through. Her rendition of “We Are The Champions/We Will Rock You” is bound to get America pumped up for Team USA and the thrilling events awaiting us in Paris next summer!
This is just a taste of what Dolly has in store for her adoring fans. The song, a mash-up of two legendary sports anthems, will also be featured on her highly-anticipated album, “Rockstar,” slated for release on Nov. 17.
Inspired by her induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2022, the album promises to be an electrifying experience, featuring collaborations with renowned artists such as Pink, Elton John, and her goddaughter Miley Cyrus, among others.
So, mark your calendars and get ready to witness greatness in action! Dolly Parton’s music video celebrating our Olympic champions will not only tug at your heartstrings but will also ignite your passion for sports, music, and everything in between.
With Dolly’s timeless voice and the awe-inspiring feats of these legendary athletes, this video is destined to be a true spectacle that will leave you cheering for more. Be sure to keep an eye out for this epic release and get ready to be inspired like never before!