September 21, 2021

Dubai Expo 2020 - Official Launch Song Released

''This Is Our Time'''is a tune that has started to make a wave of upbeat emotion and high spirit across the United Arab Emirates.

It is the official launch song for the much awaited event, the Dubai Expo 2020. Initially meant to be hosted last year, but due to the unprecedented Covid pandemic, it is being hosted this year.

The Chief Experience Office led by Marjan Faraidooni for Expo 2020 Dubai, said: “World Expos bring people together, and we are pleased to welcome a collection of incredible talents to lend their voices to the official Expo 2020 Dubai song – combining the past, present and future, and providing an inspiration to all. In less than 10 days, we look forward to welcoming the world and creating once-in-a-lifetime memories for millions of visitors.”

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There are 3 singers who have teamed up together to bring this uplifting tune: Hussain Al Jassmi, Mayssa Karaa and Almas. Hussain Al Jassmi is a well known for being one of the UAE's most loved Emirati artists and Expo 2020 Ambassador. Mayssa Karaa is the Artistic Director of Expo’s all-female Firdaus Orchestra and Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter. Almas, is a 21-year-old Emirati singer-songwriter who also gained fame through Spotify by being Best Female Talent in the Middle East.

The title of the song, ''This Is Our Time'' is a reflection on its own of the aims and values of the Dubai Expo 2020 along with further integrated messages depicting the values of the United Arab Emirates culture. The lyrics celebrate the diverse pot of nationalities living in the United Arab Emirates, the theme of the Expo ''Connecting Minds, Creating the Future'' and how successful the nation wishes to be in the future.