It’s a new adventure for RedOne. The Moroccan producer has joined FIFA as Executive Director of Entertainment, the body announced on social media.
“Producer and winner of multiple Grammy Awards. RedOne joins FIFA as Executive Director of Entertainment. Joining forces, providing innovative entertainment for fans: we share the vision of making football truly global ”, wrote FIFA on his Twitter account.
Producer and winner of multiple Grammy Awards
RedOne joins FIFA as Executive Director of Entertainment
– World Cup 🏆 (@fifaworldcup_fr) December 19, 2021
RedOne had previously worked closely with FIFA, releasing a song for the 2018 World Cup which took place in Russia. In 2006, his song “Bamboo” was named Official Melody of the World Competition.
Nadir Khayat, whose real name is, is internationally renowned having collaborated with a host of world stars such as Michael Jackson, Lionel Richie, Christina Aguilera, Cheb Khaled, Shakira, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Akon, Enrique Iglesias, Nicole Scherzinger, Usher, Pitbull, Shawn Kingston, Darren Zanyar, Backstreet Boys, Mica, Cat Delona, Spice Cowboy, Ciara, Mylene Farmer, Kelly Rowland, Jason Derulo, Kenza Farah, Melissa Nkunda, Far East Movement, Justin Bieber , Alexandra Burke, Havana Brown, Paulina Rubio, Nicki Minaj, Tayo Cruz, or even One Direction.
Today, the 49-year-old Moroccan is an accomplished artist and genius producer, to his credit several international awards that have allowed him to be the first choice of FIFA.