With the World Cup due to start in Brazil on Thursday and run until July 13, a CD titled “NATIONAL ANTHEMS OF THE WORLD FOR BRAZIL 2014,” has been released by King Records. The CD includes the national anthems of all 32 participating countries.
The anthems are performed by bands from the Japan Self-Defense Forces.
King Records said there is a lot of interest in the various national anthems, especially those of Japan's three opponents in the group phase -- Cote d’Ivoire, Greece and Colombia.
The CD is 62 minutes long and costs ¥1,800.© Japan Today