By: George Liao, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News)–“Embrace the World,” officially released on March 27, 2017,
is the Taipei Universiade theme song made by Kris Wu and sung by him and his friends, I-WANT. Click the following to download the song: http://data.2017.gov.taipei/001/HamaTestUpload/upload/636284953859008689pta_985_4136657_86063.mp3
Embrace the World emerged victorious from the original 264 outstanding entries. The work is a joint effort between internationally-renowned techno producer Howie B. (who has worked with the likes of Björk, New Order, U2, Tricky, Soul II Soul, and other top groups and musicians) and Taiwan’s famed music producer Ada Su, according to the Taipei Universiade Organizing Committee.
The fast tempo of traditional indigenous music, with Rumba rhythm and Latino instruments mixed with techno elements create a powerful feeling of the song, the committee said. [FULL STORY]