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The 10 Best World Cup Songs of All-Time

After four years of waiting, the world's biggest soccer party kicks off on June 12. Usually most parties consist of good music. This year's official World Cup song, "We Are One," performed by Pitbull, Jennifer Lopez and Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte, is terrible. Yes, the music gets catchy after you repeatedly listen to it, but it takes effort. And that's not to mention that Leitte, who should logically play a prominent role in the song given that her country is hosting the Cup, only gets a measly 14 seconds in the spotlight.

All is not lost, though. The World Cup has a long, proud tradition of frankly badass anthems. To help get you pumped as the tournament gears up, here are the ten best songs from over the years.

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