New Wave

Rapping for Engerland

"World In Motion"
New Order
1990

In 1990, Keith Allen, New Order, and John Barnes created a template for the soccer pop song. "World In Motion" is still considered a timeless classic in England, despite the handicap of actually being kind of a terrible song. Read more about Rapping for Engerland

An American Hero

"Kasey Keller"
Barcelona
2000

If ever there was a performance by one player in one game that deserved its own song, it was American keeper Kasey Keller's miraculous game against Brazil in the semifinals of the 1998 Gold Cup. Luckily, Virginia synth-pop band Barcelona has given it one. Read more about An American Hero

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