Ricky Martin kicked a huge goal at the Billboard Latin Music Awards. The pop star took the stage for the world premiere live performance of “Vida,” a song that appears in the official soundtrack of the FIFA World Cup.
With the international soccer tournament due to kick off in less than 50 days, Martin’s energetic efforts at Thursday night’s awards ceremony should really get the ball rolling. The vibrant, colorful performance can be watched in-full below.
“Vida” is Martin’s second World Cup song. His song for the 1998 competition, “La Copa de La Vida” (The Cup of Life),” propelled the Puerto Rican singer into the global spotlight, taking off after he performed it on the Grammys. It charted at No. 2 on Hot Latin Songs, and went to No. 45 on the Billboard Hot 100