Anastacia to record World Cup song

US star and MTV award winner Anastacia will sing the official song of the 2002 World Cup.

The song – entitled 'Boom' – will be heard for the first time at the final draw for the tournament in South Korea next weekend.

Also performing at the event will be a Korean symphony orchestra also will perform the World Cup anthem, composed by Greek composer Vangelis.

The Greek composer's anthem includes traditional music from South Korea and Japan, the joint hosts of the soccer tournament.