Playground from Cascada is the 2017 IIHF World Championship official song

The official song for the 2017 IIHF World Championship has been revealed. German chart toppers Cascada take the honour with their new single ‘Playground’. The championship’s organising committee revealed the news at a press conference earlier today. As well as this, Natalie Horler has been chosen to be an official ambassador.

‘Playground’ is an up-tempo dance track, and is perfect for any party thanks to its catchy beat. The video features clips from an Ice Hockey game, as well as Natalie performing on ice.

You can watch Cascada’s music video for ‘Playground’ here.

Cascada have had a fantastic career since they first hit the music industry in 2004. The band have been one of the most successful in the dance music genre. They have also been named the most successful German act of the 21st century. Their most known singles include ‘Everytime We Touch’, ‘Evacuate the Dancefloor’ and ‘What Hurts the Most’.

The 2017 IIHF World Championships take place from 5-21 May in France and Germany.

To keep up to date with the band you can follow their Twitter or Instagram. You can also give their Facebook page a like.

Finally, don’t forget to let us know your thoughts on the band’s new single by tweeting us @CelebMix.

Written by Lynn Macgillivray

I'm Lynn - a writer, accountant and lover of all things music (especially a good boyband). Twitter: @xxitslynn