In a few days, topical house producer Kygo will take his place on the Olympic stage. It was recently announced Kygo of “Stay” fame, along with Julia Michaels, will perform “Carry Me” during the Closing Ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. For the rising superstar, this only furthers his international notoriety.
Kygo, coming off of his recently released album Cloud Nine, is already having a monstrous year. Mark Parkman, the General Manager of the Olympic Channel stated, “As one of the hottest music acts in the world, Kygo’s music speaks to new generations of Olympic fans.”
This will be a performance of lifetime and definitely one to watch. The ceremony kicks off this Sunday on NBC. Follow Kygo’s Olympic journey here along with all the athletes!