Olympics 2016: A Musical Mix-Tape Fit For An Olympian

Olympic Rings

Performances at Olympics Opening and Closing Ceremonies

The 2016 Olympics are well under way in Rio and although I’ve never been the “sporty type” what about all the great music performances at the Olympics over the years?

Let’s remind ourselves of some of the best performances from past opening and closing ceremonies.

Kylie Minogue – “Dancing Queen” (Syndey Closing Ceremony 2000)

Spice Girls – “Medley” (London Closing Ceremony 2012) 

Gladys Knight – “Georgia On My Mind (Atlanta Opening Ceremony 1996) 

Koreana – “Hand In Hand” (Seoul Opening Ceremony 1988)

Emeli Sande – “Read All About It” (London Closing Ceremony 2012)

Vanessa Amorosi “Absolutely Everybody” (Sydney Closing Ceremony 2000)

What about you, do you know of any other good songs that could be included here? Let me know in the comments below or tweet me @PopAndTalk