sarah brightman will be singing the official theme song of the 2008 beijing olympics, together with chinese famous pop singer liu huan (劉歡). however the name of the theme song will be revealed at the conclusion of the ceremony, which commences at 8pm beijing time for friday, august 8th.

sarah brightman used to perform “amigos para siempre” (friends for life) the theme song of the 1992 barcelona olympic games with josé carreras during the closing ceremonies to a global audience of two billion. in the open ceremony of the 2008 beijing olympics which will begin around 7pm bangkok time today, nearly 100,000 people will be present in the “bird’s nest” olympic stadium to watch the opening ceremony, and billions more worldwide are expected to tune in to watch the extravaganza.

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