Natalia (Natasha) Oreiro is extremely popular in Russia. That, and her Russian first name made her the choice for the official Russia 2018 World Cup song. She herself believes she was given the song because she is more Russian in spirit than anyone of internationals stars, plus, she adds, ‘I look Russian.’ (see interview below).
Natalia Oreiro interview, with the beautiful backdrop of the Kremlin (РУССКИЙ, Español).
НАТАЛИЯ ОРЕЙРО | Про российское гражданство, тайный смысл «Дикого ангела» и отношение к актрисам (Natalia Oreiro about Russian citizenship, the secret meaning of ‘The Wild Angel,’ and how fans treat her in Russia).