Contact Us

2014 YouTube #ProudToPlay Commercial – What’s the Song?

YouTube’s ‘Proud to Play’ commercial is an uplifting, inspiring ad set to celebrate all of the proud gay and lesbian athletes who have come out over the years, including Olympian Tom Daley, football star Michael Sam and NBA player Jason Collins. As the commercial infuses motivational clips of superstar athletes with heartwarming speeches from Nelson Mandela and President Obama, familiar notes from a certain anthemic track play in the background. What’s the song?

The awe-inspiring song is none other than Katy Perry‘s ‘Roar,’ a tune which is all about believing in yourself, standing up for yourself and letting your true colors show — a perfect fit for the brave, heartfelt ad. ‘Roar,’ from Perry’s latest album, ‘Prism,’ hit the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100, staying in the top spot for two weeks and becoming one of the best-selling singles of all-time.

Check out the heartfelt commercial above, and listen to the full version of Katy Perry’s ‘Roar’ below.

Next: What's the Song in the Google Play Commercial?

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Best of PopCrush

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://popcrush.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on PopCrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on PopCrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!