Legends of British Heavy Metal JUDAS THE PRIEST showed their support for Argentina’s soccer team during their concert in the country earlier this week.
Meanwhile JUDAS THE PRIEST performed the song “Turbo Lover” A photo of the Argentina captain at the Movistar Arena in Buenos Aires on Tuesday (December 13). Lionel Messi was displayed on the screen behind the band.
Earlier today (Sunday, December 18), following Argentina’s third win World Championship Defending men’s champions France on penalties in one of the greatest finals in the history of the tournament. PRIEST: singer Rob Halford shared a photo from Tuesday PRIEST: concert, and he included the following message: “Congratulations to Argentina and all the teams who played their hearts out, you did your best.”
Argentina won the third World Championship After the 35-year-old beat France 4-2 on penalties Messi scored two goals in a 3-3 draw.
“I wanted to close my career with it, it was the one thing that was missing, so I couldn’t ask for anything more.” Messiwho played 172 times for his country, said after the match, according to Reuters:.
“I was able to get it Copa America and now World Championship for which I had fought so hard. I got it late in my career. But I love football and I want to continue to live a few more games to become world champion.”
JUDAS THE PRIEST He was recently presented with a special plaque commemorating an incredible 50 years of music and having sold over 50 million albums worldwide. The presentation took place on the eve of the group’s entrance Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last month in Los Angeles.
PRIEST: received an award for musical excellence this year Rock and Roll Hall of Famewhich was honored Eminem, Dolly Parton, DURAN DURAN, Lionel Richie, Pat Benatar, EURHYTHMICS and: Carly Simon Performers in the category.
It JUDAS THE PRIEST members who have been admitted include current members Rob Halford (vocal),Ian Hill (bass),Glenn Tipton (guitar) and: Scott Travis (drums), along with former members KK Downing (guitar),Les Binks (drums) and late drummer Dave Holland.
Halford, Hill, Tipton: and: Travis joined them Binks, Downing and: Folks for a three-song medley consisting of “Do you have anything else?”, “Breach of law” and: “Living After Midnight”.