Muse unveil official Olympics song

  • British rock band Muse have announced their new single Survival will be the official song for the London 2012 Olympic Games.

    Frontman Matt Bellamy said he "wrote the song with the Olympics in mind".

    The song will be played during the games when athletes enter the stadium and in the run-up to medal ceremonies.

    Since forming in 1994, Bellamy and bandmates Dominic Howard and Chris Wolstenholme have sold more than 15 million albums worldwide.

    The band will release their forthcoming studio album The 2nd Law in September