The UK’s freshest and most exciting girl band of the moment, Little Mix, will be recording and releasing the official Sport Relief single, Word Up.

The single, a cover of the 1986 smash hit by Cameo, will be released on 16th March.

‘We’ve all seen people push themselves and do incredible things for Sport Relief so it’s a dream come true to be releasing the official single this year. We can’t wait for you all to hear it!’ – Perrie Edwards

‘We are so happy to be part of Sport Relief and want to help raise as much cash as possible for some truly amazing causes.’ - Jade Thirlwall

Watch this space for more details about the single and the band’s involvement in Sport Relief.

Sport Relief takes place from Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd March and for the first time ever the public can run, swim or cycle in the brand new Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Games. For more information on how to join in the fun and games, raise cash and changes lives, go to