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From 'samba soccer' to actual music, Brazilian star Neymar to release single

BARCELONA, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 10:  Neymar Jr. of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Deportivo Alaves at Camp Nou stadium on September 10, 2016 in Barcelona, Spain.  (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

BARCELONA, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 10: Neymar Jr. of FC Barcelona looks on during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Deportivo Alaves at Camp Nou stadium on September 10, 2016 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)  (2016 Getty Images)

Barcelona striker Neymar is making a leap into the world of music.

The Brazilian says he will post his first song on his Facebook account on Wednesday.

Neymar tweeted in Portuguese: "Wednesday I start my music career." He referred to his debut as "Neymusico."

The 24-year-old Neymar is an extremely popular figure in Brazil and around the world, and several times he has appeared on stage with singers at concerts, including joining Michel Telo to sing his hit "Ai Se Eu Te Pego" ("Oh, If I Get Caught")

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