Tag Archives: national anthem

  • Fans Sing Their Own National Anthem Before Softball Game (Video)

    Fans Sing Their Own National Anthem Before Softball Game (Video)

    The college softball playoffs have started, and that means a lot of games are being played back-to-back-to-back. In the interest of time, the organizers of the Louisiana-Lafayette/Baylor game said there would be no national anthem before their game, which was the third of the day. Because this took place in rural America, before a sporting […]

  • Jamie Foxx Will Sing Before Pacquiao/Mayweather Fight (Video)

    Jamie Foxx Will Sing Before Pacquiao/Mayweather Fight (Video)

    Jamie Foxx is known to have a great voice. He did a fair amount of sining in Ray (as Ray Charles) and was even sampled for Kanye West’s “Golddigger.” But come May 2nd, he’ll be singing as himself, by himself, because he’s been tapped to sing the National Anthem prior to the Pacquiao/Mayweather fight. Besides being […]

  • J.J. Watt Surprises Rockets National Anthem Singer (Video)

    J.J. Watt Surprises Rockets National Anthem Singer (Video)

    Having J.J. Watt sneak up on you at any age has to be a pretty terrifying proposition. Having it happen to a 12 year-old Rockets National Anthem singer was pretty funny for the crowd, but probably even MORE terrifying for the kid. Nicholas Connors took to the court to sing the Rockets National Anthem before […]

  • National Anthem at NCAA Final Played By US Army Band (Video)

    National Anthem at NCAA Final Played By US Army Band (Video)

    A highly-anticipated NCAA Tournament Final between number one seeds Duke and Wisconsin kicked off in style, with a terrific rendition of the Star-Spangled Banner by the US Army Band. Leading the way for the US Army Band’s “Pershing’s Own” was the U.S. Army Herald Trumpets, who were also joined by musicians from the universities of […]

  • This Vince Neil National Anthem Went as Well As You’d Expect (Video)

    This Vince Neil National Anthem Went as Well As You’d Expect (Video)

    You have to know what you’re signing yourself up for when you request a Vince Neil National Anthem rendition. However, seeing as how Vince Neil is a partial owner of the brand new Las Vegas Outlaws franchise, he probably inserted himself into this position. In any event, the Motley Crue vocalist has enough trouble singing his […]

  • Canucks Anthem Singer Trips Up on Skates During National Anthem (Video)

    Canucks Anthem Singer Trips Up on Skates During National Anthem (Video)

    The Canucks anthem singer may have raised the bar for showmanship a little too high on Friday night. The singer, Mark Donnelly, who often performs over the top renditions of the anthem for the Canucks, was invited to sing the national anthem for the Penticton Vees of the British Columbia Hockey League during their home […]

  • Ariana Grande Starts NFL Season With National Anthem Performance (Video)

    Ariana Grande Starts NFL Season With National Anthem Performance (Video)

    The NFL season traditionally begins with a big, showstopping (or maybe that should be “showstarting”) performance of the National Anthem, and this year it was Ariana Grande who got the coveted gig before the NFL opening match-up between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers. And, predictably, she did an amazing job with the […]