Tag Archives: national anthem

  • 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 […]

  • Slash Shreds National Anthem at Kings-Hawks Game 3 (Video)

    Slash Shreds National Anthem at Kings-Hawks Game 3 (Video)

    At Game 3 of the NHL’s Western Conference Finals between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Los Angeles Kings over the weekend, things got off to a patriotic start thanks to a performance of “The Star-Spangled Banner” by legendary former (always?) Guns ‘n’ Roses guitarist Slash. Doing a shredded-out rendition of the United States’ national anthem has […]

  • Star-Spangled Banner Gets Butchered During Memorial Cup (Video)

    Star-Spangled Banner Gets Butchered During Memorial Cup (Video)

    The Memorial Cup is an annual hockey tournament played between the champions from each of the three leagues in the Canadian Hockey League (the Ontario Hockey League, Quebec Major Junior Hockey League and Western Hockey League), as well as one host team.  And seeing as how the participants are all from within the Canadian Hockey […]

  • Happy Fourth Of July!!!

    Happy Fourth Of July!!!

    On July 1st, we celebrated Canada’s birthday by providing you with the worst rendition of “O’ Canada” to ever grace our eardrums at a sporting event (no surprise that it came during a Canadian Football League game being played in Las Vegas).  Today, to celebrate Independence Day, we bring you what may very well be […]

  • Happy Canada Day!!!

    Happy Canada Day!!!

    While many of you Americans wait until Wednesday, July 4th to celebrate your country’s birthday, we Canadians here are TotalProSports.com have been taking part in a little celebration of our own, as Canada turned 145-years-old yesterday (July 1st).  And in honor of our country’s special day, we give you this – the worst rendition of […]

  • Senators Fans Bail Out Anthem Singer During “O Canada” (Video)

    Senators Fans Bail Out Anthem Singer During “O Canada” (Video)

    Question: What is the difference between screwing up “O Canada” prior to a hockey game being played in the United States, and screwing it up prior to a game being played in Canada? Answer: When you screw it up in the United States, you simply carry on with the butchering as if no one noticed, […]

  • Canadian National Anthem Botched At Sabres Game (Video)

    Canadian National Anthem Botched At Sabres Game (Video)

    The Canadian national anthem is rarely performed at hockey games that do not involve Canadian teams, and perhaps they should keep it that way following this debacle by the anthem singer during last night’s game between the Buffalo Sabres and the Carolina Hurricanes at the First Niagara Center. Her error (It’s supposed to be “From […]

  • 15 Hottest Women To Perform The National Anthem At The Super Bowl

    15 Hottest Women To Perform The National Anthem At The Super Bowl

    Getting asked to sing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl is quite an honor. It doesn’t necessarily mean you’re any good (right, Backstreet Boys?), but it does mean you’re really famous and that somebody thought millions of people would enjoy watching you lip-sync. With the 2012 Super Bowl (aka Super Bowl XLVI) coming up […]

  • Weird Al Gets In On The Super Bowl Tweet Parade, Mocks Christina Aguilera

    Weird Al Gets In On The Super Bowl Tweet Parade, Mocks Christina Aguilera

    When it comes to poor Super Bowl performances, they rarely go unnoticed. That was the case for both the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Black Eyed Peas as they were victims of two of yesterday’s most comical Super Bowl inspired tweets, but they were not the only ones taking a virtual tongue-lashing for their performances.  Christina […]