Tag Archives: national anthem

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]