There's nothing better than the excitement of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals. Nashville Predator hockey is something special to experience and it's exciting to see which country artist will be performing the National Anthem before the puck drops!
Today, the performance of the National Anthem at the Super Bowl is just as big a media spectacle as the half-time show and the game itself. Huge stars are asked to deliver rousing renditions of "The Star-Spangled Banner" as the whole world watches to see if they mess up the words, lip-synch or perform live. In the last few years, we have seen amazing renditions by Kelly Clarkson, The D
With so much going on domestically and internationally, I am going to share this and just leave it here. These Foust Elementary School students, who, in so many ways, represent our melting pot culture, stand together to sing the National Anthem.
Some of you have likely seen this, but I just stumbled across it on Twitter over the weekend and was completely blown away. And, for me, the timing was perfect. Colin Kaepernick is making news for not standing during "The Star-Spangled Banner" and, quite frankly, I'm over it. Rather than talking about him, I'd rather spend my time celebrating astonishing anthem performances like this.
The 2016 Big O Music Fest got off to a patriotic start Saturday afternoon at Reid's Orchard in Owensboro. Morgan Book of Henderson, Kentucky, took the stage and performed a chilling version of The Star-Spangled Banner. Check it out!
Saturday at the 2016 March for Babies in downtown Owensboro, opening ceremonies got off to a rousing start thanks to three young ladies from Daviess County High School. Hayley Payne, Skylar Lanham and Millie Hatfield performed a stirring A Cappella rendition of The Star-Spangled Banner. Watch!
How did I miss this? Seriously? Early this morning, my sister Kaci tagged me in a Facebook post that contained this video. Back in April, 16-year-old Marlane VanHoose performed the "Star-Spangled Banner" before a University of Kentucky women's basketball game. But what makes Marlane's performance so special is the fact that she is blind and disabled. But her voice! My goodness. H