Rather than putting his own spin on the anthem’s classic fireworks and bombast, Bridges tweaks the song into 6/8ths time allowing him to deliver the familiar lyrics with a uniquely syncopated croon. Accompanied by just an organ in a smokey studio, the Texas singer moves delicately through his hymn-like rendition, reaching an end that’s free of…
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01/29/2017 by PeekYou Team
Author: Ashley Iasimone / Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Fifth Harmony, who were scheduled to sing the U.S. National Anthem at the 2017 NHL All-Star Game, has canceled the performance due to illness, Billboard has learned. More
11/24/2016 by PeekYou Team
Author: Amy Kuperinsky | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com / Source: NJ.com
Aretha Franklin opened the Thanksgiving game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Detroit Lions with a soaring rendition of the national anthem.
Almost five minutes later, she was still singing.
Wearing a blue Lions beanie and a fur coat, Franklin, 74, seemed to have no intention of keeping it short and sweet as she sat at a piano, playing along.
The extra long…