Eight-time Grammy winner Chris Stapleton will turn into the newest nation artist to usher within the Tremendous Bowl, with a efficiency at Tremendous Bowl LVII on Sunday, Feb. 12 on FOX, simply previous to the sport’s kickoff at 6:30 p.m. ET at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
Stapleton is understood for his bluesy, supple vocal supply in addition to his songwriting chops (along with his personal materials, he’s written hits for Kenny Chesney, Josh Turner and Darius Rucker, amongst others). He’s additionally the reigning CMA male vocalist of the yr, having gained within the class six occasions. This yr’s Tremendous Bowl pregame efficiency lineup additionally consists of R&B artist Babyface performing “America The Stunning,” whereas Abbott Elementary star Sheryl Lee Ralph will carry out “Elevate Each Voice and Sing.” Rihanna is that this yr’s Tremendous Bowl Halftime Present performer.
Stapleton is the third consecutive nation singer to deal with nationwide anthem duties previous to the large recreation since 2021–Eric Church joined Jazmine Sullivan for a rendition of the anthem in 2021, whereas Mickey Guyton carried out the nationwide anthem final yr.
Right here, Billboard seems again at different nation music artists who’ve carried out the nationwide anthem all through the years.