The NFL on Tuesday announced an all-star lineup of performers scheduled to appear at Super Bowl LVII, including eight-time Grammy winner Chris Stapleton, who is set to sing the national anthem.
Other performers include Babyface, a twelve-time Grammy winner who will sing “America the Beautiful,” while Emmy-award winner and Golden Globe-nominate Sheryl Lee Ralph has been picked to sing “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” also known as the black national anthem.
You won’t want to miss it. 19 days to go.
— NFL (@NFL) January 24, 2023
Stapleton, known for hit songs like “Tennessee Whiskey,” shared the news with his 1.8 million followers on Instagram that he would perform on the world’s biggest stage.
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Babyface also tweeted how “truly excited and honored” he was to perform at the big game in Glendale, Arizona, next month.
— Babyface (@babyface) January 24, 2023
Ralph, a 66-year-old known for her work on the ABC sitcom Abbott Elementary, tweeted her excitement to her hundreds of thousands of followers.
“Someone wake me up from this dream!” Ralph tweeted.
— sheryl lee ralph (@thesherylralph) January 24, 2023
The line-up last year for Super Bowl LVI in Inglewood, California, included artist Mickey Guyton, who sang the national anthem; R&B hitmaker Jhené Aiko, who performed “America the Beautiful”; and the gospel duo Mary Mary, who sang “Lift Every Voice and Sing” as they were accompanied by the L.A. Philharmonic’s Youth Orchestra.
It was previously announced that Rihanna would headline the halftime show following last year’s star-studded performance from Dr. Dre, Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar.
Super Bowl LVII is set to take place on February 12.