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Reba McEntire to sing national anthem for Super Bowl LVIII

On Thursday, the NFL announced that Reba McEntire will sing the National Anthem at Super Bowl LVIII on Feb. 11. She'll be accompanied by "CODA" actor Daniel Durant, who will perform the national anthem in American Sign Language.

Also taking the stage before the game are "Circles" singer Post Malone, who will sing "America the Beautiful," and "Rise Up" singer Andra Day, who will sing "Lift Every Voice and Sing."

Actress, model and dancer Anjel Piñero will perform "America the Beautiful" in ASL and actor and choreographer Shaheem Sanchez will sign "Lift Every Voice and Sing."

In September, it was announced that Usher will be taking the Super Bowl LVIII halftime stage.

"It's been a dream of mine and a bucket list, you know, thing to be able to get it," Usher told "GMA" in an interview this week. "You know, they say -- what is it? Oscar, Tony, Grammy, Emmy, right?

"You should put 'Super Bowl' there too, right?" he added with a laugh.

Super Bowl LVIII will take place Feb. 11 at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas.

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by Anonymousreply 41February 11, 2024 3:08 AM

[quote] She'll be accompanied by "CODA" actor Daniel Durant, who will perform the national anthem in American Sign Language.

Oh, please.

by Anonymousreply 1January 19, 2024 2:34 PM

They should do a mashup of all three songs set to a good hip hop beat.

by Anonymousreply 2January 19, 2024 2:35 PM

Of the vocal performers, Andra Day is the only highlight.

by Anonymousreply 3January 19, 2024 2:45 PM

R3 Who?

by Anonymousreply 4January 19, 2024 2:48 PM

R3 the half ass Amy Winehouse imitator who sings that annoying Rise Up song?

by Anonymousreply 5January 19, 2024 2:49 PM

Oh God Reba! Prepare to hear sounds that don't exist in the English language! Good luck to the sign language guy.

by Anonymousreply 6January 19, 2024 2:50 PM

R6 is she singing in Swedish?

by Anonymousreply 7January 19, 2024 2:54 PM

Do you suppose any deaf people asked for simultaneous ASL translation of the lyrics to the national anthems?

by Anonymousreply 8January 19, 2024 2:55 PM

Or the Golden Globe winning, Oscar-nominated star of “The US v Billie Holiday”. Some of us know different things, R4 and R5. It’s what makes the Internets such a wholesome exchange of ideas!

by Anonymousreply 9January 19, 2024 2:55 PM

R9 who???

by Anonymousreply 10January 19, 2024 2:56 PM

Well, this will be the last performance of the Black National Anthem at the Super Bowl when the MAGAts win the White House.

by Anonymousreply 11January 19, 2024 3:17 PM

Was Roseanne unavailable?

by Anonymousreply 12January 19, 2024 3:27 PM

R11 it’s intentionally divisive

by Anonymousreply 13January 19, 2024 3:33 PM

Love, love, love Reba. I was dragged to see her in concert years ago and she was great.

by Anonymousreply 14January 19, 2024 3:38 PM

R11 I didn’t realize we were electing the President of the NFL this November

by Anonymousreply 15January 19, 2024 4:20 PM

A reason to not watch

by Anonymousreply 16January 19, 2024 4:21 PM

R16 yeah, we’re real sure your dainty ass was planning to watch a football game…

by Anonymousreply 17January 19, 2024 4:49 PM

Better get the autotune warmed up, granny gonna need it.

by Anonymousreply 18January 19, 2024 4:56 PM

She’ll do fine.

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by Anonymousreply 19January 19, 2024 5:00 PM

Not bad for almost 70 years old

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by Anonymousreply 20January 19, 2024 5:01 PM

Can they pipe it into IKEA?

by Anonymousreply 21January 19, 2024 5:02 PM

R21 do you live in a display?

by Anonymousreply 22January 19, 2024 5:06 PM

Reba & Usher reunited at last!

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by Anonymousreply 23January 19, 2024 5:08 PM

Fuck that! I hate that cuntry clown

by Anonymousreply 24January 19, 2024 5:09 PM

R24 I’m sure she stays awake at nights in her Beverly Hills mansion thinking about you

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by Anonymousreply 25January 19, 2024 5:13 PM

I really don’t give a fuck what she does. I’m not watching that cuntry clown

by Anonymousreply 26January 19, 2024 5:15 PM

R26 but ya will, Blanche! You will!

by Anonymousreply 27January 19, 2024 5:20 PM

She did fine, thanks to the auto tune, they use it live too.

by Anonymousreply 28January 19, 2024 7:40 PM

Can't we start a Change.org petition to get her to sing Fancy instead?

by Anonymousreply 29January 19, 2024 10:17 PM

[quote][R11] I didn’t realize we were electing the President of the NFL this November

I didn't know the President of the NFL resided in the White House.

by Anonymousreply 30January 19, 2024 10:40 PM

Wonder why they didn’t quote Dataloungers?

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by Anonymousreply 31January 21, 2024 2:50 PM

A preview

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by Anonymousreply 32January 21, 2024 2:54 PM

From the comments:

[quote]I predict Reba will sing the anthem in the straight forward manner it deserves; versus the 5-10 min vocal acrobatics that have become the norm these days. The performance should be about the lyrics not the singer. Don't disappoint, Reba. Gitty up!

by Anonymousreply 33January 21, 2024 3:14 PM

Has Taylor Swift tried to take over the anthem spot yet?

by Anonymousreply 34January 28, 2024 11:29 PM

god shed ur hair on thee

by Anonymousreply 35January 29, 2024 2:58 AM

She’s a professional and knows what to do. I agree, I hope it’s understated with emphasis on the lyrics. I was listening to KD Lang tonight. Where is she?

by Anonymousreply 36January 29, 2024 3:52 AM

Do you have to remain standing for all these anthems?

by Anonymousreply 37January 29, 2024 4:12 AM

Cuntry clown

by Anonymousreply 38January 29, 2024 9:30 AM

The national anthem is always pre-recorded. She'll be fine.

by Anonymousreply 39January 29, 2024 1:00 PM

R-38 our resident Reba hater troll rears her head. She says the same thing like clockwork every time Reba is mentioned.

by Anonymousreply 40February 11, 2024 2:59 AM

Yet another reason NOT to watch the Superbowl.

by Anonymousreply 41February 11, 2024 3:08 AM
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