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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 23: Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane with the the Harley J. Earl trophy after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 23, 2014 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Madison Rising Rocks Out The National Anthem [VIDEO]

Nascar fans are a different breed, in my opinion.

97.1 The Ticket–02/24/2014

A large American flag in unfurled during the National Anthem prior to the start of the game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on November 24, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

NFL Players Sing National Anthem

There’s good national anthems — like the one Whitney Houston sang at the Super Bowl in January 1991. There’s bad national anthems — like the one Roseanne Barr sang before a Padres game in July 1990.

97.1 The Ticket–01/28/2014

R) Firefighter Martin Rucker receives prize winning check from Comerica's Janice Tessier. (WWJ/Pat Sweeting)

Detroit Firefighter’s Good Intentions Bring Further Rewards

Firefighter Martin Rucker received his $10,000 prize for winning Comerica Bank’s Home of the Brave National Anthem singing contest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2013

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Improvisation At Its Finest

There is nothing quite like watching and listening to someone screwing up the national anthem.

97.1 The Ticket–06/04/2013

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Boston Fans Take Over The National Anthem

Since Monday’s bombing at the Boston Marathon, several Major League Baseball stadiums have been showing their support by playing Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline” leading into the bottom of the eighth inning.

97.1 The Ticket–04/18/2013

MANHATTAN, KS - JUNE 21: Singer/Songwriter Luke Bryan performs during the 2012 Country Stampede - Day 1 at Tuttle Creek State Park on June 21, 2012 in Manhattan, Kansas. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

All Star National Anthem Apology

Is it more embarrassing to forget the lyrics to the national anthem while you are performing the song, or to get through the whole thing only by checking the crib sheet on your wrist?

97.1 The Ticket–07/12/2012

NEW ORLEANS, LA - APRIL 02: A general view as The Fray performs the national anthem before the Kentucky Wildcats take on the Kansas Jayhawks in the National Championship Game of the 2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on April 2, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

The Fray’s NCAA National Championship National Anthem Debacle

Many people were scratching their heads after hearing the choice for the national anthem performance before the Kansas-Kentucky title game Monday night.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2012

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Detroit Pistons Search For National Anthem Singers

The Detroit Pistons are looking for singers who would feel comfortable belting out the Star Spangled Banner in front of an intimate crowd of 22,076 during the team’s home games.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2011

Super Bowl XLV

Ryan Wooley: Why Is Christina Aguilera Taking So Much Heat?

I have to admit, I am so sick and tired of hearing about Christina Aguilera messing up the National Anthem. It no doubt is one of, if not the hardest song to sing and I […]

97.1 The Ticket–02/08/2011

Bridgestone Super Bowl XLV Pregame Show

Karsch And Anderson Top Ten 2-7-11

What happened to the ramparts line in Christina Aguilera’s national anthem?

97.1 The Ticket–02/07/2011

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