February 3, 2023

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Chris Stapleton will sing the national anthem at Super Bowl LVII

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One of country music’s most powerful vocalists, eight-time Grammy winner Chris Stapleton, will sing the national anthem at Super Bowl LVII in Arizona on Feb. 12, the NFL announced Tuesday as part of its pregame entertainment lineup.

Veteran pop-R&B singer Babyface will sing “America the Beautiful” and Emmy-Award winning actress, Sheryl Lee Ralph will sing “Lift Every Voice and Sing.”

On behalf of the National Association of the Deaf, actor and Arizona native Troy Kotsu will perform the National Anthem in American Sign Language (ASL). For his work in the film “Coda”, Kotsu became only the second deaf person to win an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor. Colin Denny, a deaf man of Native American descent, will sign “America the Beautiful” and is a proud member of the Navajo Nation in Arizona. Deaf performer Justina Miles will sign “Lift Every Voice and Sing” and also provide an ASL rendition of the Apple Music Super Bowl Halftime Show.

To celebrate 50 years of women in the U.S. Navy, the service will conduct a flyover of State Farm Stadium during the national anthem with female aviators as part of the formation. The Electronic Attack Squadron will consist of one F-35C Lightning II from the “Argonauts” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 147, two F/A-18F Super Hornets from the “Flying Eagles” of VFA-122, and one EA-18G ( Growler from VAQ) 129’s “Vikings”.

Rihanna will be the halftime performer of the show.

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