Kansas City -
Denver's running back Knowshon Moreno didn't just cry during the national anthem before Sunday's game versus Kansas City. Moreno wept what some are calling "gigantic and frightening tears."
It has been an issue before and with the new website that seeks to change, slightly, the Canadian national anthem, it's becoming an issue again. It's just one line of the anthem and only a few words, mind you. Why? Let's see if we can find out.
On August 20, rising country songstress Lisa Matassa is expected to sing the national anthem for one of her favorite hometown Major League Baseball teams, the New York Mets, where they will be facing the Atlanta Braves.
Long Island country sensation Lisa Matassa has another thing to be proud of. She will be singing the national anthem on July 10 at the “Arizone Diamondbacks vs. Los Angeles Dodgers” baseball game, which will begin at 9:40 p.m.
New Orleans -
Determined to silence all the haters who criticized her for lip-synching the national anthem at the inauguration, Beyonce belted out “The Star-Spangled Banner” during the Super Bowl halftime press conference Thursday.
"American Idol" runner-up Jessica Sanchez is getting more popular as promoters of the nation's biggest sports events have engaged the 16-year-old singing sensation to sing the National Anthem in their opening ceremonies.
Anyone who has seen the movie Borat, might remember his parody version of the Kazakhstan national anthem. Well the Kazakhstan shooting team was rather taken by surprise when it played for them in Kuwait.
Indiana's Senator Becker made headlines on Dec. 2011, when she suggested legislation that would set standards for the performance of the national anthem. This includes a $25 fine against anyone who makes deliberate changes to the song.
West Hollywood -
Christina Aguilera was arrested this morning on an alcohol related misdemeanor charge of public intoxication after being involved in a police traffic stop that resulted in the arrest of her boyfriend Matthew Rutler.
Christina Aguilera has lit up the blogosphere after flubbing the lyrics to the National Anthem at the Super Bowl, opinions are divided on her performance but one thing everyone seems to agree on is another celebrity has proven herself to be human.
She stood center stage dressed in black, with her blond hair and red lipstick reminiscent of old Hollywood, her voice spreading soul like a banner unfurled as Super Bowl fans in Cowboy Stadium stood and cheered.
The minority Conservative government of Canada is considering re-examining the country's national anthem of "O Canada" to a more gender-neutral version because of the line "all thy sons command."
Gina Marie Incandela didn’t speak until she was 3-years-old, and by the age of 7 she's become a talented singer. She gave a brilliant rendition of the national anthem during the playoffs between the Orlando Magic and Boston Celtics.
Canadians have been treated to a rather extreme version of a too common refrain on minority rights. A New Brunswick school decided without public discussion to curtail the practice of singing the Canadian National Anthem each morning.
Beyonce sings national anthem at Super Bowl press conference
Screengrab via CBS News video
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Delilah Brosset is originally from Natchitoches, Louisiana, a white Southern woman who has been active in civil rights and who perceives Christina Aguilera and her Super Bowl National Anthem in the context of a changing culture.