Singing The National Anthem Quotes by Harry Connick, Jr., Snoop Dogg, Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Hugh Jackman, Hannah Kearney and many others.
My dad was the district attorney of New Orleans for about 30 years. And when he opened his campaign headquarters back in the early ’70s, when I was 5 years old, my mother wanted me to play the national anthem. And they got an upright piano on the back of a flatbed truck and I played it.
When I heard the royal family wanted to have me perform in celebration of Prince William’s marriage, I knew I had to give them a little something. ‘Wet’ is the perfect anthem for Prince William or any playa to get the club smokin’.
I’ve never been more nervous in my life than singing the national anthem at the Super Bowl.
‘Baby’s Got Her Blue Jeans On’ was my anthem as a child. It was about me. I was Baby.
The most scared I’d ever been was the first time I sang at a rugby match, Australia versus New Zealand, in front of one hundred thousand people. I had a panic attack the night before because people have been booed off and never worked again… just singing one song, the national anthem.
Well, my dad was the district attorney of New Orleans for about 30 years.
I savored my time on top of the podium by watching the American flag rise up out of the crowd as the anthem played, thinking about how every single second of training I’ve done was for this minute and how many people played a role in my achievement.
The beauty of all these years of singing the anthem is that I got a chance to meet athletes that I love, and there was a mutual respect.
The only way you can check Gretzky is to hit him when he is standing still singing the national anthem.
You will be pleased to know I stand obediently for the national anthem, though of course I would defend your right to remain seated should you so decide.
I like traditions, and the national anthem is important.
The traditions of a nation are very important and the anthem written by Francis Scott Key in the early days of our nation should always be revered.
Anytime I sing the anthem, it is an honor and my heart beats out of my chest.
I had lots of breaks. I guess the one that got my foot in the door was singing the National Anthem at the National Finals Rodeo in Oklahoma City in ’74.