Kelly Clarkson and Seal will be singing the National Anthem at the Indy 500 on May 29th! Congrats Kelly! What an interesting duet team.
Three Grammy Award winners — Seal, Kelly Clarkson and David Foster — are signed on to perform the national anthem before the
Indianapolis500 on May 29.
Seal, an English soul and R&B singer-songwriter who is known for his tune “Kiss from a Rose” from the “Batman Forever” film soundtrack, and Clarkson, winner of the inaugural season of “American Idol,” will sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” as a duet during pre-race ceremonies for the 100th Anniversary of the Indianapolis 500 on May 29.
Foster, a 16-time Grammy Award winner and three-time Oscar nominee, will accompany them on a grand piano.
“We’re thrilled to welcome (them) to perform the national
anthembefore such a historic occasion as the 100th Anniversary Indianapolis 500,” Jeff Belskus, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation president and chief executive officer, said in a news release today. “This will be a special performance that will pay tribute to our great nation and its military, a moment our fans will cherish for a long time.”