Jimmie Allen has landed the coveted job of performing the national anthem ahead of the 2021 Indianapolis 500 this Memorial Day weekend. The "Best Shot" singer will take the stage at the 105th annual race at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and sing "The Star Spangled... Read More.
BY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — An Oklahoma sports announcer was captured during a livestream directing racial slurs and expletives toward members of a girls' high school basketball team who were kneeling during the national anthem. The racist comments came shortly after... Read More.
By ALLIE YANG, ABC News(DALLAS) -- A day after Mark Cuban said the national anthem will no longer be played at the Dallas Mavericks’ home games, the NBA said “all teams will play the national anthem in keeping with longstanding... Read More.
By DEENA ZARU, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As Kamala Harris became the 49th vice president of the United States on Wednesday morning, the bells at her alma mater -- Howard University in Washington, D.C. -- tolled 49 times to honor the... Read More.
By DEENA ZARU, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- "Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing," a civil rights hymn that speaks to the faith and resilience of African Americans, was sung for the first time in 1900 at the height of segregation and lynching.
Laine Hardy is heading to NASCAR this weekend. The American Idol season 17 winner will deliver a virtual performance of the national anthem ahead of the annual NASCAR Cup Series Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway. The race begins at 4:30 p.m. ET on Sunday and will... Read More.
Lauren Alaina shared the first taste of her next batch of new music this week, releasing her anthemic new “Run.” It’s the first of six tracks included in an upcoming EP from the singer called