Country music star Luke Bryan will sing the National Anthem during the pregame festivities of Super Bowl LI between the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots. The performance and the game will be broadcast on FOX on February 5, 2017.
Bryan has had 17 singles top the Billboard charts and he has sold eight million albums in his career. This will be his first appearance on the Super Bowl stage, which is the most annually watched television program in the US.
Among the musical acts, the NFL previously announced Lady Gaga will perform at halftime. Kriston Lee Pumphrey will accompany Bryan on the field for the sign langauge rendition of the anthem.
Superbowl LI and all pre-game activities will be simultaneously streamed on FOX Sports Go.