Luke Bryan has received the honor to perform the National Anthem ahead of Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas, where the New England Patriots will square off against the Atlanta Falcons.
Bryan, a two-time Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Entertainer of the Year, will take the stage on Sunday, February 5, before the big game to belt out “The Star Spangled Banner” in front of millions of viewers.
He posted his announcement on Fox and on Twitter:
— Luke Bryan (@LukeBryanOnline) January 22, 2017
The country music artist just recently released his fifth album – Kill the Lights – which has reached $3.5 million in sales and has been streamed more than 400 million times, according to CBS Sports. You might be familiar with his recent hit, “Huntin’, Fishin’ And Lovin’ Every Day”: