Surprise Pick for Super Bowl National Anthem Singer

Renee Fleming is the first opera singer ever selected to sing at the NFL's championship game.
3:00 | 01/22/14

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Surprised tag to sing the National Anthem at the Super -- Fiat -- choosing a true diva for one of the biggest stages in the world. ABC's Chris Connolly has the story on the singer known for hitting behind. She said no top forty singles like beyoncé what she was never on American Idol. Will however there's -- it is. Be singing the National Anthem on Super Bowl Sunday. Super soprano Renee Fleming the first opera singer ever selected for the high profile performance Tuesday's announcement left some football fans wondering. Was this part of the NFL's campaign against big. But heads up haters she's the people Steve killed and at the met. We're laughing through a Letterman top ten list. Did someone say bizarre. Quoting lyrics like -- so we're back. Acting rowdy like bruises. But anyone who can sing O meal could -- -- Cairo. Can -- -- say can you see. I think if anybody can handle this Renee Fleming -- but the stakes are enormous. Castle -- tougher than just -- another performance of the net and let's face. New Jersey has always had a soft spot. The soprano Jillian sounds like that. That's that's unbelievable I've been practicing. Good Morning America Chris -- ABC news Los Angeles. While we think it's a great choice and Fleming has sung the National Anthem before a big game -- to -- the two -- through World Series. At Yankee Stadium looking forward to that --

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