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    Tue, 29 Apr 2014 13:06:51

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    Country singer Jo Dee Messina will have the esteemed honor of joining Kentucky Derby history by becoming only the sixth performer to sing the national anthem at historic Churchill Downs Saturday, May 3rd, for the 140th Kentucky Derby!

    Wow, that's big news for JDM. Congrats, girl!

    Messina's performance will air live nationally at 5PM ET as a part of NBC's extensive coverage of the event.

    "I'm so excited to be a part of the 140th Kentucky Derby!," the singer said. "What an amazing opportunity to be able to perform The National Anthem, a song which I am so proud to sing. I'm honored to be invited for this experience of a lifetime!"

    Go get 'em.

    Will you tune into Derby coverage on NBC and will you watch Jo Dee Messina's performance?

    —Maggie Pannacione
    04.29.14



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