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Martina McBride to sing National Anthem at Kentucky Derby

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LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- Country music star Martina McBride will perform the National Anthem at the Kentucky Derby this year.  She will sing "The Star-Spangled Banner" in the Winner's Circle on the presentation stand.

McBride is a four-time Country Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year, and has sold more than 18 million albums.  She's had five number one singles on the Billboard charts.

Hers will not be the first rendition of the National Anthem at the track on Derby Day.  The 113th Army Band from Fort Knox will play "The Star-Spangled Banner" earlier in the afternoon.

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