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Re: National Anthem
Edited by Rick Daly on 2/6/2018, 9:50 pm
Bob, I'm with you on that. I HATE it when these singers jazz it up. Or even worse, hip hop it up. And it seems everybody has to do that upscale on the word "free" at the end. I HATE IT!
My thanks too, to George, Bill and Rick for treating the song with the respect it deserves. (Although I honestly think we should switch to America the Beautiful for our National Anthem. Just saying...
: It is very rare when singers sing our National Anthem in a traditional way. They
: feel they have to add their own personal touch to it. Our National Anthem needs no
: extra bells and whistles added to it. George, you Bill and Rick nailed it that day!
: Thank you. MTABob