Three time GRAMMY winner Darius Rucker will perform the national anthem at the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 29.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway President J Douglas Boles commented by saying:
With just over a month until our historic 100th Running, we are pleased to announce Darius Rucker will perform the national anthem on Race Day, Darius has a unique set of skills as a musical artist and connects on a personal level with fans across the globe. We know he’ll deliver a performance befitting such a monumental day and help ensure this year’s pre-race, my own favorite time of the year, is an unforgettable experience.
Rucker commented by saying:
I’m honored to sing the national anthem at the Indianapolis 500 and to be invited to celebrate the milestone of the 100th Running,
Tickets for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 are available here – http://www.indianapolismotorspeedway.com/events/indy500/buy-tickets