Nine-time Grammy nominee Natalie Grant delivered a powerful rendition of the National Anthem on Monday at the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. Grant’s performance of “The Star-Spangled Banner” prior to kickoff struck a chord with viewers from across the country. Comments about the vocal and searches about Grant propelled her name to a top trending spot on Twitter and Google in the hours afterward.
“Beyond grateful for the opportunity,” Grant shared on social media today. “Last words in my mind before the first note, ‘Jesus be glorified.’ I know it was the National Anthem. But He’s in every moment and can work through every moment. God bless America.”