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Fans sing the National Anthem at home games

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Now that Mishael Miller is no longer singing the National Anthem, wouldn't it be cool to be the only fans in the NFL that sing it at home games? As far as I know there isn't any other team in the NFL that has it's fans sing the National Anthem and considering it was written right here in Charm city, it's only appropriate that we be the first. This could be the next great Baltimore tradition and reinforce why we are the best fans in America! Let's make it happen!

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I always sing along and they always flash the words on the Smart Vision boards BUT it is one of the hardest songs to sing, this explains whyhttp://associationsnow.com/2013/07/why-is-it-so-hard-to-sing-the-star-spangled-banner/. I hope whomever they get leaves the "personal touches out unless you can sing it like Whitney did .

I had 4 years of voice training and performing in public and I am so glad we never had to do the Anthem, our school song was enough of a nightmare.

Just wow at the Oregon rendition, they tried very hard.

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Those are awesome...  Yeah, I can do without all the "personal touches" too.  I reply don't like that at all...

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Saw the title and was coming in just to mention the timbers.. Main reason I wanna make it to Oregon one day

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Thousands of drunk people attempting to sing the national anthem…no thanks

 

Hahahahaha, so true, I can only picture what a massive debacle that would be. 

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Thousands of drunk people attempting to sing the national anthem…no thanks

How about Rosanne singing it??

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The tradition of singing the anthem accapella in the MLS was started by Philadelphia Union fans.  They also has a supporters group two years before Philly was awarded a team, called the "Sons of Ben" who went to various soccer events lobbying for a team.

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Brazil crushed their national anthem before they were annihilated by Germany in the world cup semi final.  But the national anthem being belted out by 80,000 people was deafening through my TV.  I actually stopped what I was doing in the kitchen to go see what was happening.

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How about Rosanne singing it??

Do you want booted from the site for that? ( just kidding BTW). She actually did it properly a few years ago after working with a voice coach.
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Do you want booted from the site for that? ( just kidding BTW). She actually did it properly a few years ago after working with a voice coach.

Do not know what was worse....Rosanne or Ozzie Osborne singing"Take me out to the ball game" at Wrigley. :)

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Do not know what was worse....Rosanne or Ozzie Osborne singing"Take me out to the ball game" at Wrigley. :)

How about Steve Tyler's rendition? With out the band, he sux!

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Thousands of drunk people attempting to sing the national anthem…no thanks

 

The National Anthem (the instrumental, not lyrics obviously) are from an old english drinking song so it would fit.

 

I see soooo many countries do this, would love to do this at our home games or hell in every NFL game, MLB game, NHL game and even NBA.

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How about Steve Tyler's rendition? With out the band, he sux!

Woe woe woe. Don't being Steve Tyler or aerosmith into this. Now you've gone to far. That's personal. You have no clue what your talking about here.

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Woe woe woe. Don't being Steve Tyler or aerosmith into this. Now you've gone to far. That's personal. You have no clue what your talking about here.

I herd it my self.

He is right. It was heart breakingly horrible.

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I herd it my self.

He is right. It was heart breakingly horrible.

You are both dead to me!

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Woe woe woe. Don't being Steve Tyler or aerosmith into this. Now you've gone to far. That's personal. You have no clue what your talking about here.

I'm as big an Aerosmith fan as they come. And he sucked at it lol. Hell of a vocalist. He couldn't do that well(is only saying this bc he wore a Ne scarf)
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I'm as big an Aerosmith fan as they come. And he sucked at it lol. Hell of a vocalist. He couldn't do that well(is only saying this bc he wore a Ne scarf)

The New England stuff is disheartening. But it's their hometown so they get a pass. It's just not a song that lends itself to being rock n roll-ized. It wasn't bad. It's just not a song that should really be done that way.

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You are both dead to me!

Someone post a link.....

I dont know how anyone can say otherwise.

Fan or not.

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Someone post a link.....

I dont know how anyone can say otherwise.

Fan or not.

 

Maybe he is just a rag doll living in the movies.

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Long time Aerosmith fan, but Tyler should never have tried to sing the National Anthem. Monumental and historical suckness.

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Woe woe woe. Don't being Steve Tyler or aerosmith into this. Now you've gone to far. That's personal. You have no clue what your talking about here.

LOL, I'm 53 yo. I've seen Aerosmith in concert over 10 times across the past 35+ years! I definetly know what I'm talking about, you young whipper-snapper, lol.

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