Grammy-Nominated Gospel Artist Jekalyn Carr to Sing National Anthem at Saturday’s Celebration Bowl

Gospel artist Jekalyn Carr will perform the national anthem at the 2017 Celebration Bowl on Saturday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

The game, which begins at noon, pits North Carolina A&T State University against Grambling State University.

In 2016, Carr, a singer, speaker and preacher, released her album, “The Life Project,” which included the single, “You’re Bigger.”  Soon, she will release her first book, “You Will Win: Inspirational Strategies To Help You Overcome” and her fourth album, “One Nation Under God.”


2017 Celebration Bowl will be held noon Saturday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, 1414 Andrew Young International Blvd. NW. For tickets go the Celebration Bowl website   or Ticketmaster, ( 1-800-745-3000.) The Celebration Bowl also offers a “ME Plus 3” ticket purchase offer that has been extended through Friday. Fans can purchase four tickets for the price of three. Ticket prices range from $50 to $175.

SOURCE: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution – Shelia Poole