‘Shame on the NFL’: Performance of ‘Black National Anthem’ Sparks Backlash

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As they have done for the past several Super Bowl broadcasts, the NFL opened the Super Bowl with a performance of the song Lift Every Voice and Sing, the so-called “black national anthem.” But not every voice appreciated the left-wing gesture.

The song was performed by R&B singer, Grammy Award winner, and actress Andra Day:

The reaction was immediate and many were not enthused.

One commenter, though had a unique perspective on the song.

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