Mavericks singer to perform National Anthem at Indy Race - ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, Sports

Mavericks singer to perform National Anthem at Indy Race

Posted: Updated:

American singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer, Raul Malo, will be this year's National Anthem singer at Verizon IndyCar Series Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park April 25-27. Malo is the Cuban-American lead singer of the Grammy-winning band The Mavericks. "Here Comes the Rain" and "Dance the Night Away" are just a few of their most recognizable songs.

"We are thrilled about having Raul Malo sing the National Anthem at Barber Motorsports Park," said Rick Humphrey, vice president of ZOOM Motorsports. "The Mavericks are a legend in the entertainment industry and he is another exciting addition to kick-off Sunday's main event race."

The Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama will take place April 25-27 at Barber Motorsports Park. Tickets start at $15 and kids 12 and under are admitted free with a ticketed adult.

  • Birmingham Area NewsMore>>

  • A shooting on Friday is now a homicide investigation

    A shooting on Friday is now a homicide investigation

    Saturday, July 26 2014 12:38 PM EDT2014-07-26 16:38:52 GMT
    Birmingham Police detectives are conducting a homicide investigation after a man was shot Friday in the 1200 Block of Pine View Road.The man's identity has not been released pending notification of immediate family. On Friday around 4:50 p.m., West Precinct Officers responded to the location and found the victim lying face down in the street suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds to the chest. Birmingham Fire and Rescue also responded and transported the victim to UAB wher...More >>
    Birmingham Police detectives are conducting a homicide investigation after a man was shot Friday in the 1200 Block of Pine View Road.The man's identity has not been released pending notification of immediate family. On Friday around 4:50 p.m., West Precinct Officers responded to the location and found the victim lying face down in the street suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds to the chest. Birmingham Fire and Rescue also responded and transported the victim to UAB wher...More >>
  • Local company gives back to a disabled soldier

    Local company gives back to a disabled soldier

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-07-26 02:22:46 GMT
    A man who spent his life serving our country, was left with a debilitating condition. A group in Alabama heard his story and tonight, they're giving back. More >>
    A man who spent his life serving our country, was left with a debilitating condition. A group in Alabama heard his story and tonight, they're giving back. More >>
  • Homewood police: Woman allegedly assaulted, kidnapped Tuesday night

    Homewood police: Woman allegedly assaulted, kidnapped Tuesday night

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:49 PM EDT2014-07-25 20:49:52 GMT
    Police are investigating an alleged assault and kidnapping of a woman in Homewood Tuesday night.More >>
    Police are investigating an alleged assault and kidnapping of a woman in Homewood Tuesday night.
    More >>
Most Popular
Stories
Videos
loading...