Singer-actor Harry Connick Jr. will perform the national anthem at the Daytona 500 on Feb. 14.
A three-time Grammy Award winner, Connick recently released his 24th album, "Your rdy Songs." The album includes Connick's versions of the Beatles' "And I Love Her," Elton John's "Your Song," Billy Joel's "Just the Way You Are" and older classics, backed by a full orchestra which he arranged and orchestrated. In recent years Connick has starred in the horror film "Bug" and the TV movie "Living Proof."
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