The “Idol” alum will reportedly open the Super Bowl broadcast, along with Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton
Madonna is the halftime performer at this year's Super Bowl, but Kelly Clarkson may have the second best singing gig during NBC's broadcast of the NFL championship.
Clarkson will kick off the Feb. 5 festivities in Indianapolis by singing the national anthem, the Associated Press reports. NFL reps have not yet responded to TheWrap's request for comment.
Clarkson, the first "American Idol" winner, has sold more than 20 million albums worldwide and released her most recent album, "Stronger," in October.
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Also scheduled to perform during pre-game activities at Lucas Oil Stadium, according to AP: Country singers — and married duo — Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton, who is a judge on NBC's "The Voice."
Clarkson will also appear as a contestant mentor on "The Voice," which debuts its second season in the coveted post-Super Bowl timeslot on NBC.