Monday, June 8, 2009
Kris Allen singing "Star Spangled Banner" at NBA Finals
The American Idol Season 8 winner Kris Allen performed at the game 2 of NBA Finals just before the game between Los Angeles Lakers and the Orlando Magic last June 7. He sang the “Star Spangled Banner” the U.S. national anthem in acapella version. He finished it off and belted out by hitting high and powerful notes.
Kris was wearing an all-black clothes and denim jeans. Other stars spotted on the game were Leonardo DiCaprio, Rihanna, Jack Nicholson, Zac Efron, Mark Wahlberg, Diddy, and Adam Levine.
Since 2004, NBA recruits Idol alum as a musical guest at their event. Kelly Clarkson, David Cook, Ruben Studdard, Carrie Underwood, Taylor Hicks and Jordin Sparks have all sung at the game.