The celebrated artist is set to deliver the ‘Star-Spangled Banner’ at Empower Field at Mile High.
Tejano music enthusiasts are in for a delightful surprise as Isabel Marie Sanchez, a prominent and beloved artist in the genre, is slated to perform the national anthem at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver, Colorado, on Sunday, October 22, 2023, just before the Denver Broncos take on the Green Bay Packers.
Sanchez, a recipient of numerous awards and accolades for her albums and songs, is eagerly anticipating the opportunity to showcase her talent and heritage to NFL fans and a global audience. She will make history as the first female Tejano artist to perform the “Star-Spangled Banner” at an NFL game. In a statement, she expressed her excitement: “I’m thrilled and deeply HONORED to announce that I will be singing the National Anthem for the NFL Denver Broncos on October 22nd. Having the support of such incredible individuals behind the scenes is a true blessing, and I am forever grateful.”
The Chicago native, who also calls San Antonio home, catapulted to stardom after her participation in the third season of La Voz Kids in 2014. She has released five albums, including “Una Ilusión,” which earned her a nomination for the Latin Grammy Award for Best Tejano Album in 2022.
Isabel Marie’s most recent album, “Tú,” was launched in August 2023 and has garnered enthusiastic acclaim from both critics and fans. Produced by Abraham Quintanilla, the album showcases the vocalist infusing her unique style into classic songs, including the mariachi title track.
The Latin Grammy nominee’s rendition of the national anthem will mark a historic moment for Tejano music, as it will introduce the genre to a broader audience and celebrate its rich and vibrant cultural heritage.