Daily Archive: February 1, 2013

    Mardi Gras Meets Super Bowl in New Orleans

    Mardi Gras Meets Super Bowl in New Orleans

    New Orleans is a survivor, a jazzy, diverse and resilient community that knows how to get up off the mat and keep the good times rolling.Since its founding in 1718, the city has overcome the Great Fire of 1788, smallpox and malaria epidemics, Hurricane Betsy in 1965, Hurricane Katrina in 2005, but can it weather the storm that is Mardi Gras 2013.Ma…

    Beyonce Sings National Anthem, Hushes Haters (Video)

    Beyoncé performs the national anthem a cappella / Photo by Getty Images(CNN) Singer flawlessly belts out “The Star-Spangled Banner” at a Super Bowl press conference then asks, “Any questions?” Basically, ya’ll need to shut up now. At the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show press conference Thursday (January 31), Beyoncé silenced…

    Alicia Keys to Sing National Anthem at Super Bowl (Video)

    While we were all swimming in the hype about Beyonce’s upcoming half-time show for Super Bowl 2013 and reeling in the aftermath of her perforamnce at the presidential inauguration for president Barack Obama, something may have slipped by … 14-time Grammy-award winning singer-songwriter Alicia Keys will sing the National Anthem at the start of…