Carrie Underwood has been selected to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl on Feb. 7. This year’s game, which takes place in Miami, will match the New Orleans Saints and Indianapolis Colts. Other musical performances will include Queen Latifah singing “America the Beautiful."

Underwood, who won American Idol in 2005, has become the highest-selling ex-contestant. She has sold over 23-million albums worldwide and won the Grammy for Best New Artist and Best Female Country Vocal Performance in 2006. She is also scheduled to perform at Sunday’s Grammys. –KADEEN GRIFFITHS

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