Shortly following Jennifer Hudson and her rendition of “America The Beautiful” was Alicia Keys. The multiple Grammy Award-winner appeared in a stunning red gown seated at her piano, performing “The Star-Spangled Banner.” The moment was an emotional one for those at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome as players from the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens, specifically Ray Lewis, was seen with tears in their eyes.

Watch the A. Keys’ shining moment below….

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