Check Out Newcomer Jessie James' 'Wanted'
Sprint recently announced that Jessie will sing the national anthem for the 25th running of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race on Saturday, May 16th at Lowe's Motor Speedway.
"I am so excited to be a part of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race," said James. "Singing the anthem is one of my favorite things to do. I have been singing the anthem for audiences since I was 9 years old, but this is definitely the biggest audience I have ever done it for! I am so flattered that Sprint and the NASCAR industry have given me this opportunity."
Some Interesting Tid-Bits About Jessie James
-Jessie landed a major label record deal after acing an audition with Mercury Records President David Massey and IDJ boss L.A. Reid.
-Her debut single, "Wanted", was co-written by American Idol judge Kara DioGuardi.
-Jessie composed her first song at the young age of 9.
-She sites Christina Aguilera and Janis Joplin as musical influences.
-Jessie's song, "Blue Jeans", was featured on the 'Confessions of a Shopaholic' soundtrack.
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