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Keith Urban Will Kick Off NFL Season in September

Country star will perform at football's opening game in Baltimore this fall

August 5, 2013 12:25 PM ET
Keith Urban performs in Nashville.
Keith Urban performs in Nashville.
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Keith Urban is set to launch the 2013 NFL season opener with a performance during NBC's pregame show live on September 5th. The country star will perform from a floating stage on Baltimore's Inner Harbor right before the Baltimore Ravens battle the Denver Broncos in Colorado, reports The Associated Press

Photos: Keith Urban

The performance will be part of a free concert celebrating the Ravens' Super Bowl victory, and will serve as a lead-in to the game hosted at Denver's Sports Authority Field. Singer Danielle Bradbery will also be part of the celebration in Denver, called the "NFL Kickoff 2013 Presented By Pepsi," where she'll sing the national anthem.

Keith Urban recently confirmed that he will return to judge American Idol in the show's 13th season in 2014. 

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