Hank Williams Jr. Returns To 'Monday Night Football'

09-16-2017
.
Hank Williams Jr

(Radio.com) Controversial country singer Hank Williams Jr. made his return to Monday Night Football last week (Sept. 11) with a new version of the show's theme song with Jason Derulo and Florida Georgia Line.

The three acts performed an updated version of "All My Rowdy Friends Are Here on Monday Night" before a game between the New Orleans Saints and the Minnesota Vikings.

It was Williams' first appearance opening the show in six years, after the singer was pulled from the intro in 2011 for making incendiary comments. "We all grew up watching Monday Night Football, and it's surreal to join Jason Derulo and Hank Williams Jr. on this new version that gives a nod back but also a step forward," said Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelly.

"It's truly momentous to be featured in the Monday Night Football anthem for the upcoming season," chimed Derulo. "I feel the opening song sets the tone and energizes the fans before kickoff, and this year I'm putting my swag on it." Check out a fan capture of the opening sequence here.

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

advertisement

Hank Williams Jr Music, DVDs, Books and more

Hank Williams Jr T-shirts and Posters

More Hank Williams Jr News

Share this article
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


Related Stories


Hank Williams Jr. Returns To 'Monday Night Football'

Hank Williams Jr. Returning To 'Monday Night Football'

Hank Williams Jr. And Lynyrd Skynyrd Teaming Up This Summer

Hank Williams Jr 4-Disc Box Set Released

Hank Williams Jr. To Appear On The Today Show

Toby Keith, Hank Williams Jr. More Added To Kris Kristofferson Tribute

Get Ready For Hank Williams Jr.'s Are You Read For The Country Video

Hank Williams Jr. Scores Milestone Hit With Eric Church Collaboration

Hank Williams Jr. Announces New Album and TV Jam With Eric Church

Hank Williams Jr, Bret Michaels, Sam Hunt Lead Toadlick Festival Lineup


More Stories for Hank Williams Jr

Hank Williams Jr Music


advertisement



Follow Us:

Contact Us - Privacy - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2017 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.