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Hoosier Jon McLaughlin to sing 'God Bless America' at 102nd Indy 500

Posted at 3:35 PM, May 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-23 15:35:19-04

INDIANAPOLIS -- Hoosier-born singer Jon McLaughlin will sing "God Bless America" at the 102nd Indianapolis 500. 

The singer-songwriter was born in Anderson, Indiana and has released six full-length albums since his debut "Indiana" in 2007. 

He also previously toured with Kelly Clarkson, who will be performing the National Anthem at this year's Indianapolis 500. 

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"It's always a pleasure to welcome Jon McLaughlin back to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway," IMS President J. Douglas Boles said. "His performances always strike a chord with our fans and are an important part of our salute to our great nation and its Armed Forces during pre-race ceremonies for the Indianapolis 500."

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