- The Black national anthem is “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” sometimes stylized as “ Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing .” What is the origin of the Black national anthem? James Weldon Johnson wrote “Lift Every Voice and Sing” as a poem, and his brother, John Rosamond Johnson, set the poem to music in 1899. At this time, Jim Crow was replacing slavery.
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Oct 30, 2022 · Grammy Award-winning singer Eric Burton of the Black Pumas band doesn’t appear to know the lyrics to the national anthem. Burton kicked off the World Series 2022 opener between Houston Astros ...
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Nov 08, 2022 · Bill Maher continued, "I saw last night on the football game, Alicia Keys sang 'Lift Every Voice and Sing,' which now I hear is called the Black National Anthem.
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Oct 29, 2022 · Eric Burton, lead singer of Austin’s own Black Pumas flubs lyrics of the National Anthem at World Series opener in Houston. pic.twitter.com/uWoknzStbs — Ricky (@RickyG_TV) October 29, 2022