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Kelly Rowland's 'Hitman' Selected for NFL’s 2020 Songs of the Season Series

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Kelly Rowland attends The 2017 Baby2Baby Gala presented by Paul Mitchell on Nov. 11, 2017 in Los Angeles.

Kelly Rowland's dynamic new single "Hitman" will be included in the NFL’s 2020 Songs of the Season series, which incorporates music of every genre into game broadcasts throughout the 2020 season.

"I have my favorite NFL teams but find myself rooting for any team that my husband, Tim loves,” said Rowland in a press statement. “I am excited to have my song associated with this series and with football overall, where there has always been synergy with music and the game."

The series supports the NFL’s social justice initiative Inspire Change, which aims to reduce barriers of opportunity in education, economic advancement, police and community relations and criminal justice reform.

Artists featured in the 2019-2020 Songs of the Season series include Royce Da 5’9”, Lecrae, SASH and Blackway.