Chloe x Halle took to the field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, to perform the national anthem ahead of the 2020 NFL Kickoff.
The duo delivered the performance, but not without recognizing the racial injustice spreading across the country. The singers were sporting George Floyd and Breonna Taylor t-shirts, honoring two of the countless Black Americans killed unjustly at the hands of police. “Rest in Peace” and “Say Her Name” the shirts also read.
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Earlier in the night, Alicia Keys performed her new song “Love Looks Better,” also paying tribute to the Black Lives Matter movement with moving protest scenes on the screen behind her.