INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis 500 fans will hear Jewel sing the national anthem before this year's race.
The singer-songwriter has sold 27 million albums worldwide since her debut in 1995 and has been nominated twice for Grammy Awards. Her latest studio album, "Sweet and Wild," is scheduled for a June 8 release.
Race organizers made the announcement Wednesday.
Jewel also has performed at USO concerts for the American military around the world.
This year's race is scheduled for May 30.