Congratulations to Britta Kraakevik!

The contest is over, and it came down to the wire. Over 19,000 votes were cast but Britta beat out Sean by a mere 59 votes! You can see Britta sing the National Anthem at the National Western Stock Show on January 9th at 7:00 p.m. during PBR Bull Riding.

All of this years contestants will receive 4 Grounds Admission tickets to the 2017 Stock Show. In addition, our top 3 contestants will receive 4 tickets to a Colorado vs. The World rodeo on opening day.

Thank you to all the contestants and voters!

  • Britta Kraakevik
    Total Votes: 6019

  • Sean Swallow
    Total Votes: 5960

  • Lindsey Cardinale
    Total Votes: 95

  • Ron Ball
    Total Votes: 151

  • Callers Sisters
    Total Votes: 132

  • Jodi Lynn Walsh
    Total Votes: 282

  • Madison Rose Buhre
    Total Votes: 174

  • Kayla Hruby
    Total Votes: 279

  • Tamara Rapp
    Total Votes: 215

  • Teagan Metz
    Total Votes: 677

  • Heather LaCrue
    Total Votes: 113

  • Erin McCarthy
    Total Votes: 105

  • Lauren Staub
    Total Votes: 117

  • Taylor Nicole Young
    Total Votes: 331

  • Leah Shafer
    Total Votes: 259

  • Kaycee Walczyk
    Total Votes: 141

  • Melissa Flaherty
    Total Votes: 416

  • Michael Brautigan
    Total Votes: 93


Do you want a chance to sing the National Anthem at the 111th National Western Stock Show in January? Submit a video of you singing National Anthem below, and we could select you to sing at a rodeo performance at the 2017 Stock Show.

Important Dates:
Video Submission Period:  July 4 – 29, 2016
Voting Period:  Aug. 1 – Sept. 2, 2016
Winner Announced:  Sept 5, 2016

Rules: All videos need to be submitted via an online link (like YouTube, Vimeo or another website). We will post all the videos for the public to vote on. The lucky singer whose video has the most votes will be invited to sing the National Anthem during a 2017 rodeo.