Churchill Downs: Taking a Gamble on a Song

The Kentucky Derby has invited LeAnn Rimes to sing the national anthem, marking the first time it’s had a national recording artist sing the song at the event. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer reports on why the Derby had begun what it is calling “a new tradition” and what it means. Singing “The Star Spangled Banner” is… Continue reading Churchill Downs: Taking a Gamble on a Song