Maya Rudolph's national anthem is basically a Beyonce song
Maya Rudolph was the commencement speaker at Tulane University’s graduation on Saturday, and the comic concluded her speech with an unexpected twist: a four-minute rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner” that included lyrics from both “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” and Beyonce’s “Single Ladies.” (Hey, why not?)
Rudolph cited the graduation’s venue, the Superdome in New Orleans, as the inspiration for her jazzed up version. It makes sense: the famous structure was the site of Beyonce’s Super Bowl halftime show in 2013. If only Rudolph thought to invite Michelle and Kelly too.