Auto Club Speedway announced today that Verve Music recording artist Cody Karey will perform the National Anthem prior to the start of the Royal Purple 300 NNS race at Auto Club Speedway on Saturday, March 23.
The 22-year old tenor was discovered in 2006 while participating in a Talent Search contest by 16 time Grammy Award winning producer David Foster, he was then invited to several prestigious events which eventually lead to a recording contract.
While preparing for his album, Karey has traveled across North America, enthralling audiences with his breath-taking vocals and commanding stage presence. These performances have included appearances with international stars such as Sarah Brightman, Andrea Bocelli, Lara Fabian, Michael Bublé, Katharine McPhee, and Jackie Evancho.
Karey is set to release his self-titled debut release on Verve Records this summer.
To see Cody Karey’s National Anthem rendition at the Royal Purple 300 at Auto Club Speedway or to purchase tickets to race weekend call 800-944-RACE (7223), log on to www.autoclubspeedway.com or visit the Auto Club Speedway Ticket Office.