Today's News: Our Take - VIDEO: Alicia Keys Performs Longest National Anthem Ever at Super Bowl

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###less###p(((great)))###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/News/VIDEO-Alicia-Keys-National-Anthem-Super-Bowl-1060315.aspx?rss=keywords&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=celebs"(((great)))###less###/a(((great)))###less###p(((great)))###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/alicia-keys/139081?rss=keywords&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=celebs"(((great)))Alicia Keys###less###/a(((great)))' rendition of the National Anthem at Sunday's Super Bowl was the longest ever performed at the game.###less###/p(((great)))

###less###p(((great)))According to ###less###em(((great)))###less###a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/gameon/2013/02/03/alicia-keys-national-anthem-super-bowl-ravens-49ers-beyonce/1888673/" target="_blank"(((great)))USA Today###less###/a(((great)))###less###/em(((great))), Keys' performance clocked in at 156.4 seconds, beating ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/natalie-cole/167587?rss=keywords&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=celebs"(((great)))Natalie Cole###less###/a(((great)))'s 1994 performance by 4.4 seconds.###less###/p(((great)))

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###less###p(((great)))Keys not only sang, but also played the piano as she delivered the song from the 50-yard line before kickoff. The pre-game festivities also featured ###less###a href="http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/jennifer-hudson/243900?rss=keywords&partnerid=gatehouse&profileid=celebs"(((great)))Jennifer Hudson###less###/a(((great))) performing "America the Beautiful" with the Sandy Hook Elementary School chorus.###less###/p(((great)))

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