St. Vincent, a.k.a. Annie Clark, made a special appearance on The Late Show in host Stephen Colbert’s house band. The Dallas Cowboys had the opportunity to request that the musician perform the National Anthem at a future match.
“You are a proud daughter of Dallas, is this not true?”Colbert asked St. Vincent. She agreed. “I am, in fact, from Dallas, Texas, yes.”
Colbert then asked her questions. “sell me on Dallas,”He explained that he had never been. “Is it the brisket? Is it the Cowboys? What should I look forward to the most?”He asked. He continued, “Have you ever sung the National Anthem at a Cowboys game?”
“No,”The singer responded. “But I have been trying to… They have never taken me up on my offer.”
St. Vincent will be joining Jon Batiste, the house band leader, for the week. This is just the beginning of a series musical residencies. The Late Show. James Taylor and Joe Walsh will join us in August.
Last month, St. Vincent covered Lipps Inc.’s disco classic, “Funky Town,”For the soundtrack The Rise of Gru the Minions.