Popular country music star, actor, and songwriter Billy Ray Cyrus will sing the national anthem at the Jeff Byrd 500 presented by Food City.
The popular Jeff Byrd 500 presented by Food City takes place March 20, 2011.
It is the fourth race in the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup series, following the Kobalt Tools 400 on March 6, which was won by Carl Edwards.
Jimmie Johnson is the defending race winner.
Past singers of the national anthem at the Food City 500 incude 4TROOPS (2010), Ashton Shepherd (2009), Danielle Peck (2008), and Billy Currington (2007).
Cyrus is no stranger to singing the national anthem. Here he sings the national anthem at Lucas Oil Stadium, before the NFL contest between the Indianapolis Colts and the Houston Texans on 11/01/2010.