Carrie Underwood is a 'Champion' in new Ludacris collab for Super Bowl

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EW.com—Justin Timberlake will be headlining the halftime show at Super Bowl LII (perhaps in some sort of flannel ensemble to match his new album’s purportedly country aesthetic), but it’s up to Carrie Underwood to open the show. The one-time American Idol winner has been opening Sunday Night Football for the past five NFL seasons, and now she’s doing something special for this Super Bowl. On Friday, Underwood released a new song, “The Champion,” that she’ll sing to kick off the championship game on...

LISTEN: Carrie Underwood, Ludacris drop new Super Bowl song 'Champion'. It's a cliche wrapped in a trope, as so many sports' anthems are