Singer Tinashe will kick off Wrestlemania 33 with a performance of America The Beautiful, the WWE has announced.
“I’m excited to perform America the beautiful at this year’s WrestleMania,” said Tinashe. “Being part of WWE’s biggest event of the year is an honor and I look forward to seeing everyone in Orlando.”
Wrestlemania 33 take place at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando on April 2.It will feature plenty of much anticipated matches including Brock Lesnar vs Goldberg for the WWE Universal Championship, Undertaker vs. Roman Reigns, and more.
“Tinashe joins the likes of renowned artists Ray Charles, John Legend, Aretha Franklin, Nicole Scherzinger, and most recently Fifth Harmony, who have opened WWE’s annual pop-culture extravaganza,” said Neil Lawi, Senior Vice President and General Manager, WWE Music Group. “Tinashe will continue this great tradition and we look forward to her performance at this year’s WrestleMania.”
Yesterday, Tinashe released her brand new single, Flame. The track, which was produced by Sir Nolan, is available at all digital retail and streaming partners.
The release of Flame follows on the heels of Tinashe’s critically acclaimed Nightride project, released late last year. The 14-track project, a companion piece to her upcoming studio album, includes stand-out track Company.
The song recently received an attention-grabbing video clip, a full-on dance assault, all done in one take. To view the video for Company, click here. Nightride is the first of a two-part series, which will include Tinashe’s sophomore studio album, Joyride.