'Sunday Night Football' Thinks Pink
"Monday Night Football," of course, has
NBC has countered with Grammy-winning tough-girl pop star Pink, who will sing the "Sunday Night Football" theme song when the Peacock begins its new football franchise on Sept. 7 (which is actually a Thursday, so that version will have special lyrics).
The song, "Waiting All Day for Sunday Night," will match gridiron-specific lyrics to the music of
"A football fan knows the anticipation of waiting all day for the big game. When you hear this song on Sunday nights you'll know the big game is about to kick off," "SNF" producer Fred Gaudelli says. "We chose Pink as the signature voice because she is a tremendous talent with a crossover appeal that makes her relevant to all segments of our audience. And she's from Philly, so she knows what being a football fan is all about."
NBC also has multiple Oscar winner