Melissa Etheridge to sing National Anthem at Chiefs-Pats game

(Source: Kansas City Chiefs via Twitter)
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KWCH) Melissa Etheridge will perform the National Anthem at Sunday's AFC Championship Game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New England Patriots.

The singer, songwriter and guitarist posted about the honor on her own Twitter account on Tuesday saying, "I will lead #ChiefsKingdom in our #NationalAnthem YES I AM!"

Etheridge, who was born in Leavenworth, Kan., is an avid Chiefs fan.

The Chiefs take on the Pats Sunday at 5:40 p.m. on WIBW-TV.