By Lauren Carter
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Keith Urban is set to perform live from Cowboys Stadium as part of the Super Bowl pre-game festivities next month.
The Fox Super Bowl Sunday pre-game show begins at 2 p.m. EST and will be broadcast worldwide.
The three-time Grammy winner plans to include songs from his newly released album, “Get Closer.”
Urban has sold nearly 20 million CDs and earned numerous awards. He has charted 11 No. 1 hits, including “Only You Can Love Me This Way,” ”Sweet Thing,” ”Better Life” and “Days Go By.”
The Super Bowl will be held on Sunday of Feb. 6 and will air on Fox. More than 153 million viewers in the United States viewed last year’s Super Bowl, the most-watched television program in history.
Copyright 2011 The Associated Press.