WATCH: Sara Evans Sings National Anthem Before World Series Game 2

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Sara Evan’s National Anthem performance on Wednesday night took social media by storm. (Getty)

Although the announcement was kept under wraps until just hours before first pitch, country music star Sara Evans delivered a powerhouse National Anthem performance on Wednesday night.

Evans, a Miassouri native, got things started for Game 2 of the World Series between the Kansas City Royals and New York Mets at Kauffman Stadium. Check out her performance here:


Sara Evans sings the National Anthem 10/28/15Sara Evans sings the National Anthem in Kansas City, Missouri on October 28, 2015.2015-10-29T05:01:10Z

Evans was more than ready for the performance. She posted this on her Twitter earlier in the afternoon:

Billy Joel has already been named the National Anthem singer for Game 3 when the series moves back to Citi Field in Queens on Friday night.