AJR to be featured on ESPN as MLB Anthem for First Half of 2021 Season


ESPN loves to bring in some of the top music artists to promote their sports and this MLB season is no exception.

The sports network announced on Friday (3/19) that AJR's "Way Less Sad" will be the anthem for the first half of the 2021 season.

According to the press release:

"ESPN is collaborating with multiplatinum indie pop trio AJR to make everyone “Way Less Sad,” because baseball is back. Ahead of MLB Opening Day, ESPN this week launched its latest“Give Us Baseball” creative campaignfeaturing AJR’s new hit song “Way Less Sad.” The celebratory track will serve as ESPN’s MLB anthem for Opening Day and for the first half of the Sunday Night Baseball season."

On top of that, the band will also be on Jimmy Kimmel Live on March 31st, the night before Opening Day to perform the song!

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