FONTANA, Calif. (Feb. 4, 2020) – After a powerful performance at the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series 300 race, Auto Club Speedway has invited Malea Emma back to sing the National Anthem to start the NASCAR Cup Series Auto Club 400 on March 1, 2020. The event will also be televised on FOX starting at 11:50 a.m. with the green flag waving at 12:30 p.m. (PT).
The tiny but mighty 8-year old singer and actress from Los Angeles rose to stardom when she went viral singing the National Anthem at a Los Angeles Galaxy Game. Malea currently has over 25 million views on her social media platforms.
Malea has performed at other sporting events including LA Clippers, LA Lakers, Golden State Warriors, NHRA Finals, Los Angeles Kings and the MLS Cup in Atlanta. Her previous singing experiences include performing at L.A. Live at the age of 3 and in Carnegie Hall, New York at the age of 5 after winning an International singing competition. Malea speaks 3 languages: English, Indonesian and Mandarin and also plays piano and violin. Malea has been acting since the age of 4.
Malea has also appeared in numerous commercials and television shows as an actress. She has a lead role in an upcoming feature film “After Yang” and recurrences on “Disney Show”, “Coop and Cami”, guest star on Disney’s “Raven’s Home”, and co-star on “Tim and Eric’s Bedtime Stories.”
With a race ticket, fans will be able to see Malea Emma sing the National Anthem and receive access to the Fan Zone for driver appearances, live music performances, autograph sessions, Monster Energy Smoke Show, Viva La Fiesta Zone, Lefty’s Fun Zone – the ultimate kid hangout, interactive exhibits and other family fun.
Admission tickets start at $45.00 to the NASCAR Auto Club 400. To purchase tickets, call 1-800-944-RACE (7223), shop online at www.autoclubspeedway.com or stop by the Auto Club Speedway ticket office at 9300 Cherry Ave. in Fontana. #AutoClub400.