Contest Being Held To Pick Alarm Song For U.S. Austronauts
August 30, 2010 at 7:28 AM (PT)
Country icon WILLIE NELSON’s hit “On the Road Again” is one of the songs being considered to be used to wake up U.S. astronauts on their latest mission, the STS-133, which launches in NOVEMBER. NASA is holding a contest for fans to pick the two songs that will wake the astronauts up during their journey.
The list also includes “Big Boy Toys” from Country artist AARON TIPPIN and “Where I Come From” from ARISTA/NASHVILLE artist ALAN JACKSON, as well as songs from artists like the ROLLING STONES, the FOO FIGHTERS, LOUIS ARMSTRONG and THE BEATLES.
Fans can now vote on their favorites at www.songcontest.nasa.gov.