At each present, Lynyrd Skynyrd all the time dedicates a tune to the troops, and Saturday evening was no completely different.
The Rock ‘N’ Roll Corridor of Famers took the stage on the iHeartRadio Music Pageant on the T-Cell Area in Las Vegas the place they carried out a “Easy Man.”
“Could God bless every one in every of them,” lead singer Johnny Van Zant said, honoring the troops.
“God bless the USA,” added Van Zant, who was additionally seen holding up a USA flag in direction of the top of the band’s set.
The band, which additionally carried out their hit “Candy House Alabama,” closed out their set by paying tribute to members of Lynyrd Skynyrd who’ve died with the tune “Free Chicken.” (In 1977, the band was struck by tragedy when a airplane crash killed lead singer Ronnie Van Zant, guitarist Steve Gaines, backup singer Cassie Gaines and several other members of the highway crew.)
Again in January, Lynyrd Skynyrd introduced their remaining tour, greater than 40 years after the band’s debut album was launched.
The Related Press contributed to this report.