11 Things You Didn't Know about National Anthems
11 Things You Didn’t Know about National Anthems
How familiar are you with your nation’s national anthem?
A national anthem is a piece of music that’s designed to create a sense of patriotism and pride for one’s nation and reminds its people of the state’s glory and rich heritage. Each government usually recognises it as the official song of the country.
If you’re from the UK, or you perhaps tuned in to watch the Birmingham 2022 opening ceremony, then chances are you will probably be familiar with the iconic song, ‘God Save the Queen’. The tune often plays in the presence of British royalty and is the national anthem you’ll hear when Team GB wins at various sporting events, such as at the Olympics.
However, as the four nations compete …
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