Jelly Roll is one of the hottest things in Nashville over the past few years, but things were kicked into high gear following the release of his album Whitsitt Chapel, which was the first true country album that the former rapper and rocker released over his long and busy career.
But just yesterday, Jelly got the chance to do something many want to do, but few get the chance to.
He was asked to be the Grand Marshal of the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 400 NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.
Standing in front of a mic and getting to scream “Gentlemen, start your engines” is a dream for pretty much every dude on the planet and that moment has provided us with all sorts of awesome memories over the years.
Who can forget Matthew McConaughey’siconic start to Austin’s inaugural NASCAR Cup Series race or the spectacular performance laid out by Kevin James?
For those who may not have seen Kevin’s, here you go…