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Watch: Sevyn Streeter Returns To Philly To Sing National Anthem In Her “We Matter” Jersey

As we reported a couple weeks ago, Sevyn Streeter returned to Philadelphia to sing the National Anthem at the 76ers game wearing the same “We Matter” jersey that she was told they didn’t want her to wear when she was invited to sing the anthem in October.

xoNecole was given exclusive access to join Sevyn for her return to the Wells Fargo arena along with the R&B songstress to document it and discuss the whole experience. Sharing her feelings on the initial visit when she was told she couldn’t wear her jersey, to the positive benefits that followed, Sevyn opens up candidly in the exclusive behind-the-scenes video.

“For me to take off my ‘We Matter’ jersey would have defeated the entire reason that I was even wearing it,” explained Sevyn.

“The organization they apologized, we came back I’m here, we decided to partner together and do some really great things with the Boys & Girls Club, which makes my day, because anybody that really knows me, I love kids, I love doing things with kids,” said Sevyn. “To be able to turn something that was not a great situation…you should have seen the faces on the kids out there. We were able to buy them early Christmas presents, and watching them get to play basketball on a NBA court, we were out there having a good time. If I had to go through all of that again I would do it all over again, just to see the smile on those kids faces.”

Check it out below.

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Sevyn Streeter Sings National Anthem at 76ers Game Wearing ‘We Matter’ Jersey

Sevyn Streeter had a “full circle moment” on Friday (Dec. 16), when she returned to Philadelphia to perform the national anthem at the 76ers game.

Nearly two months after her performance was canceled because she was wearing a “We Matter” jersey, Sevyn returned with the jersey on to deliver “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

With images of the flag waving above her, Sevyn belted out the song before the 6ers took on the Los Angeles Lakers. Prior to the performance, Sevyn reflected on the moment and what it meant.

“I’m really excited,” she said. “I’m feeling great. I’m happy that we were able to turn an unfortunate situation into something positive. I’m singing the anthem tonight. I’m wearing my ‘We Matter’ jersey. I was just able to play with kids from the Boys & Girls Club…I feel awesome.”

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Video: Sevyn Streeter – Before I Do

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Sevyn Streeter is here to seduce your Monday.

The R&B vixen has premiered the anticipated music video for her sultry new ballad “Before I Do,” the latest release off her long-awaited debut album Girl Disrupted.

Throughout a sun soaked bedroom the sexy singer seduces the camera, while singing out to her new love interest: “I heard about you and your other situation through word of mouth / They made it seem so complicated / Is it over now? / Or did you just say it cause you’re anxious to get closer now? / Cause I want you to be all over me, truthfully.”

Later, she hits up the pool in a sexy white bathing suit while fantasizing about her potential new relationship.

Girl Disrupted is due out early 2017. In the meantime, let Sevyn sweep you away with the “Before I Do” visuals below.

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New Music: Sevyn Streeter – Before I Do

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Before she drops her anticipated debut album Girl Disrupted next month, Sevyn Streeter gives us one more taste of the set with the smooth ballad “Before I Do.”

Sevyn gets intimate on the sultry love song over acoustic guitar, pledging her desire to a new man, who might still be holding on his last relationship.

“I heard about you and your other situation through word of mouth / They made it seem so complicated / Is it over now? / Or did you just say it cause you’re anxious to get closer now / Cause I want you to be all over me, truthfully,” she sings.

Girl Disrupted is due out early 2017. Before that, let Sevyn sweep you away with her love on “Before I Do” below.

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Sevyn Streeter Announces ‘Girl Disrupted’ Release Date

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Street Team get ready, it’s almost time!

Sevyn Streeter has announced the release date for her much-anticipated debut album, Girl Disrupted. In a fun, tactical move the long overdue project is slated to arrive on the 7-filled date of Jan. 27, 2017.

The R&B songstress confirmed the news with a series of tweets on Tuesday (Nov. 29).

The album will arrive in the midst of her “Girl Disrupted Tour,” which kicks off Jan. 12 in St. Louis and wraps Feb. 12 in Los Angeles.

Over the past few months, Sevyn has given fans a taste of the album with the Gucci Mane-assisted “Prolly,” “My Love for You,” and “D4L,” and more new music is on the way. On Friday, Sevyn is scheduled to drop her latest single from the album, “Before I Do.”

“We should be together / Want to let go, but I don’t really know / I heard you got a girlfriend / Trying to go to another level with you,” she sings in the teaser.

Listen to the snippet below.

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Sevyn Streeter Announces ‘Girl Disrupted Tour’

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Sevyn Streeter will be saying goodbye to 2016 and hello to much of North America in early 2017.

The R&B songstress will kick off the new year with her “Girl Disrupted Tour.”  The U.S. trek starts Jan. 12 in St. Louis, Missouri and runs across the country before coming to a close Feb. 12 at The Roxy in Los Angeles.

“Can’t wait to see all your faces,” Sevyn wrote on Instagram. “So happy to announce my ‘Girl Disrupted Tour’ coming in January!”

The tour is meant to build anticipation for her debut album Girl Disrupted, which is due in early 2017. So far, she has released the Gucci Mane-assisted single “Prolly,” “My Love for You,” and “D4L” featuring The-Dream.

Tickets for the “Girl Disrupted Tour” go on sale Nov. 18. Check out the tour itinerary below.

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Sevyn Streeter Reschedules 76ers National Anthem Performance

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Sevyn Streeter and the Philadelphia 76ers have decided on a date for the singer to come back and perform the national anthem after the team didn’t allow her to sing wearing a “We Matter” jersey.

In statements to The Associated Press on Saturday (Nov. 5), the 76ers and Streeter said she would perform wearing her “We Matter” jersey at the team’s Dec. 16 home game against the Los Angeles Lakers.

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Philadelphia 76ers Apologize for Not Letting Sevyn Streeter Sing National Anthem, Invite Her Back

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After receiving a great deal of blowback for their decision not to let Sevyn Streeter perform the National Anthem before their home opener on Wednesday (Oct. 26) — due to her wearing a jersey bearing the slogan “We Matter” — the Philadelphia 76ers have acknowledged the error of their ways.

“We are sorry that this happened,” the team writes in an official press statement. “After receiving feedback from our players, basketball operations staff and ownership group, we believe that the wrong decision was made, and Sevyn should have been welcomed to sing.”

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