Sheryl Lee Ralph, seen here in January after winning best supporting actress at the Critics Choice Awards for her role in "Abbott Elementary." (Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

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Philadelphia will be well represented at Super Bowl VII, and not just because of who’s in the game. 

Before the Eagles begin their on-field battle versus the Kansas City Chiefs at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Ariz, “Abbott Elementary” star Sheryl Lee Ralph will appear on stage and sing as part of the pregame ceremony.

Update: She killed it.

The nation got a taste of Ralph’s impressive voice when she won an Emmy last year (her first) for her role as a capable kindergarten teacher in Quinta Brunson’s mockumentary set in a Philadelphia public school.

This time around, the 66-year-old actor and singer will perform “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” often referred to as the Black national anthem.

“Someone wake me up from this dream!” Ralph posted when the NFL announced she’d be part of the pregame ceremonies.

Ralph isn’t a Philadelphia native. She was born in Westbury, Conn., and spent her childhood between Long Island, N.Y. and Mandeville, Jamaica. But she is a Rutgers grad, and since 2005 has been married to Philly state Sen. Vincent Hughes, who lives in West Philly’s Wynnefield Heights neighborhood. 

And she is most definitely an Eagles fan, as a red carpet interviewer who dared question her Birds cred almost got his head bitten off to find out.

“Do you have a game prediction for this Sunday?” Yahoo Sports columnist Charles McDonald asked, he thought innocently enough.

“Oh honey, please,” Ralph began, emphatically predicting Philadelphia would be victorious. After she dropped a “Fly, Eagles, Fly,” McDonald made the mistake of asking if she was ~actually~ an Eagles fan or if this was just for show.

Ralph’s smile disappeared. With an appalled expression, the actor glanced around as if in shock. She appeared so distressed that husband Hughes came running back up the carpet to stand at her shoulder and provide support.

“What is wrong with this man, am I an actual Eagles fan?” Ralph asked rhetorically.

“What color?,” she continued. “Green and white. Where do the Eagles fly? They fly on the road to victory. They are here in this Super Bowl, and they did not come to play. They came to slay, and win.”

If you’re not interested in spending hours watching the pregame broadcast, but want to see Ralph and other performers trill and croon before the Eagles’ main event, there are a few ways to do it. Here’s the info we’ve been able to nail down. 

When will Ralph’s performance take place? 

There’s no firm time, but it should be between 6 and 6:30 p.m., when kickoff is scheduled to take place. 

Who else is performing pregame?

Country singer Chris Stapleton will sing the Star Spangled Banner, and R&B singer Babyface will sing “America the Beautiful.

(Later on, Rihanna is famously headlining the half-time show.)

How can you watch? 

Fox has the Super Bowl this year, with coverage starting five hours before kickoff. The pregame broadcast includes a lot of preliminary athlete showcases and talking head predictions, and then culminates with the stadium ceremonies where Ralph performs.

You can tune into any of it by downloading the Fox Sports app — it’s available for iOS, Android, and Roku — and the network is making SB57 coverage free even if you don’t have a pay TV subscription.

You can also stream on any service that offers Fox, including  FuboTV, YouTube TV, and Sling TV, all of which offer a free trial for first-time or app users.