So, make sure to watch the Kansas Highway patrol officers’ performance of “Stand By Me” along with Kelly Clarkson in the video below. LaMont Jackson and Mike Pagel undoubtedly looked like absolute naturals up there.
In 2019, a video went viral featuring Kansas Highway Patrol officers performing a rendition of “Stand By Me” by Ben E. King. The video was filmed during a training session and shows the officers singing and playing guitar while gathered around a campfire.
The impromptu performance was well-received by viewers, who praised the officers for their musical talent and camaraderie. The song’s message of friendship and support also resonated with many, especially at a time when tensions between law enforcement and the public were high.
Here are some of the lyrics from the chorus of “Stand By Me”:
“Oh, won’t you stand by me? Stand by me Oh, stand by me Stand by me”
The officers’ version of the song was a heartwarming moment that showcased the human side of law enforcement and reminded us of the power of music to bring people together. The video has since been viewed millions of times and has become a beloved example of the positive impact that police officers can have in their communities.