To others, the highlight of Super Bowl LI may have been the stunning comeback. Or the jump off the roof.
But to West Virginians everywhere, the highlight was hearing our state song.
An advertisement for Google Home, a voice-activated speaker that can answer questions, play music and turn on lights, used John Denver’s classic as a backdrop.
“Take Me Home, Country Roads” was made one of West Virginia’s four official state songs in 2014. And that melody, even if it’s just a whistle like in this commercial, is unmistakable.
Here’s the full ad: