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VIDEO: McKinley High, Belaire take 1st place in MLK BOTB in Houston, TX

McKinley High School wins BOTB in Houston, TX (Source: YouTube) McKinley High School wins BOTB in Houston, TX (Source: YouTube)
Belaire High School won 1st place in the large band division (Source: Stephen Roan) Belaire High School won 1st place in the large band division (Source: Stephen Roan)
HOUSTON, TX (WAFB) -

Houston hosted the 14th Annual MLK Battle of the Bands competition on January 18, 2015 at 4 p.m. at Rice Stadium.

This spectacular event featured more than 20 nationally acclaimed marching bands from across the country, including the best high school marching bands from Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas.

McKinley High took first place in the medium band category, and Belaire High School took first place in the large band category.

All participating marching bands in the 2015 MLK Battle of the Bands competition were featured in The 21st Annual MLK Grande Parade on January 19, 2015.

The 2015 MLK Battle of the Bands competition in Houston highlighted field show performances by the legendary Belaire High School "Battlin Bengals" Marching Band-Baton Rouge, LA And The Willowridge High School "Mighty Eagles" Marching Band-Houston, TX.

Belaire High School won first place in 2014 in the 8th Annual MLK Youth Parade Marching Band Contest, and first place in the large band category.

On mobile and want to watch the video? Click here to see Belaire High School. Click here to see McKinley High.

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