Back To Mobile Site

Famous lip-syncers caught in the act

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:38:48 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 23 2013 12:29:17 PM CST

There has been much discussion this week about whether or not Beyonce's soulful and pitch-perfect performance of the “Star Spangled Banner” at President Obama's inauguration was lip-synched. Take a look at other famous lip-synching controversies.

London celebrities - Elton John
4 / 10
Gus Ruelas/Reuters

Elton John Insults Madonna at 2004 ‘Q Awards:’

John famously slammed Madonna at the 2004 Q Awards in London. During the show, John said he was surprised to see Madge nominated in the best live act category. "Since when has lip-synching been live? Anyone who lip-synchs in public on stage when you pay 75 pounds to see them should be shot. Thank you very much," he said while accepting the classic songwriter award.

Upload Photos / Videos