National anthem controversies

Published On: Jun 14 2013 12:37:08 PM CDT   Updated On: Oct 25 2013 11:21:31 AM CDT

James Taylor got mixed up before Game 2 of the World Series on Thursday, when he began singing the words to "America the Beautiful" instead of "The Star-Spangled Banner." But the singer quickly recovered, going straight into the correct lyrics. Take a look at these renditions of the national anthem that have drawn controversy.

Sebastien De La Cruz
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In June 2013, 11-year-old Mexican-American Sebastien De La Cruz was the subject of racist tweets when he wore a mariachi outfit while singing the national anthem before games 3 and 4 of the NBA finals in his hometown of San Antonio.

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