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.

National Anthem flubs - Steven Tyler singing
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Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler tackled "The Star-Spangled Banner" at 2012's AFC Championship game, but not everyone was impressed. Tyler tried to add his trademark scream to jazz it up, but between that and him not saying all the words correctly, many people called it the "worst national anthem performance of all time."

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