Fergie learned the hard way that getting booked to sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” at a major event is not a walk in the park. She’s not the only one though. There have been more, and there have been worse…which is probably a relief to Fergie.
To make Fergie feel better we put together a list of 10 of the worst National Anthem performances. In no order… just bad to bad.
Keri Hilson at an NBA game in 2010
Josh Groban and Flea at the BCS championship game in 2010
Christina Aguilera at the 2011 Super Bowl
Kat DeLuna at a Dallas Cowboys game in 2008
Roseanne Barr at a San Diego Padres Game in 1990
Michael Bolton at a Red Sox vs. Yankees baseball game in 2003
Scott Stapp at a NASCAR race in 2005
Aaron Neville, Aretha Franklin & Dr. John at Super Bowl XL in 2006
Steven Tyler at the Indianapolis 500 in 2001
R. Kelly for a boxing bout in 2005