National anthem controversies

Published On: Jun 14 2013 10:37:08 AM PDT   Updated On: Oct 25 2013 09:21:31 AM PDT

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 - Carl Lewis
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Olympian track star Carl Lewis drew controversy for his less-than-moving rendition of the "Star-Spangled Banner" in what some called "the worst anthem ever" before a 1993 Nets vs. Bulls game.

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