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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 - Jimi Hendrix
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Jimi Hendrix let loose at Woodstock in 1969 with a rendition of the National Anthem on electric guitar that's been called everything from the most important political rock statement of the 1960s, to an afterthought caught in one of Hendrix's worst performances. But there was no question the performance was controversial.

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