National anthem fiascoes

Published On: Jun 14 2013 10:37:08 AM PDT   Updated On: Mar 02 2016 11:00:00 PM PST

With Thursday marking National Anthem Day, take a look at some national anthem renditions that were memorable for all the wrong reasons.

Aaron Lewis of Staind sings national anthem
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Aaron Lewis of Staind bungled the second line of the national anthem before Game 5 of the 2014 World Series. He began correctly with "What so proudly we hailed," but instead of finishing with "at the twilight's last gleaming" he sang "were so gallantly streaming." Those words appear later in the song. In an apology posted online, he said, "My nerves got the best of me and I am completely torn up about what happened."


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