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Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Sammy Hagar And Joe Satriani Perform Nathional Anthem
Chickenfoot´s Sammy Hagar and Joe Satriani performed the national anthem at the St. Louis Cardinals vs. San Francisco Giants game this past Saturday, April 9 at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California. You can now watch video footage of their rendition below.
Aeorosmith frontman Steven Tyler's May 27, 2001 version of "The Star-Spangled Banner" at the 85th Indianapolis 500 - where he came under criticism after he replaced "home of the brave'" with "home of the Indianapolis 500" -made Billboard magazine's "10 worst national anthem performances ever."
Tyler immediately apologized and reaffirmed his patriotism after the incident.
Billboard magazine's "10 worst national anthem performances ever":
01. Kat DeLuna, 2008 02. Roseanne Barr, 1990 03. Michael Bolton, 2003 04. Scott Stapp, 2005 05. Aaron Neville, Aretha Franklin and Dr. John, 2006 06. Jesse McCartney, 2009 07. Steven Tyler, 2001 08. R. Kelly, 2005 09. Keri Hilson, 2010 10. Josh Groban and Flea, 2010
The entire article, including clips of all the above-listed performances, can be found at Billboard.com.