Fergie’s NBA All-Star Anthem Leaves America Laughing

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Fergie hit the court on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018 to sing the national anthem prior to the NBA All-Star basketball game, and attempted to sing the song in a more “sexy” way or in a more Jazzy attempt — leaving America amused.


The Black Eyed Peas singer is being pegged as the worst anthem performance of all time. However, it was entertaining amongst many, including the most obvious Draymond Green who was seen holding back his laughter during the anthem.


ESPN basketball commentator Charles Barkley joked that he “needed a cigarette” after watching Fergie sing. Shaquille O’Neal came to Fergie’s defense saying, “Fergie, I love you. It was different. It was sexy. I liked it. Leave her alone.”

Comedian Roseanna Barr, who was roasted for her own rendition of the anthem at a San Diego Padres game in the 90s thinks her performance was better, “Who saw Fergie’s national anthem performance at the NBA All Star Game? I think mine was better lowkey,” she wrote on Twitter


Although the performance left many confused or in laughter — we must say that it was very entertaining to watch.