Chaka Khan Joins Fergie in Pantheon of Memorable NBA National Anthem Performances

Chaka Khan singing the National Anthem at the 2020 NBA All Star Game in Chicago

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However, fans on Twitter have some strong thoughts about the Khan's performance of the National Anthem at this year's NBA All-Star Game.

The soul songstress had taken to the stage to bring a level of extreme melisma to "The Star-Spangled Banner" and many were not feeling it as they believed she was "all over the place".

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Her version of the anthem didn't seem to resonate with a large part of those watching from home, who shared their reactions on social media. Showing up at the NBA All-Star Game to sing the anthem was Chaka Khan, known for going through the fire, and for being every woman. "Chaka Khan's star spangled banner rendition was fantastic!" tweeted Magic Johnson. Khan, at least, did not do such a thing - but her essence during the performance definitely had the same mislead confidence as the Fergalicious dutchess herself. "My guess is someone did a weird Star Spangled?"

It reminded tweeps of when singer Fergie butchered the anthem a few years back.

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"Man who the hell let Chaka Khan sing this Nationwide Anthem lmao", one individual wrote. The legendary singer confirmed off her unimaginable pipes as she belted out the US' Anthem, and she or he hit every keep in mind to perfection.

Another opined: "'chaka khan may rival fergie for worst national anthem performance in an all star game".

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