Following a tradition since American Idol‘s creation, the newly crowned Idol, Lee Dewyze, sang the “Star Spangled Banner” at Game 2 of the NBA Finals at the Staples Center. So how did the timid Lee Dewyze do against the pressure of millions of viewers and such an important song? Watch below for yourself!
America’s new Idol belted out the National Anthem like a true pro, hitting all the tough notes and making the crowd cheer like crazy, until…oh no, the key-note at the very end fell flat! It’s alright, we still love you despite your pitchiness, Lee.
Missed his performance at the game? Check out the clip below and let us know what you thought of his performance!