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VIDEOS: 13 Celebrities Who Forgot The Lyrics To Their Own Songs

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April 20, 2015

We all sing along and mumble through those confusing lyrics of our favorite song. But when you’re the star, and you’re performing live in front of your fans, you should probably know the words to your songs. Probably being the key word, because it doesn’t always happen that way.

However, what could be an extremely embarrassing moment, actually turns into a good laugh for both the celebs and the crowd…well, in some cases. Check out which celebrities forgot the lyrics to their own songs in the videos below:

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hry-al7WzqE[/youtube]

Mariah Carey slipped up at the 1:30 mark. But in case you missed it, she admitted to the flub 20 seconds later.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iagwNSMnHoc[/youtube]

Pink just gave up at the 40-second mark, but she got back on track…well, kind of.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DzQcq-fQjuc[/youtube]

Adele just chose to start over 30 seconds into Chasing Pavements. It’s cool, she’s Adele, and it was an adorable moment.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8OfW3735G9s[/youtube]

Sheryl Crow used her age as an excuse to mess up this performance. She’s older, but not that old. Sorry Sheryl.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNpd7m8Uv3Y[/youtube]

A younger, more innocent Miley Cyrus messed up Fly on the Wall 1 minute and 10 seconds into the song.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYunEfGV_qM[/youtube]

At the 30-second mark, we don’t know if Jay-Z was just into the music or he forgot the words. The crowd didn’t seem to mind.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d5EibePonUs[/youtube]

Kanye forgot lines to his verse, but this time, Jay-Z had his back.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OAuOmMC18CU[/youtube]

Mark Chester from Linkin Park forgot the words to Crawling (at 1:40) and dropped an f-bomb, making this video NSFW.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=seo7fxTt9kk[/youtube]

Ariana Grande forgot the words to Right There, but it still sounded so pretty as she mumbled.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Md12LHTK5E[/youtube]

Kelly Clarkson messed up the bridge in Because of You at the 2-minute mark, but she stayed in tune.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eAL-SSWsa-w[/youtube]

Even Mrs. Carter messed up the words to one of her classics 2 minutes and 40 seconds into this clip. It proves Beyonce is human.

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-3SbGACTFg[/youtube]

Hayley from Paramore forgot the lyrics at the 1:04 mark. Ain’t it fun to make the audience sing your song?

 

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_xEYYuzOew[/youtube]

And we still don’t know what Iggy Azalea is talking about here. Did she forget the lyrics or just make up words?

 

 

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