Saturday night, Jamie Foxx’s performance of the national anthem during the Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao fight seemed to hit a sour note with fans.
The actor’s version of The Star-Spangled Banner was reworked so heavily – it became virtually unrecognizable; particularly at the end when the 47 year old A-lister interjected a series of ambitious riffs that ended in an extended church lady-esque “Hallelujah.”
Watch Jamie Foxx get messy with the National Anthem below:
For a moment spectators appeared to be unclear if they were at a Saturday night fight or a Sunday morning sermon.
Check out his unorthodox show or patriotism above. At the 1:50 mark, the look on Foxx’s face hints that he knows his efforts have not gone over well with the crowd.