The horrific part of Aguilera's National Anthem rendition was not her mangling of the words, but of the tune. Singers like Aguilera don't know when to stop, as if running through the entire scale on every word is somehow a token of sincerity.
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Something to remember about this year's singing is that it's only part of an evolving notion of what popular singing is.
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