With all the commotion surrounding Beyoncé’s lip-synched “Star-Spangled Banner” performance, we couldn’t help but wonder about Kelly Clarkson’s amazing performance of “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” .
A spokesperson for the U.S. Marine Corp Band — which provides the music for the Inauguration — tells TMZ, Beyonce mouthed the words to a pre-recorded studio version of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
But the rep added, Kelly sang “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” WITHOUT the help of a backing track.
Well, there we have it. In case you missed Kelly’s performance, check it out below!