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San Diego Padres Baseball Team Accused Of Homophobia After National Anthem Mistake Involving The City's Gay Men's Chorus

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Drama down in San Diego — and it's getting icky.

The San Diego Gay Men's Chorus was all set to sing the National Anthem on Saturday night at the San Diego Padres' MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, but things went very wrong very quickly — and now, here comes the fall out.

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The chorus, which brought one hundred singers to the game to sing the anthem, was trotted out into center field to perform — but something went wrong with the public address system at the team's home stadium, Petco Park.

At the start of their song, a recording of women singing the National Anthem was played over the loudspeaker, and it was never stopped.

The chorus then had to walk off the field after not being able to perform, and the group alleges they faced chants of "you sing like a girl" from the fans while leaving the stadium in shame.

Furthermore, the chorus alleges that the event almost didn't happen in the first place, as the Padres tried to make the entire group buy tickets to the game before they were able to perform.

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Here's the entire statement, in full, from the SDGMC, posted on their Facebook page on Sunday morning (below):

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Watch Lady GaGa's AMAZING Performance Of The National Anthem To Open Super Bowl 50!

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Super Bowl L kicked off with another capital L: Lady GaGa!

The American Horror Story star took the field to sing the National Anthem before the game between the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos and Belted. It. Out.

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Not a bad way to kick off the game, right?!

What'd U think of the AH-mazing performance??

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Lady GaGa Will Sing The National Anthem At Sunday's Super Bowl Game!

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Lady GaGa has been having a fantastic few months.

Just after the singer won a Golden Globe for her performance in American Horror Story, the NFL announced on Tuesday that the artist will sing the national anthem at Sunday's Super Bowl game.

Related: Lady GaGa To Perform At The Grammys!

Right before the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos face off, Ms. GaGa will belt out the Star Spangled Banner while actress Marlee Matlin will sign the song for people with hearing disabilities.

Prior to L.G., stars like Idina Menzel and Kelly Clarkson have taken on the coveted role.

Considering Coldplay and Beyoncé are also performing, we have a feeling this is going to be a great game day!

So, what do YOU think of the NFL's choice?

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So Cute! Watch This 7-Year-Old Singer Adorably Fight Through Hiccups To Finish Singing The National Anthem!

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This is just the cutest thing!

Seven-year-old Ethan Hall was tapped to sing the Aussie national anthem at an Australian Baseball League game between the Brisbane Bandits and Adelaide Bite over the weekend, and what happened when the little singer took the mic was absolutely priceless!

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The little tyke was prepared to belt out a stunning rendition of Australia's anthem… until the hiccups arrived!

Oh no!!

But as any good entertainer knows, the show must go on — and that's exactly what Ethan did, pushing through the hiccups to deliver, all things considered, a pretty damn good version of the song.

Ch-ch-check out Hall's push through hiccups to keep beltin' it out (below)!!!

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Demi Lovato Hit A Home Run Performing The National Anthem Before Game Four Of The World Series!

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This is so patriotic!

As the New York Mets and Kansas City Royals prepared to take the field Saturday night for Game Four of MLB's World Series, Demi Lovato stole the show with an incredible rendition of the national anthem!

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The stunning vocals whipped the crowd into a frenzy before the game in New York City — ch-ch-check out the anthem (below)!!!

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Jamie Foxx's National Anthem At The Mayweather VS. Pacquiao Fight Doesn't Live Up To The Fight Hype!

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The National Anthem is never an easy song to nail.

But Jamie Foxx was up for the challenge at one of the biggest events of the year, the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao fight!

He kicked off the night with his rendition of the challenging song. And it seemed to be a bit of a challenge.

While he did keep it smooth, he didn't exactly blow us away.

It might've been fine for a smaller event, but this deserved an anthem that blew the roof off the place!

Watch Jamie sing it (below)!!

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Oh Say Did You See Mötley Crüe Frontman Vince Neil's Strange Rendition Of The National Anthem?! Watch HERE!

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Oh say did you see this yet?

Mötley Crüe frontman Vince Neil performed the National Anthem at the United States Football League's Las Vegas Outlaws game on Tuesday, and it was… let's say "a little pitchy, dawg."

But while the singing was a bit off, the experience was unforgettable!!

[ Related: ​Idina Menzel's Rendition Of The National Anthem At The Super Bowl Is Anything But Frozen! ]

Despite the fact that Vince's Star-Spangled Banner veers off-key quite a lot — and we're not sure all the words were there — this version is still pretty entertaining. And it's all thanks to the vet rocker's showmanship!

Check out the video (below) and fast forward to around the 5:00 mark to get the anthem party started!!

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