Josh Duhamel is talking out once more about Fergie’s weird nationwide anthem efficiency in the course of the 2018 NBA All-Star Sport, which left hundreds of thousands of viewers shocked and spawned a litany of jokes and memes on social media.
The ex-husband of the “The 4” host took exception with the response of Golden State Warriors ahead, Draymond Inexperienced, which was caught by TV cameras and confirmed him smirking and guffawing uncontrollably as Fergie, 43, was belting out her rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
“The factor that made me upset was that she was taking numerous actually merciless feedback, folks had been actually trolling,” Duhamel, 45, defined Thursday in an interview with FS1’s Kristine Leahy.
“I used to be pissed off at Draymond Inexperienced, to begin with. I feel he owed her an apology. I believed he was type of a prick. Simply because he knew the digital camera was on him, and he snickered about. I simply thought that, if he would have been an actual man, he would have at the least referred to as her and mentioned, ‘Hear, I’m sorry that I precipitated all this.’ … That’s what an actual man would have performed, for my part.”
Inexperienced’s response immediately went viral on social media and Fergie defended herself after the efficiency telling The Hollywood Reporter, “I’ve all the time been honored and [been] proud to carry out the nationwide anthem and final night time I wished to strive one thing particular for the NBA.”
“I’m a danger taker artistically, however clearly this rendition didn’t strike the meant tone. I like this nation and truthfully tried my greatest.”