Billy Joel Messes Up “We Didn’t Start The Fire” Lyrics, Calls Song Among “Worst” He’s Ever Written – WATCH VIDEO

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Billy Joel We Didn't Start The Fire

By Michael Lewittes


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Billy Joel messed up his encore at a concert in Toronto earlier this week.

While performing “We Didn’t Start The Fire,” he totally screwed up the lyrics to the song he’s sung hundreds of times.


“Wait a minute,” Joel told the audience. “All you gotta do is f**k up one word in that song and it’s a train wreck.”

Instead of just jumping to the next song, “Uptown Girl,” he told the crowd, “It’s the same thing verse after verse… One of the worst melodies I ever wrote.”

After finishing the song without any more flubs, Joel accurately predicated, “That’ll be all over YouTube tomorrow,” adding, “It’s okay. It was an authentic rock and roll f**k up”

Check out the video below!


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