Native New Englander James Taylor sang the national anthem at last night's Game 2 of the World Series at Fenway Park.

Or, he sang it eventually.

Taylor actually began by singing “America the Beautiful” before quickly transitioning back to the “Star-Spangled Banner.”

Now, it’s not clear if Taylor forgot the song he was singing. The transition is so smooth and so quick, it might have just been Taylor taking some creative license at the beginning of the song.

Or he just got really cold and forgot the song.

Watch for yourself.  Here's the video....