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Cringe-Worthy Award Moments


Award shows are a spectacular event where singers, songwriters, producers, actors, and more can come together to honor the year’s great accomplishments. From the Broadway stage to the Billboard Top 100; almost every form of media has an award show dedicated to it. However, sometimes these award shows turn sour or downright embarrassing when celebrities decide that they know best. Here are Cringe-worthy award show moments that have happened over the years.

onstage during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California.
“Adele Dazeem”

While introducing the singer and Broadway actress Idina Menzel at the 2014 Oscars, John Travolta made a serious flub.  He pronounced her name wrong! Not only that, he absolutely butchered it; calling her “Adele Dazeem.” However, Menzel didn’t appear upset or flustered one bit as she took the stage to sing her song “Let It Go.”