WATCH: Kaptein Kurt's anthem blunder

Popular Afrikaans singer Kurt Darren has joined the list of musicians to have butchered the national anthem.

Popular Afrikaans singer Kurt Darren has joined the list of musicians to have butchered the national anthem.

AFP

JOHANNESBURG - Popular Afrikaans singer Kurt Darren was ridiculed on social media on Monday night after he butchered the national anthem.

Darren was performing at the Varsity Cup final between Maties and Tuks at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch.

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The 49-year-old singer stumbled and mixed his words when singing the Sotho part of Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika, causing a deluge of backlash and vilification on social media.

Darren said on Twitter that it was an honour to sing the anthem together with 20,000 students.

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