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Posted: February 2, 2013 at 5:23 a.m.

Beyonce answered critics of her Inauguration Day performance the best way she could — with another sterling performance of the national anthem. The difference ? On Thursday, it was live: She admitted during her Super Bowl news conference that when she performed for President Barack Obama and the nation, she decided to sing to a prerecorded track because she didn’t have time to practice.

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Front Section, Pages 2 on 02/02/2013

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