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We still love you, Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina.

Neither of these former American Idol finalists enjoyed a great Thanksgiving yesterday, as each was given a prime spot to perform – and each suffered through an embarrassing mishap.

FIRST, McCreery stood atop a float during the Macy’s parade and prepared to sing a version of “The Trouble with Girls.” But a recording of the track started a few seconds before the young crooner started to lip synch, resulting in the following awkward start to the performance:

Scotty McCreery Thanksgiving Parade Flub
 
NEXT, Alaina sang the national anthem prior to the Lions/Packers game, forgetting a few words and going silent for a few seconds after “What so proudly we hailed, through the twi…” But she did recover in time to finish strong, similar to Christina Aguilera at the Super Bowl.

Watch now:

Scotty McCreery Thanksgiving Parade Flub