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Carpool Karaoke with a Painful Twist! Popular Host, James Corden, Punched in the Face By Angry New Yorker!

by Nayab

James Corden is known for two things: a hit YouTube show in which he sings with famous singers, and comic moments in which he tries to sing and fails.

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Shaggy, James and Sting wait for a train (Source: YouTube)

Well, he’s just unlocked a new notoriety factor: getting punched in the face for his singing!

Achievement unlocked, James.

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Before they started singing (Source: YouTube)

On a recent episode of the show, a confident James got onto the New York subway with singers, Shaggy and Sting, in tow.

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They break out with ‘It Wasn’t Me’ (Source: YouTube)

While waiting for the train, he explained, “When we’re in Los Angeles, we do karaoke in the carpool lane. But here in New York, they do things a little differently.”

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The audience is mostly uninterested (Source: YouTube)

That’s why I’m here with Sting and Shaggy to put a little spin on Carpool Karaoke.”

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The trio keep jamming (Source: YouTube)

“This is Subway Carpool Karaoke!”

The trio swaggered onto the subway car, intending to perform their GRAMMYs sketch.

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The angry construction worker (Source: YouTube)

They started off with a loud rendition of Every Breath You Take, with James holding a red and black oval boom box, while also singing at the top of his lungs!

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James retorts to the angry man (Source: YouTube)

An irritated construction worker sitting across them interrupted the music, saying, Hey, fellas! Knock it off, you’re annoying everyone on the train!”

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The guy starts swearing at them (Source: YouTube)

“No we’re doing a Carpool Karaoke Special in New York,” James retorted.

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The trio moves along the train (Source: YouTube)

The construction worker replied, “I don’t give a f***. Shut up!”

James and the two singers backed down, whispering under their breaths, “He’s quite scary, man. Quite scary.”

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Passengers getting very annoyed (Source: YouTube)

They got up to move further on in the car. James switched on his boom box and the trio started to perform It Wasn’t Me.

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More annoyed passengers (Source: YouTube)

There was some dancing too, in attempts to engage the uninterested audience. Howver, people were not amused. Instead, they threw a lot of pointed and annoyed glances!

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Old and young, everyone is irked (Source: YouTube)

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Man tells James he doesn’t have change (Source: YouTube)

One man in a gray coat thought the singers were begging! He told James, “Sorry, man I don’t have any change on me.”

James was visibly offended! Another pissed off audience member, an old woman, also asked the trio to stop.

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Another irritated audience member (Source: YouTube)

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The granny gets annoyed (Source: YouTube)

James told her it was for the GRAMMYs, to which she said, “This grammy wants none of it. I don’t want to be in your stupid YouTube video.”

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Angry guy confronts James again (Source: YouTube)

The musical trio continued, eventually getting into a face-off with the angry construction guy.  There was initially some argument, after which the crazed New Yorker snapped and punched James right in the nose!

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James fights back (Source: YouTube)

What a left hook he had!

The next scene showed James, Shaggy and Sting sitting by themselves; James’ nose was bleeding profusely.

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James gets punched in the face (Source: YouTube)

Sting said, “Whose stupid idea was this?”
In a hilarious ending to the episode, Shaggy replied, “It Wasn’t Me.”

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The defeated trio sigh over their fate (Source: YouTube)

We know it’s a sketch, we know it’s not real, but that doesn’t stop us from loving every minute of it!

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