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Brooks admits lip synching

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 – Garth Brooks, who won the CMA Entertainer of the Year honor on Wednesday, acknowledged he lip-synched his performance earlier in the evening, the Nashville Tennessean reported.

"We made a gametime call on whether to sing to a track or lip-sync," the story said. "And we decided to lip-sync it."

The story said Brooks said he was sick and doing 12 shows in 10 days.

"We decided to lip-sync it because my voice just isn't going anywhere, and we wanted to represent country music the best we can," Brooks was quoted as saying.


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