5 Worst Drunk-Musician Videos
Mariah Carey's acceptance speech is nothing compared to James Brown
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 13, 2010 2:30 PM CST

(Newser) – Mariah Carey’s rambling, drunken acceptance speech at the Palm Springs International Festival provides an excellent excuse to take a trip through the annals of “drunk musicians in public” history. And that’s exactly what Shawn Amos does at Huffington Post. Revisit precious moments with Britney Spears, Kanye West, James Brown, and U2.