Then Jenner seemed to have a hard time getting One Direction off her mind. She continued, “Now we welcome… One…”
Perhaps it was the reference to “Direction” in the intro, but Jenner couldn’t seem to come up with the name of the Australian pop-rock quartet about to take the stage.
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“Guys I’m the worst reader,” she apologized.
A brief recorded intro segment took Jenner out of her embarrassment for a moment, before the spotlight returned to her. This time, she finally got the name right, yelling “5 Seconds of Summer” as the boys jumped into their song.
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Despite the shaky start, the band held things down for a strong performance of their infectious track “She Looks So Perfect.”