What to Read Next

Michael Bublé teased on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ for being Canadian

North Stars
December 4, 2012

Michael Bublé is a talented guy. He's a globally-celebrated, Grammy-winning, gold-album singer as well as a former actor, hockey player, and aspiring journalist. But a guest appearance on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" on Monday night proved the Burnaby, B.C. crooner can't play the accordion worth a lick.

Bublé teamed up with to Jimmy Fallon to go head-to-head against actress Keira Knightley and musician Dave Matthews in a game that saw each of the four players choose an obscure instrument while their partner tried to guess which tune they were playing. However, it wasn't long before the entire skit turned into everyone teasing Bublé for his Canadian heritage.

"He's from Canada, they know Old MacDonald there!" Fallon shouted after Bublé correctly guessed the song Fallon played on the melodica. "That's fantastic!"

"That's their national anthem," Matthews quipped in response.

See also: Michael Bublé may record duet with Reese Witherspoon

Bublé's biggest humiliation came when he attempted to play "New York, New York" on the accordion. Not even familiar with how to hold the instrument, the singer's rendition drew head shakes and eye rolls from "Late Night" band The Roots.

Even though Bublé and Fallon ended up beating Knightley and Matthews, it must not have gone exactly as the 37-year-old "Home" singer had dreamed. All the while, though, he kept a smile on his face and his spirits up -- not bad, for a guy whose ex-girlfriend once called him "a self-obsessed jerk". However, Bublé recently admitted he's turned a corner in his rude boy attitude.

"When life is good you should just really appreciate that. I used to be a professional a------. A lot of that came from insecurity and not being able to live in the moment," he told the Toronto Star in November. "The difference is some people will know it and want to change, others won't, but I thought if I don't I'll probably end up alone with long fingernails. I was pretty insecure."

See also: Michael Bublé's other talents

Now that he's happily married to Argentinean actress Luisana Lopilato, Bublé says he's feeling more content and humble. And not only on TV appearances, but in admitting he "wimped out" on playing hockey with the Vancouver Canucks, and in joining "Saturday Night Live" in parodying Bublé's Christmas Duets.

Continuing in the festive, spirit, Bublé's Christmas special "Home for the Holidays" will air on Dec. 10 on NBC, where, hopefully, no one will dispute his musical ability or his newfound Canadian good-naturedness.

"Brightest Flashlight Ever" Is Selling Out Online

The Most Powerful Tactical Flashlight Is Taking The Country By Storm. Finally Back In Stock Online!

Banks Are Worried Homeowners Will Do This.

Homeowners are surprised and furious. If you owe less than $625,000 on your home, you better read this.

Drive part-time, full-time, or anytime with Uber!

As an Uber independent contractor you can get paid to drive your own car! We connect you with riders, and you work when you want to.

Military Mortgage Rates In 2016

Rates as Low as 2.75% (3.028% APR) 15 Year Fixed. Exclusive For Veteran & Military Takes 1 Min!

Help your customers on Facebook and Twitter.

Today's customers are social, so you should be too. Read this e-book to learn six things to consider as you plan your support strategy.

Insane Navy Seal Flashlight, should it be banned?

The Military has recently released technology that is now available to the public. Get yours before they run out - Limited Supply!

Powerful Tactical Flashlight Flying Off Shelves!

This new tactical flashlight was just released to the public and is flying off shelves in the United States. Limited supplies left, act quick!

Starwood Credit Card

Earn 25,000 Bonus Starpoints®! Use toward Award Nights or Flights.

Looking To Buy New Car Tires?

Confidently buy Goodyear® tires online with help from the experts! We'll help you find and compare tires based on your vehicle or tire size.

How To Make Sagging Skin Look Tight and Lifted

[Watch] The easy and effective way consumers across the country are improving the look of their wrinkled and sagging skin without cosmetic procedures.

Switch and save!

Switch to Progressive and you could save an average of $548.

Bad News For Insurance, Great News For Virginia

Virginia drivers, with cars and good driving records are learning that they may qualify for lower car insurance rates. Do you qualify?

9 Cards for People Who Have Great Credit

What card offers up to 5% cash back? And which one offers 24/7 concierge service? See the best credit cards of 2016. Apply online, quickly & easily.

Do NOT pay your insurance until you try this.

If you drive less than 55 miles/day OR have no DUI's you can get auto insurance for as low as $29/ Month! See if you qualify.