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James Taylor’s sons more excited to meet Kelly Clarkson than the president

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President Obama wasn’t even the most interesting person at his own inauguration. At least according to Rufus and Henry Taylor, the 11-year-old twins of singer James Taylor and his wife, Kim . (Taylor sang at the ceremony.) We’re told the brothers were especially excited to meet Kelly Clarkson , who performed “My Country ’Tis of Thee” at the inauguration. As they were walked by their mother and father to the singer’s dressing room, which was set up in a senator’s office at the Capitol, Rufus whispered, “Mom, Dad, don’t say anything, please. Let us do the talking.” . . . By the way, that whole controversy about Beyoncé lip-synching at the inauguration doesn’t bother Aero­smith’s Steven Tyler . Asked about it by TMZ, the 64-year-old broke into song. “Whatever gets you through the night,” he bellowed, borrowing a line from John Lennon . He then added, “Beyoncé’s so hot she can do anything. Let’s just get real.”

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