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By Barry LeBrockInwhat is quickly becoming the most popular charityfund-raiser on the MiamiHeat's calendar, fans, players, coaches and team management headed out to MiamiBeach on Monday night for the second annual "South Beach Battioke" event tobenefit The Battier Take Charge Foundation.Host Shane Battier was dressed as Captain Stubing from The Love Boat, andwelcomed the crowd with his Karaoke rendition of the title song from thepopular show of the 70's.Also taking the stage were LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Pat Riley andothers, including the no-doubt-about-it, best singer on the team, James Jones.Shane and Heidi Battierestablished The Battier Take Charge Foundation in January 2010 to encourage andinspire leadership qualities in young people. The Battiers believe thatfurthering education for at-risk students is crucial in the attempt toencourage young leaders who may not otherwise have the means to attend college.The Foundation serves to award scholarships to at-risk students who have proventhemselves to be deserving young leaders.
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On Monday, Miami Heat forward Shane Battier held his annual charity event, South Beach Battioke, a no-holds-barred karaoke jam. Among the participants were none other than teammates LeBron James and Dwyane Wade.
Now, this isn’t the first time LeBron has rocked the karaoke mic, as you may recall last year when he donned a wig and busted out “Super Freak” by Rick James, but to...
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade performing at South Beach Battioke!
Earlier this month, Shane Battier of the Miami Heat uploaded a video of himself dressed like a ship’s captain, singing the theme to ‘The Love Boat.’ It was the worst THE BEST, advertised his second annual “South Beach Battioke” celebrity karaoke event, and allowed me to make a joke about LeBron James singing Pretty Ricky. As it turns out … I wasn’t that far off.Behold...
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Just when we thought that Dwyane Wade and LeBron James put out the best performance at the Shane Battier charity karaoke event, this clip of Mike Miller and Chris Anderson performing a Vanilla Ice song is posted.Check out Miller's bling and Birdman's smooth vocals while singing "Ice Ice Baby":
As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, Shane Battier held his annual charity karaoke event which allowed some of his teammates to sing some classics.Check out the below video of Dwyane Wade and LeBron James singing at the event and serenading one fan with some unique vocals:(Courtesy of Terez Owens)
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Miami Heat's Shane Battier recently held a charity event where some of his teammates took part in karaoke. Two of them were Mike Miller and recently inked (pun intended) Chris "Birdman" Andersen (10-day contract) and decided it be best to sing some "Ice Ice Baby" by none other than "Vanilla Ice."
So with Miller, 'Birdman,' and some "...
Miami Heat players Mike Miller and Chris “Birdman” Andersen participated in Shane Battier’s “Battioke 2013″ at the Eden Roc Hotel in South Beach by singing “Ice, Ice Baby” from Vanilla Ice.