Politicians Singing: Where Does Colin Powell's "Call Me Maybe" Rank?

In what was a surprising move, at least to us, former Secretary of State Colin Powell broke into a bit of this year's song of the summer, "Call Me Maybe," today on whatever CBS is calling its morning show these days.

Let's just say he didn't nail it.

But was it the worst stab at singing by a modern politician? As it turns out, no -- that honor goes to one of our most musical presidents, Bill Clinton.

Here are five political attempts at singing, ranked from worst to first.

5. Bill Clinton, "Imagine"

A baaad effort by the first rock 'n' roll president -- it takes until the 2:28 make for Clinton to really sing, and he quickly proves he should stick to the saxophone.

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