Boris joins in 'Jeffrey Osborne' joke after Obama error

The Mayor of London Boris Johnson has joined in the fun after it was revealed that Barack Obama mistakenly called the Chancellor "Jeffrey" at the G8 summit, claiming he had mistaken him for his favourite R&B singer, Jeffrey Osborne:


#askboris if you could sing anything at a karaoke what would it be?


Obama calls Osborne 'Jeffrey'

George Osborne was mistakenly called "Jeffrey" by Barack Obama on three occasions during the G8 summit. Mr Obama apologised, saying "I must have confused you with my favourite R&B singer.” Jeffrey Osborne is most famous for On The Wings Of Love.