Anthony Kiedis saved a baby's life during Carpool Karaoke segment

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Anthony Kiedis Saved a Baby's Life While Filming Carpool Karaoke

Looks like handing your child over to Anthony Kiedis isn't as ill-advised an idea as it might at first seem.

Red Hot Chili Peppers singer Kiedis revealed that he saved a baby's life while he and his band were filming a segment of Carpool Karaoke with "Late Late Show" host James Corden.

The rocker revealed the heroic incident during an interview with Radio X's Chris Moyles.

As Kiedis explained, after a dance-off, Corden and the group decided to have some Mexican food.

"And a woman came out of her house holding a child, saying, 'My baby, my baby, my baby can't breathe!'" the singer recalled.

"We all ran across the street. The lady thrust the baby into my arms. The baby was not breathing," the 53-year-old singer continued. "I thought, 'I'm going to try and do a little baby CPR real quick to see if I can get some air into this kid."

The singer said that he was able to revive the infant by "rubbing the belly."

I tried to open the mouth. [It was] shut, "locked shut. So I started rubbing the belly, bubbles started coming out of the mouth, the eyes rolled back into place. The ambulance showed up and I handed the baby over who was breathing and fine," Kiedis said. "And we went back to shooting Carpool Karaoke."

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: The Red Hot Chili Peppers and Bruno Mars perform during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 file photo, The Red Hot Chili Peppers perform during the halftime show of the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos, in East Rutherford, N.J. Flea says in a Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, letter to fans that the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members pretended to play along to a pre-taped track of "Give It Away" during the Super Bowl halftime show as Anthony Kiedis sang live. The request came from NFL officials who felt it was too difficult to pull off a completely live performance because of potential sound issues. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Flea, Chad Smith, Anthony Kiedis and Josh Klinghoffer of the Red Hot Chili Peppers perform during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Theo Wargo/FilmMagic)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: The Red Hot Chili Peppers perform during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
The Red Hot Chili Peppers join Bruno Mars as they perform at halftime during Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. (J. Patric Schneider/MCT via Getty Images)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: The Red Hot Chili Peppers perform during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
The Red Hot Chili Peppers perform during the halftime show of the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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