Weird Al Yankovic
Weird Al Yankovic has scored a triumph with his new album, which is his first to hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200, as revealed today (July 23).
Weird Al Yankovic’s #8videos8days campaign wraps up a week after it started today (July 21) with the final music video from new album Mandatory Fun.
Watch Weird Al Lament Cold Showers, WiFi Troubles in Pixies-Esque ‘First World Problems’ Music Video
“My maid is cleaning my bathroom, so I can’t take a shower / When I do, the water starts getting cold after an hour,” he sings, Problematic, right?
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Music video No. 7 for Weird Al Yankovic in his #8videos8days promotion is perhaps the most obscure parody in his arsenal for Mandatory Fun, his newest album.
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The longtime parody artist talks his latest targets — and how Prince still won’t give him permission.
“Sports Song” finds Al and his band backed up by an entire army of a marching band, sauntering down the football field as they sing the praises of their team.
“I’m so handy / You already know,” he sings on the chorus. “I’ll fix your plumbing / When your toilets overflow.”
Like the great Pauly Shore, Weird Al Yankovic ain’t dead yet.
Prepping for the 30th anniversary of his breakthrough album Sports, Huey Lewis turned to comedy website Funny Or Die to parody the satirical murder thriller American Psycho with “Weird Al” Yankovic. Watch the video first to see for yourself.