After that, he let the crowd know what he really thinks about the 1989 hit. “It’s the same thing verse after verse,” he said. “Just the words change. ‘Na na na-na, na-na na,’ it’s one of the worst melodies I ever wrote.” It’s rare to see that kind of candor from a pop star not named Lily Allen. But, ever the professional, Joel finished the song for the crowd, and correctly guessed the flub would be “all over YouTube.”
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[via Rolling Stone]
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