Katy Perry Crashes An Australian Prom With The “Single Ladies” Dance

Becky Bain | August 17, 2010 - 2:38 pm

Katy Perry crashed a prom in Melbourne, Australia while she was Down Undah promoting Teenage Dream, and apparently the newly bob’d pop star’s 15-minute cameo at the school dance was big enough to make the nightly news. We don’t know what’s funnier: Katy attempting to do the “Single Ladies” dance in front of 500 screaming… More »

YouTube User (Sort Of) De-Sexes And De-Snoops “California Gurls”

Robbie Daw | August 12, 2010 - 8:44 am

Despite Vulture doing an astoundingly thorough slide show of the Dos and Don’ts Of Parodying “California Gurls” on YouTube, they somehow missed this absolute treasure—a straight forward cover by Nichole337. Granted, it’s not exactly a parody. But it’s noteworthy because the peppy chanteuse manages to defiantly omit not only the word “sex,” but also Snoop… More »

It’s Justin Bieber Getting Hit By A Water Bottle: The Auto Tune Remix (Naturally)

Robbie Daw | August 11, 2010 - 7:56 am

We never find amusement in others’ unfortunate run-ins with water bottles while on stage, but even Justin Bieber himself is probably LOL-ing over this one. YouTube trickster BartBaKer has turned budding author Bieber’s lemons into lemonade by jazzing up the clip of the teen pop star getting dinged by a fan’s bottle with an Auto… More »

Justin Bieber Fan Shows Appreciation By Throwing A Water Bottle At His Head

Robbie Daw | August 9, 2010 - 8:55 am

Now, kiddies, if you’re going through the trouble of spending all your allowance on a Justin Bieber concert ticket, don’t irritate the guy by whipping your drink at him. The below footage of the multiple Teen Choice Awards winner at a Sacramento 107.9 The End gig looks a little old, but it also looks a… More »

Snoop Dogg Gives The Old Spice Guy A Run For His Money

Becky Bain | August 6, 2010 - 12:30 pm

Many think Snoop Dogg may be jacking the Old Spice Guy’s style by posting video responses to his Twitter followers (the famous ones, at least), but Snoop isn’t ripping-off anybody. “Been doin these vids long before the old spice guy jacked my swagger,” tweeted the hip hop legend. “Keep a close watch we just gettin… More »

Kanye West’s Tweets Inspire ‘New Yorker’ Cartoons

Becky Bain | August 3, 2010 - 2:35 pm

#PredictingKanyeTweets is so two days ago. Now #KanyeNewYorkerTweets is the hashtag of the moment in regards to everyone’s favorite new Twitter member. Comedy writers Paul Sabourin and Josh Cagen have turned the rapper’s eccentric and entertaining status updates (why girls from Stockholm be so fresh????!!!!) into New Yorker cartoons, and you can check out an… More »

Justin Bieber Segways His Way To Freedom

Becky Bain | July 27, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Note to Justin Bieber: if you want to escape from your rabid, flesh-eating (we’re assuming they would devour your tattooed flesh if they ever got ahold of you) fan base waiting for you outside your concert, you might want to use those colorful kicks of yours instead of trying to outrun them on a Segway. More »

This Lady Gaga Fan Is Not Feeling The Kidz Bop Version Of “Alejandro”

Robbie Daw | July 21, 2010 - 1:32 pm

YouTube user Michael Barsenas recently took to the online video channel to vent his fury over the G-rated version of Lady Gaga’s “Alejandro” that appears on the latest Kidz Bop compilation. “Don’t put Lady Gaga on there and then butcher it just to make it appropriate, when it already was appropriate,” he reasons. The Gaga… More »

The Best “California Gurls” State-Specific Parodies

Becky Bain | July 20, 2010 - 11:24 am

We’ve had 7-year olds rapping like Snoop, dorks scribing their poppy thoughts on geekdom, and Kat DeLuna waxing poetic about Manhattan and the Tri-State area in all the various versions of what is arguably the Song of the Summer. Buzzfeed is compiling a comprehensive list of every “California Gurls” state-specific parody video currently surging the… More »

Move Over Snoop Dogg—7-Year Old Raps Over “California Gurls”

Becky Bain | July 19, 2010 - 11:42 am

Everyone is searching for the new Justin Bieber—but how about the next Eminem? We think we may have found the next hot rapper in 7-year old Matty B, who delivers some truly impressive flow over the beat of Katy Perry’s “California Gurls.” Take the jump to check out this flaxen-haired little angel spittin’ some rhymes… More »

Janelle Monae And Will Ferrell Make Our Ears Bleed At The ESPYs

Robbie Daw | July 15, 2010 - 9:57 am

Depending on your tolerance for Will Ferrell’s voice in this ESPY Awards skit where he portrays Jeff Vuvuzela, inventor of the Vuvuzela instrument used at the World Cup, you might enjoy Janelle Monae’s duet with the comedian. The pair belt out Roberta Flack’s 1983 ballad “Tonight, I Celebrate My Love” together, but you have to… More »

Kat DeLuna Gives Katy Perry’s “Californa Gurls” An East Coast Overhaul

Robbie Daw | July 12, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Was the world really clamoring for a cover version of Katy Perry’s chart-topping summer jam “California Gurls” that incorporates modified lyrics to represent the East Coast? Apparently 22-year-old Jersey girl pop tartlet Kat DeLuna thought so. Thus, she enlisted Fo Onassis for a little rap action on her, uh, charming little rendition of Katy’s hit. More »

Watch How The Internet Turned On An Animated Justin Bieber

Becky Bain | July 9, 2010 - 3:35 pm

Taiwan aired a computer-animation on one of their news programs to dramatize all the different ways the Internet has turned on web-raised pop cupcake Justin Bieber this past year. Apparently, we somehow missed the story about Bieber going to an STD clinic and flying through his windshield without getting a scratch on him. If there… More »

Robyn Gets Mashed Up With AC/DC And Salt-N-Pepa

Becky Bain | July 9, 2010 - 12:28 pm

Every track from Robyn’s Idolator-approved Body Talk Pt. 1 is outrageously catchy on its own, but when you mash up another song with the Swede’s dance-pop tunes, your aural enjoyment gets amplified to the extreme! Check out some rockin’ Robyn mash-ups below, including “Dancing On My Own” mixed with AC/DC’s “Shook Me All Night Long”,… More »

Meet The World’s Youngest Michael Jackson Impersonator

Becky Bain | June 25, 2010 - 3:47 pm

Now that Michael Jackson has been gone one full year, many continue to speculate could possibly take his place as the King of Pop—if there ever could be such a person! Well, if somebody’s got to do it, it may as well be this 4-year old from China, the world’s youngest Michael Jackson impersonator. Not… More »

Best Spoof Video Ever?: Old Lady Gaga “Alejandro”

Robbie Daw | June 24, 2010 - 9:40 am

You may recognize Jackie Hoffman from her Broadway stints in Hairspray, Xanadu and, currently, The Addams Family, but prepare to witness the spectacular role she was born to play—Old Lady Gaga. Director Jake Wilson whipped up a near-three-minute spoof of Lady Gaga’s “Alejandro” video for his The Battery’s Down series, and we’re not sure which… More »

One Christina Aguilera Fan Buys 250 Copies Of ‘Bionic’ (And It Still Slid Down The Chart)

Robbie Daw | June 23, 2010 - 12:53 pm

Don’t try to tell this Christina Aguilera supporter that Bionic is off to a hot mess of a start. It seems the Sound Of Music Blog scoured an Xtina fan forum (hey—it’s a dirrty job, but someone’s got to do it!) and found one Aguilera follower who purchased 250 copies of the singer’s latest album… More »

Katy Perry’s “California Gurls” Gets Dorkified

Becky Bain | June 17, 2010 - 11:01 am

What if you combined Katy Perry’s “California Gurls” with the E3 video game conference happening in Los Angeles right now? You’d get the clever parody “California Dorks,” written and performed by a dude who calls himself Skyway Flyer. The dork in question references Star Wars, Lost, Back To The Future, Cali residents’ favorite fast food… More »

The ShamWow Guy Wants You To Buy Eminem’s ‘Recovery’, So You Better Do It

Becky Bain | June 15, 2010 - 3:33 pm

Vince the ShamWow Guy is back, and unless you fear for your safety, you better watch his commercial endorsing Eminem’s upcoming album Recovery (now due to drop a day earlier on June 21). Eminem’s CD! It slices! It dices! It also plays a highly anticipated collection of songs! More »

Kelly Clarkson Trots Out “Sweet Child O’ Mine” (Again) At A Karaoke Bar

Robbie Daw | June 15, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Could we ever forget Kelly Clarkson’ drunken night at Sunset Strip staple Metal Skool back in 2006, where she and Yellowcard’s Ryan Key were coerced on stage to warble some classic Guns N’ Roses and Def Leppard? Hardly. And apparently, neither can Kelly. Head below for video of the Season 1 American Idol winner and… More »

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