With over 800 million views, Gangnam Style was named Youtube’s most popular video of all time. Good. I’d take it over Justin Timberlake or Jennifer Bloody Lopez any day – it’s fun, it’s funny, and catchy as hell.
OK, so I was just discussing mash-ups with someone, and though the genre (or practice) of mash-ups is old and tired and done to death, by its very nature it can be limitlessly inventive. Over the years, I’ve heard some frankly awe-inspiring incongruities, and here are just a few of the ones I’ve loved best.
1. Nine Inch Nails – Hand That Feeds / Ghostbusters Theme