Weird Al Yankovic - "Sports Song" video

On the back of his new album Mandatory Fun, “Weird Al” Yankovic recently promised eight videos in eight days, and thus far, he’s actually overdelivered. Earlier this week, we saw his videos for “Tacky,” “Foil,” and “Handy,” as well as his lyric video for “Word Crimes.” Last night, he was on Conan, and his performance was honestly great enough that it should qualify as his video for the day. But that’s not good enough for him! So now he’s also made a video for “Sports Song,” which isn’t a parody of anything but which is instead Yankovic’s take on the entire idea of the sporting fight song. In the video, we see Yankovic leading a marching band across a football field and singing about all the ways in which his team will beat your team, with a few qualifying asides thrown in there. As with everything this guy does, it’s both so dumb and so brilliant. Watch it below.

Mandatory Fun is out now on RCA. Stream it here.

Comments (5)
  1. Al continues to take no prisoners this week

  2. We’re Great! and You Suck! Is actually a really great fight song. OWWWOOOOOOOOO!

  3. Nevertheless, you suck.

  4. Word Crimes is the best one.

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