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Great American "Weird Al" Yankovic released his new album Mandatory Fun this week, and he's been blitzing us with new videos since Monday. The first of those was also the best: "Tacky," Yankovic's…   Read Story »
"Weird Al" week continues! Amazing human being "Weird Al" Yankovic just released his new album Mandatory Fun, and he's already shared videos for the Pharrell parody "Tacky" and the Lorde spoof…   Read Story »
Weird Al Yankovic has pretty much dominated the week in music, which is objectively awesome -- I haven't listened to this much Weird Al since I was blasting "Amish Paradise." We've seen amazing…   Read Story »
The latest in Weird Al Yankovic's eight-videos-in-eight-days Mandatory Fun rollout plan is "Foil," his parody of Lorde's "Royals." What begins as a celebration of preserving leftover food spirals…   Read Story »
Stereogum founder Scott Lapatine has noted several times lately that the polka medleys have always been the best part of Weird Al Yankovic's albums, and he might have a point. Basically, in addition…   Read Story »
National treasure "Weird Al" Yankovic, in a clear effort to dominate this week's 5 Best Videos Of The Week countdown, is in the midst of releasing eight new videos in eight days, all to promote his…   Read Story »
In the YouTube era, Weird Al's shtick isn't so novel anymore. The songs he spoofs on his 14th album Mandatory Fun — "Happy," "Royals," "Fancy," "Blurred Lines," etc — have already been parodied…   Read Story »
You've known Sia Furler for a while whether you realize it or not. The Australian singer and songwriter has been hovering around the music industry for nearly two decades. She scored a UK hit with…   Read Story »
A couple of weeks ago, comedy-rock god "Weird Al" Yankovic teased the forthcoming release of his new LP Mandatory Fun, which will be his 14th studio album and which may turn out to be his last. All…   Read Story »
Weird Al Yankovic announced on Twitter that his new album will be released on July 15. It's his first album since 2011's Alpocalypse and it may in fact be his last -- in a blog post last year, Al…   Read Story »