A music video that mashes together the sublime rhyming of Ol' Dirty Bastard with cartoon horses. It works way better than it should.
Video contains language that might be too real for some.
The saxophone solo at the end of M83's Midnight City might sound like a retro throwback, almost like the sonic version of Instagram, but it's easy to forget that the saxophone was once a synonym for cool in popular music. To jog your memory, here's Midnight City's chorus mashed up with a video from a time when even the president played saxophone.
Someone was bound to do it eventually, but luckily the person who did it could do it well. Scenes from Woody Allen's latest movie, Midnight in Paris (nominated for Best Picture at the upcoming Academy Awards), are spliced with Jay-Z and Kanye West's "Ni**as in Paris." Note the neat dialogue switch at 2:30 if nothing else.
Gotye's hit of the summer spawned so many YouTube parodies that he assembled literally hundreds of them to create a definitive "YouTube Orchestra" mashup. We'll let him speak for himself:
Reluctant as I am to add to the mountain of interpretations of Somebody That I Used To Know seemingly taking over their own area of the internet, I couldn't resist the massive remixability that such a large, varied yet connected bundle of source material offered.