Last summer, Jimmy Fallon introduced ‘Black Simon and Garfunkel,’ starring members from his house band, The Roots.
A year later, Black S&G return, singing their own version of boy band One Direction‘s hit single What Makes You Beautiful.
The video is featured on UpRoxx, ComplexMagazine, SplitSider, and TastefullyO.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/09/13/black-simon-and-garfunkel-sing-one-direction/
A cappella group Cimorelli, comprising of six talented sisters from Northern California, teamed up with AT&T to be part of their Don’t Text and Drive campaign.
To promote the cause, the family of young ladies sang a very special a cappella cover of fun‘s hit single Some Nights that has gone viral over the weekend, amassing over 350,000 hits so far.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/08/19/girl-a-cappella-group-cimorelli-covers-some-nights-by-fun/
Kelly Clarkson fans at her recent Buffalo, New York concert heard more than just Kelly originals. The original American Idol star covered Taylor Swift’s latest hit single Shake It Off with a very Kelly soulful twist. Abby Hoicowitz posted this clip from the concert which has gone viral with over one million hits! Taylor even tweeted her approval.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/10/27/kelly-clarkson-covers-shake-it-off/
There’s something about 1950′s music that is just magical. Realizing this, pop music cover artist Scott Bradlee and his band The Postmodern Jukebox decided to give Magic!’s new hit Rude a 1950′s makeover. Von Smith guest stars as lead singer and knocks the song outta the park.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/07/16/1950s-style-cover-of-rude-by-magic/
When YouTube was just starting, Andy McKee posted his super chill guitar song Drifting online. His 2006 video stands with over 49 million views!
Youtuber Jason Kertson covered the relaxing song back 2011, but his video has only gone viral now. Why is his cover garnering so much attention? Because he performed the song on two guitars at once!
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/05/08/teen-covers-drifting-on-two-guitars/
Lennon and Maisy, the two young sisters who just went viral last week covering Call Your Girlfriend have again started to trend.
This time, the twelve and eight year old sisters cover the Jason Mraz hit song, I Won’t Give Up.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/06/04/two-sisters-cover-i-wont-give-up-by-jason-mraz/
Youtuber Paint made a bunch of parodies of famous Lady Gaga songs, all with the theme of movie villains. He covers The Joker from The Dark Knight with Poker Face, Darth Vader from Star Wars with Bad Romance, Hans Landa from Inglourious Basterds with Paparazzi, and Fox from Wanted with Just Dance. Rhyming ‘paparazzi’ with ‘Nazi’ is just genius.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2011/09/10/movie-villain-medley-parodies-lady-gaga-songs/