The Most Unwanted Song

My brother-in-law pointed me toward this.  Apparently a couple of guys researched what people liked least in music and came up with criteria with which to compose what should be the most unwanted song.  It’s terrible, but fascinating.

Komar & Melamid and David Soldier‘s list of undesirable elements included holiday music, bagpipes, pipe organ, a children’s chorus and the concept of children in general (really?), Wal-Mart, cowboys, political jingoism, George Stephanopoulos, Coca Cola, bossanova synths, banjo ferocity, harp glissandos, oompah-ing tubas and much, much more. It’s actually a fascinating listen, worthwhile for the opera rapping alone. (We didn’t think that was possible either.)

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