I know that 2008 is, like, totally over — but that doesn’t mean we can’t already begin revisiting it in ironic/nostalgia mode. And what’s the best vehicle for that? The mashup, of course.
DJ Earworm, who put together a similar roundup last year, has not only spliced together — super seamlessly — the Billboard top 25 of 2008, he’s mashed the videos too. Using a Coldplay instrumental gives all these autotuned crooners an oddly melancholy / meditative sound. Seems about right —
(thx 4 the tip, greg!)