Stef (firecat) wrote,
Stef
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The bad song meme

Via kshandra
The original instrux were: Bold the ones you like, and tell us why.
I'm also italicizing the ones I don't recognize from the titles (most of them - in some cases I recognize the title but can't remember the melody), and underlining the ones I recognize and agree are horrible.

We Built This City - Starship It's fun to sing.
Achy Breaky Heart - Billy Ray Cyrus
Everybody Have Fun Tonight - Wang Chung Like kshandra says, it's a fine symbol of the 80s.
Rollin' - Limp Bizkit
Ice Ice Baby - Vanilla Ice
The Heart of Rock & Roll - Huey Lewis and the News

Don't Worry, Be Happy - Bobby McFerrin I agree.
Party All the Time - Eddy Murphy
American Life - Madonna
Ebony and Ivory - Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder Just euw.
Invisible - Clay Aiken
Kokomo - The Beach Boys
Illegal Alien - Genesis
From a Distance - Bette Midler
I'll Be There for You - The Rembrandts
What's Up? - 4 Non Blondes
Pumps and a Bump - Hammer
You're the Inspiration - Chicago
Broken Wings - Mr. Mister
Dancing on the Ceiling - Lionel Richie
Two Princes - Spin Doctors
Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue (The Angry American) - Toby Keith
Sunglasses at Night - Corey Hart
Superman - Five for Fighting
I'll Be Missing You - Puff Daddy

The End - The Doors Fond memories of the days when all my drugs were recreational
The Final Countdown - Europe
Your Body Is a Wonderland - John Mayer
Breakfast at Tiffany's - Deep Blue Something

Greatest Love of All - Whitney Houston Hummable, but I agree it's awful.
Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm - Crash Test Dummies
Will 2K - Will Smith
Barbie Girl - Aqua
Longer - Dan Fogelberg
Shiny Happy People - REM
Make Em Say Uhh! - Master P featuring Silkk, Fiend, Mia-X and Mystikal
Rico Suave - Gerardo
Cotton Eyed Joe - Rednex
She Bangs - Ricky Martin
I Wanna Sex You Up - Color Me Badd
We Didn't Start the Fire - Billy Joel

The Sounds of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel The introvert's anthem
Follow Me - Uncle Kracker
I'll Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That) - Meat Loaf
Mesmerize - Ja Rule featuring Ashanti
Hangin' Tough - New Kids on the Block
The Only Thing That Looks Good on Me Is You - Bryan Adams

Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da - The Beatles One of the more unusual early pop/ethnic crossovers
I'm Too Sexy - Right Said Fred Whenever I hear this song I think of Lynda Barry's dog character, #1 Fred
My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion
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