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3 Interviews |
6 Articles |
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Weird Al | 'Weird' Al Yankovic | Al Yankovic | Weird Al Yankovic | Weird Al Yankovich
6' (1.83 m)
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I think that nerds, if you want to call them that, have only gotten more hip and assimilated into the culture.
His first song, "My Bologna" (a parody of The Knack
's "My Sharona"), was recorded in a college bathroom. After being played on the "Dr. Demento Show" radio program, it caught the attention of Doug Fieger
, lead singer of The Knack, and Fieger arranged for his record label to sign Yankovic for a short contract. The resulting single (now a collector's item) brought him to national attention, and "My...
Performs polka style medleys of songs that have no connection with each other, as if randomly chosen.