Monday, 20 July 2009

Nirvana vs Rick Astley - the hottest mash-up on the internet!

Rick Astley vs Nirvana - Rick-rolling meets Kurt Cobain - it shouldn't work, but it does and it's glorious.

Created by German based DJ Morgoth this 'Never Gonna Give You Up' and 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' mash up has gained 120,071 views in a day, generated 108 blog posts and approaching 1000 comments.

The Rick Astley / Nirvana buzz is currently predominantly in English (69%), 9% French, 9% German, 7% Danish and 6% Norwegian (source: viral video chart).


Rick Astley vs Nirvana on YouTube

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BigAl said...


Ryan Fitzgibbon said...

The funny thing is that I was going to add this as a "Mash-Up Monday" on my own blog weeks ago, but actually didn't think it was a particularly great mash-up!

Shows how much I know about the taste of the general public.

Dan said...

No video for this one sadly, but just as wrong: