Musical coincidences # 149

November 22, 2011

Today’s coincidence comes to you yet again from the ears and brain of Mr. Fabulous (Hi, Fabuloso!), and it involves… well as far as I can tell, it basically involves one shouted note at the start of each chorus:

Gnarls Barkley – “Crazy (2006) (excerpt)

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Adele – “Rolling In The Deep (2010) (at 0:55)

Adele – Rolling In The Deep (Official Video) [HD] by Henrietta-Aime-Fumer_Tv

By the way, I couldn’t find an MP3 of that Adele song anywhere. (And I’m not about to buy a song that I’m not particularly fond of.) I guess Adele’s record company is hyper-vigilant to music thieves, brigands and ne’er-do-wells.

Here’s the full version of “Crazy”:

Gnarls Barkley – “Crazy (2006) (excerpt)

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