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Watch: Weird Al Yankovic Sings The Theme Songs To Your Favorite TV Shows In Emmy Awards Medley

Photo of Kevin Jagernauth By Kevin Jagernauth | The Playlist August 26, 2014 at 9:22AM

It's heartening that in a pop culture world where Nicki Minaj gets millions upon millions of views mostly with respect to her ample posterior, there's still room for Weird Al Yankovic (and we hope he eventually does a cover of "Anaconda"). The premiere song parodist dropped his latest album Mandatory Fun a few months back, and for the first time in his career, it reached number one on the charts. People still love Weird Al, and last night he did his thing at the Emmy Awards.
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Weird Al Yankovic Emmy Awards

It's heartening that in a pop culture world where Nicki Minaj gets millions upon millions of views mostly with respect to her ample posterior, there's still room for Weird Al Yankovic (and we hope he eventually does a cover of "Anaconda"). The premiere song parodist dropped his latest album Mandatory Fun a few months back, and for the first time in his career, it reached number one on the charts. People still love Weird Al, and last night he did his thing at the Emmy Awards.

Weird Al took the stage —with a little help from Andy Samberg— and tore through a comedic medley of TV theme songs from "Mad Men," "Homeland," "Modern Family," "Scandal" and "Game of Thrones." Is it the best thing Weird Al has done? No. But it's totally in his wheelhouse. Check it out below. [Vulture]

This article is related to: Weird Al Yankovic, Television, TV News, Emmy Awards


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