The amount of talent on YouTube astounds me. You’ve heard of mashups, right? Glee was notorious for them. This collection is better. Sorry, Glee.
These songs should not work. They defy all logic. You read the titles and immediately think, there’s no way. Trust me. They work. Oh, do they work.
I’ve broken down 35 of my favorite mashups into categories for your listening pleasure.
The “Why Does This Work???” Group
I’ll start with the most amazing mashups based solely on their unbelievability factor.
Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You” instrumental & Disturbed’s “Down With the Sickness” vocals
Credit: oneboredjeu Mashup
Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” instrumental/vocals & System of a Down’s “B.Y.O.B” vocals
Credit: neto gr
Psy’s “Gangnam Style” instrumental/vocals & Slipknot’s “Psychosocial” vocals
* @3:16 is a work of art.