The video discusses the history of the song "All Star" and how it became a popular meme on the internet. The band Smash Mouth became viral overnight with the release of the song, and the band has since shifted their focus to other projects.
00:00:00 This video explains why "All Star" by Smash Mouth is the most meme-ified song on the internet, due to its tragic associations with events such as the Great Depression of 1929 and 9/11. The story has more layers than an onion, starting with the first: but before that, the sponsor is a subscription service where you can find music for your videos, podcasts, or anything else without fear of copyright issues. I've been using it for years in all my videos. It's fundamental to my workflow.
At the end of this video, I talk about why "All Star" is the most meme-ified song on the internet, and how it came to be associated with the Shrek movie. Dreamworks had been planning an attack against Disney for a long time, and it was only when they came across "Shrek" that they realized their plan could be even more devastating. The release of "Ans" (the movie's title) coincided with the success of "All Star," and the band Smash Mouth became viral overnight. The consequences of this were unexpected for the band, and they had to shift their focus to other projects.
00:05:00 The video discusses the history of the song "All Star," which became a popular meme on the internet for its catchy vocals and 99-hit songtag. The song quickly became a hit, and people were curious to know what made it so successful.
The band's first hit, "Walking on the Sunshine," was a viral success, but people didn't expect them to achieve another hit. The band studied the Billboard Top 50 from the '90s and found that the song "Cómo empezaba esta canción" was starting to trend. They decided to use this as the title of their next album, and it became their biggest hit to date.
Since then, the band has released other successful songs, but "All Star" remains the band's most popular and meme-tized song.
In 2011, Greg Wells, one of the band's members, fought with Steve Hardwell backstage after Hardwell threw a cup of water at him. This led to a public feud between the two, and "All Star" became less frequently played in their concerts.
In 2018, the members of the band decided to re-record the song for a fan's birthday, and it quickly became the band's
00:10:00 The video discusses why "All Star" is the Internet's most-memed song. It explains that the song's melodic uniformity makes it easy to change the pitch and adapt it to the song's melody. This allows for remixes and fan interpretations of the song. Finally, Josudano sings the lyrics to the song.
00:15:00 The song "All Star" by the American pop group, Fifth Harmony, has become one of the most popular memes on the internet. The song is catchy and well-known, and its lyrics are easy to understand and meme.