Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Things I Didn't Expect to See: Weird Al and the Roots

Posted By on Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 10:30 AM

Thankfully, Weird Al Yankovic's first album in five years, Alpocalypse, has provided an opportunity for America's premier comedy song stylist to surge back into the spotlight where he belonged the whole time. Also, it makes for magical musical moments like the Roots backing Weird Al on "Beer Barrel Polka" on Jimmy Fallon.

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