Al Yankovic is a famous American musician, songwriter, singer, record producer and satirist, popular for creating parodies of hit music. His interest in music was cultivated by his parents at an early age of seven. During his days of graduation, he worked as a disc jockey for the university’s radio station. He became quite famous in his college which encouraged him to record his first parody called ‘Take Me Down’. His next parody was broadcast on radio and received good reviews. He eventually became famous with various hit parodies. He was known for his light and inoffensive way of satirizing popular songs. Humor was an integral part of them rather than being a plain mockery. His first major hit was the parody of Michael Jackson’s ‘Beat It’. It was one of his highest-charting singles on the ‘Billboard Hot 100’ list. He continues to entertain the masses with his parodies; humor, writings, thoughts, work and medleys which have helped him prove his prominence as an entertainer. Go through the quotes and sayings by Al Yankovic which will definitely make you laugh.
One of my pet peeves is that sometimes the talents of my band get overlooked because, and it was the same problem that Frank Zappa had, with a lot of groups that use humor, people don't realize there's a lot of craft behind the comedy.
There aren't that many superstars around anymore.
As it turns out, there is a thing called the Internet, and stuff does go out there whether the suits like it or not.