The Black Eyed Peas have never lacked press opportunities, and this wave of spoof videos for songs off their latest album The E.N.D. is no exception - they’re garnishing as much press for the Black Eyed Peas as ever.
As many artists have learned, being spoofed is often the greatest form of flattery. Take this parody of the Black Eyed Peas’ song “I Gotta Feeling,” done by iJustine about being obsessed with updating your profile picture on your favorite social networking website:
Big Mama and the WiLD Bunch’s song “Chicken Kung Pow” is a spoof on the wildly popular Black Eyed Peas song “Boom Boom Pow,” only this time around it’s about how hungry people are for the Chinese food entree Kung Pao Chicken. It’s a clever take on the song and the word play is fun too:
Do you think these funny parody videos are the greatest form of flattery or do you believe the artistic merit of the Black Eyed Peas music is being put into jeopardy? Let us know in the comments!