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The Antoine Dodson Story Gets a Musical Makeover

By: msalis26 - Published:   Updated: Aug 10 2011 • References: 2snaps & youtube
Making light of the dramatic news story surrounding Antoine Dodson and his sister, this auto-tuned version of his statement will definitely bring some laughs.

It almost becomes difficult not to sing along to this catchy tune. Taking the classic concept of turning tragedy into song-writing material, this Antoine Dodson news piece changes up the beats of a typical news broadcast. Check out the featured video and see this Antoine Dodson remix for yourselves.

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Traction: 1,723 clicks in 224 w
Interest: > 3 minutes
Concept: Auto-Tuned News
Related: 90 examples / 69 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-35
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