YouTube Users' Inaccurate Translations Go Viral

By: Shelby Lee Walsh - Published: Jun 6, 2009 • References: knowyourmeme
Trend Hunter has featured the viral phase of literal song lyrics, and now web-watchers are obsessed with phonetic song lyrics! People with YouTube accounts have taken it upon themselves to "translate" their own music videos.

Usually these videos are recorded in another language and then they are "translated" by what the words would sound like. The phonetic translations result in lines like "Who put the goat in here?" and "The loony bun is fine Benny Lava."

Watch the video if you are at a laugh-out-loud appropriate location.

For more phonetic videos, check out the link below. Stats for Phonetic Video Translations Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 3,192 clicks in 363 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Phonetic Video Translations
Related: 48 examples / 37 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55
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