15 American Pop Hits That Aren't in English

Posted by Eric Brightwell, February 23, 2015 10:00pm | Post a Comment
In the United States there is no official language and in roughly 18% of American homes, one of hundreds of languages other than English is primarily spoken -- all of which, unless they're indigenousshould be considered "foreign languages." In Los Angeles, everyday you can hear pop songs on the radio in Cantonese, English, Farsi, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish, and Vietnamese and although I often find that pop music is better when the lyrics are unintelligible, only a handful of pop songs in a language other than English have made the journey onto the pop charts -- here are fifteen (or so).

Harry Choates - Jole Blon

Harry Choates's "Jole Blon" (1946, French

Plastic Bertrand Forced to Admit He Didn't Actually Sing

Posted by Amoebite, July 28, 2010 11:44am | Post a Comment
Ca Plane Pour Moi 1   Ca Plane Pour Moi 2  Ca Plane Pour Moi 3

The Onion A.V. Club
is reporting that new-wave scenester Plastic Bertrand didn't actually sing "Ca Plane Pour Moi!" Scandalous! It's not even like its a hard song to sing. Read More...