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Weird Al’s funny, yet touching, performance of ‘Yoda’

‘Weird Al’ Yankovic spoofed The Kinks’ Lola at Beacon Theatre in New York City and sang Yoda, a parody about Star Wars Episode V with Jodi DiPiazza, a young musician with autism. The song was funny, the performance was moving. […]

03/09/2015

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Watch Weird Al Yankovic and 13-Year-Old Autistic Singer Jodi DiPiazza Sing ‘Yoda’ at Night of Too Many Stars

Also catch Jon Bon Jovi and Will Forte’s midriff perform “Wanted Dead or Alive.”

03/09/2015

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‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Announces ‘Mandatory Fun’ World Tour

“Weird Al” Yankovic is taking over the world. At least for a few months. And you’re going to have fun.

01/20/2015

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10 Artists We’d Love to See Lead the ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ Band

From Mark Ronson to Weird Al, here’s who we think should take the reins.

01/13/2015

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Weird Al Reps Radioshack in New Holiday Ad: Watch

Yankovic has done a non-sarcastic ad for the electronics store.

11/07/2014

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George Harrison Honored by Brian Wilson, Conan O’Brien, Weird Al Yankovic, More at L.A. Concert: Watch

These tributes to Harrison aren’t coincidental: they were timed with the release of George Harrison: The Apple Years 1968-1975.

09/29/2014

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‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Spoofs Theme Songs of ‘Mad Men,’ ‘Game of Thrones’ at Emmys: Watch

And the award for Outstanding Lyrics to an Instrumental Theme Song goes to… “Weird” Al Yankovic.

08/26/2014

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Fans Demand Weird Al Yankovic Headline Super Bowl Halftime in New Petition

It is not yet so ordered, but Weird Al Yankovic fans have geared up to take on the NFL. Their target: the Superbowl halftime stage.

08/07/2014

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Weird Al’s ‘Mandatory Fun’ is His First No. 1 Album

Weird Al Yankovic has scored a triumph with his new album, which is his first to hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200, as revealed today (July 23).

07/23/2014

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Weird Al’s ‘Mandatory’ Interview: ‘Word Crimes,’ the ‘Tacky’ Video & Prince, Who Still Won’t Say Yes to a Parody

The longtime parody artist talks his latest targets — and how Prince still won’t give him permission.

07/18/2014

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