Toppa Top 10: Ten More Fake Reggae Tunes + Faux-hall Parodies

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September 19, 2012


2. Weird Al Yankovic, “Buy Me a Condo”

From 1984’s 3-D, the same album that gave us the classic “Eat It,” this early “Weird” Al gem is told from the point of view of a Ras making the transition from yard life to a yuppified existence in a condo, complete with a Cusinart, a “T-shirt with the alligator on,” andย  Jackson Browne records. “Gonna cut off mi dreadlocks, throw away all mi ganja, I’ll have a tupperware party, maybe join me a health spa...”