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The 'Best Of Classic Internet Music Mashups Is Rick Astley and Foo Fighters. by Rahul123 Posted on 15 Jun, 2021
Dear reader, listen to the wonderful sounds of online nostalgia.
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl appeared on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon earlier this week to recreate the legendary meme of recutting the band's 2005 single "Greatest of You" to repeatedly repeat the lines "the best."
The meme was nicknamed G'Rolled by Fallon, an homage to another online classic: the Rickroll. (Don't tell me I have to explain Rickrolling to you.) I'm not having it.)
Rick Astley, the Rickroll's voice, heard Grohl's Tonight Show G'Roll and decided that a real mashup of the two songs would be the ideal next step. What's more, you know what? It's effective.
Take a look for yourself: