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23rd Apr '16 11:28:29 PM Twentington
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* "Top Down" by Fast Ryde. The label even sent out an alternate mix without it.

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* "Top Down" by Fast Ryde. The label even sent out an alternate mix without it.
23rd Mar '16 8:39:14 PM ultimomant
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* Though not explicitely mentioned, WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyEquestriaGirlsRainbowRocks definitely references this. The villains of the movie are a trio of {{Enthralling Siren}}s who use their beautiful CompellingVoice to sow discord among the student body. In the final battle against them, [[spoiler:the heroes shatter their magical amulets. The sirens are visibly horrified by this, and when they try to song again, they sound horribly off-key and are booed offstage. Their amulets were not just the source of their powers, they were their auto-tune!]]

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* Though not explicitely mentioned, WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyEquestriaGirlsRainbowRocks definitely references this. The villains of the movie are a trio of {{Enthralling Siren}}s who use their beautiful CompellingVoice to sow discord among the student body. In the final battle against them, [[spoiler:the heroes shatter their magical amulets. The sirens are visibly horrified by this, and when they try to song sing again, they sound horribly off-key and are booed offstage. Their amulets were not just the source of their powers, they were their auto-tune!]]
23rd Jan '16 10:34:54 PM Twentington
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* Music/GeorgeStrait's recording of Rodney Crowell's "Stars on the Water". Strait has used it or other forms of pitch-correction on other albums, most egregiously on his final live album, ''The Cowboy Rides Away: Live from AT&T Stadium''.

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* Music/GeorgeStrait's recording of Rodney Crowell's "Stars on the Water".Water" makes heavy use of it. He also uses it to a lesser extent on "It Just Comes Natural" (most apparent on the line "tumbleweeds roll", as he clearly misses a note and not even the Auto-Tune covers it up). Strait has used it or other forms of pitch-correction on other albums, most egregiously on his final live album, ''The Cowboy Rides Away: Live from AT&T Stadium''.



* The end of "Stuck Like Glue" by Music/{{Sugarland}}.

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* The end of "Stuck Like Glue" by Music/{{Sugarland}}.Music/{{Sugarland}} has Jennifer Nettles singing Auto-Tuned backing vocals [[SelfBackingVocalist over herself]].



* Joe Nichols uses it for the entirety of his album ''Old Things New''.

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* Joe Nichols uses it for the entirety of his album ''Old Things New''.New'', causing him to sound unnaturally cold and tinny, particularly on "Gimmie That Girl".
8th Jan '16 8:04:46 AM randomsurfer
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* ''WebVideo/StarWarsUncut'': Used in the dialog between Han and Leia about R2-D2 carrying the stolen Death Star plans.
2nd Jan '16 12:53:35 PM nombretomado
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* ''VideoGame/SonicGenerations'' features auto-tune in the second verse of [[SonicAdventure2 City Escape's]] Act 1 BGM. Justified as it's paying tribute to and trying to match the pitch of the [[Sonic3andKnuckles Endless Mine]] melody.

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* ''VideoGame/SonicGenerations'' features auto-tune in the second verse of [[SonicAdventure2 [[VideoGame/SonicAdventure2 City Escape's]] Act 1 BGM. Justified as it's paying tribute to and trying to match the pitch of the [[Sonic3andKnuckles [[VideoGame/Sonic3andKnuckles Endless Mine]] melody.
2nd Jan '16 5:42:38 AM Morgenthaler
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* Other than Music/KanyeWest, a few rappers have used this as a one-time thing (either to try something different or an attempt to get on the pop charts), examples being "Lollipop" by LilWayne (which had West on the remix) and "Sexual Eruption" by SnoopDogg ([[OddFriendship the remix of which featured]] {{Robyn}}).

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* Other than Music/KanyeWest, a few rappers have used this as a one-time thing (either to try something different or an attempt to get on the pop charts), examples being "Lollipop" by LilWayne (which had West on the remix) and "Sexual Eruption" by SnoopDogg ([[OddFriendship the remix of which featured]] {{Robyn}}).Music/{{Robyn}}).
25th Dec '15 6:03:20 AM Twentington
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* JAY-SUN D'RU-lo!

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* JAY-SUN D'RU-lo!Jason Derulo frequently begins his songs by [[SingerNameDrop bellowing his name]] with heavy Auto-Tune.



* WebVideo/ToddInTheShadows discusses Auto-Tune in his review of T-Pain's "5 O'Clock". Unlike most music critics, he doesn't mind it, calling it "a tool to be used well or used badly, just like anything else." He also Auto-Tunes the next two sentences of the review just for fun. At the end of the review, he makes his own verse about how the song would play out in real life, also done by him singing with Auto-Tune.

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* WebVideo/ToddInTheShadows discusses {{discuss|edTrope}}es Auto-Tune in his review of T-Pain's "5 O'Clock". Unlike most music critics, he doesn't mind it, calling it "a tool to be used well or used badly, just like anything else." He also Auto-Tunes the next two sentences of the review just for fun. RuleOfFunny. At the end of the review, he makes his own verse about how the song would play out in real life, also done by him singing with Auto-Tune.Auto-Tune.
** Also used for laughs in his review of Jason Derulo's "Talk Dirty": after a female backing vocalist states Derulo's name plainly, he points out that she pronounced it wrong, then imitates Derulo's SingerNameDrop.
24th Dec '15 10:19:24 AM Twentington
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* Music/GeorgeStrait's recording of Rodney Crowell's "Stars on the Water".

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* Music/GeorgeStrait's recording of Rodney Crowell's "Stars on the Water". Strait has used it or other forms of pitch-correction on other albums, most egregiously on his final live album, ''The Cowboy Rides Away: Live from AT&T Stadium''.
26th Nov '15 11:49:21 PM nombretomado
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* Also PlayedForLaughs on a sketch on SaturdayNightLive with host Kristin Wiig; an infomercial advertising a CD for socialites and by socialites entitled "Classy Sexy Elegnace" ([[TyopOnTheCover yeah, that's what it's called]]). Everything on that album is [[StylisticSuck haphazardly produced]], by their HUSBANDS, no less, (Except for one song in which [[ItMakesSenseinContext her husband Craig T. Nelson]] hires a black producer who "pretends to like her music..."), which results in HEAVY use of the Auto-Tune. The real payoff moment comes near the end, when all three women are singing one song using EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AUTO-TUNE SETTINGS (in different keys and modes). The result is hilariously [[SensoryAbuse scary]]. Hell, EVEN THE ENDING ANNOUNCEMENT is auto-tuned!

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* Also PlayedForLaughs on a sketch on SaturdayNightLive ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' with host Kristin Wiig; an infomercial advertising a CD for socialites and by socialites entitled "Classy Sexy Elegnace" ([[TyopOnTheCover yeah, that's what it's called]]). Everything on that album is [[StylisticSuck haphazardly produced]], by their HUSBANDS, no less, (Except for one song in which [[ItMakesSenseinContext her husband Craig T. Nelson]] hires a black producer who "pretends to like her music..."), which results in HEAVY use of the Auto-Tune. The real payoff moment comes near the end, when all three women are singing one song using EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AUTO-TUNE SETTINGS (in different keys and modes). The result is hilariously [[SensoryAbuse scary]]. Hell, EVEN THE ENDING ANNOUNCEMENT is auto-tuned!
24th Nov '15 7:32:17 PM Twiddler
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* Used in a [[Rides/DisneyThemeParks Disneyland]] commercial spot.

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* Used in a [[Rides/DisneyThemeParks [[Ride/DisneyThemeParks Disneyland]] commercial spot.
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