History SuspiciouslySimilarSong / Commercials

23rd Jun '16 3:11:22 AM gewunomox
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* "Gingery and Furry", the duet between Maurice Wigglethorpe-Throom of Compare The Market and Aleksandr Orlov of Advertising/CompareTheMeerkat, has a tune that's not ''quite'' "Ebony and Ivory" by StevieWonder and PaulMcCartney.

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* "Gingery and Furry", the duet between Maurice Wigglethorpe-Throom of Compare The Market and Aleksandr Orlov of Advertising/CompareTheMeerkat, has a tune that's not ''quite'' "Ebony and Ivory" by StevieWonder Music/StevieWonder and PaulMcCartney.Music/PaulMcCartney.
7th Jun '16 9:44:04 PM gewunomox
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* A chicken noodle soup commercial included a song which has a chorus very similar to the part of GreenDay's "American Idiot".

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* A chicken noodle soup commercial included a song which has a chorus very similar to the part of GreenDay's Music/GreenDay's "American Idiot".
20th Apr '16 7:53:12 PM CodeMan38
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** Seems to be a popular tune to knock off; see also [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ig3KzkOY6pA this ad for the Big Fish Casino mobile game]].

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** Seems to be have been a popular tune to knock off; off that year; see also [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ig3KzkOY6pA this ad for the Big Fish Casino mobile game]].
20th Apr '16 7:49:44 PM CodeMan38
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** Seems to be a popular tune to knock off; see also [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ig3KzkOY6pA this ad for the Big Fish Casino mobile game]].



* An "Adventures of Jimmy" ad for Sun Country Airlines features a song whose main riff is an almost note-for-note copy of "Going for Gold" by Shed Seven.

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* An "Adventures of Jimmy" ad for Sun Country Airlines features a song whose main riff is an almost note-for-note copy of "Going for Gold" by Shed Seven.
6th Nov '15 9:05:44 AM Prfnoff
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* The Creator/BillyMays [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NHHhIv3G1k Kaboom]] informercials have what sounds like a Suspiciously Similar Song to FatboySlim's "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ULVQOneeZE Praise You]]".
* A commercial for the Chevrolet Tahoe in 2006, directed towards a more urban audience, had a song that sounded suspiciously close to the riffs of Kenny G and EarthWindAndFire's cover of {{Outkast}}'s "Way You Move", popular at the time.

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* The Creator/BillyMays [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NHHhIv3G1k Kaboom]] informercials have what sounds like a Suspiciously Similar Song to FatboySlim's Music/FatboySlim's "[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ULVQOneeZE Praise You]]".
* A commercial for the Chevrolet Tahoe in 2006, directed towards a more urban audience, had a song that sounded suspiciously close to the riffs of Kenny G Music/KennyG and EarthWindAndFire's Music/EarthWindAndFire's cover of {{Outkast}}'s Music/{{Outkast}}'s "Way You Move", popular at the time.
29th Oct '15 4:30:13 AM VicGeorge2011
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* An Ashley Madison commercial has guys singing a chorus to the medley of "Couldn't Get It Right" by the Climax Blues Band.
29th Oct '15 4:26:29 AM VicGeorge2011
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* An "Adventures of Jimmy" ad for Sun Country Airlines features a song whose main riff is an almost note-for-note copy of "Going for Gold" by Shed Seven.

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* An "Adventures of Jimmy" ad for Sun Country Airlines features a song whose main riff is an almost note-for-note copy of "Going for Gold" by Shed Seven.Seven.
* An Ashley Madison commercial has guys singing a chorus to the medley of "Couldn't Get It Right" by the Climax Blues Band.
30th Sep '15 1:14:38 PM Morgenthaler
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzwCqGZOP_U This]] ad announcing the release of [[KinseyMillhone "V" is for Vengeance]] uses a Suspiciously Similar Song to "ABC" by [[Music/MichaelJackson The Jackson 5]].

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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzwCqGZOP_U This]] ad announcing the release of [[KinseyMillhone [[Literature/KinseyMillhone "V" is for Vengeance]] uses a Suspiciously Similar Song to "ABC" by [[Music/MichaelJackson The Jackson 5]].
3rd Aug '15 4:04:46 AM Midna
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** As does Auto Nation from the North Texas area: "If you need a car, truck or van / Who you gonna call? / Auto Nation!" Originally, back when they were still known as Bankston, they used the song verbatim before switching to a remixed version around 2012.

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** As does Auto Nation from the North Texas area: "If you need a car, truck or van / Who you gonna call? / Auto Nation!" Originally, back when they were still known as Bankston, they used the song verbatim before switching to a remixed version around 2012. Both businesses can get away with this due to North American parody laws, which allow use of the original melody.
25th Jul '15 10:40:02 AM nombretomado
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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzwCqGZOP_U This]] ad announcing the release of [[KinseyMillhone "V" is for Vengeance]] uses a Suspiciously Similar Song to "ABC" by [[MichaelJackson The Jackson 5]].

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* [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzwCqGZOP_U This]] ad announcing the release of [[KinseyMillhone "V" is for Vengeance]] uses a Suspiciously Similar Song to "ABC" by [[MichaelJackson [[Music/MichaelJackson The Jackson 5]].
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