History SuspiciouslySimilarSong / OtherMedia

27th Feb '17 3:56:30 AM Blazer
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* One of the remixes done in ''WebAnimation/RWBYChibi'' is "I Burn ([=PleaseDon'tSueUs=] Remix)", which mixes Yang Xiao Long's theme with an approximation of Creator/{{Survivor}}'s "Eye of the Tiger".
25th Feb '17 11:01:05 PM wolftickets1969
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** "For Good", especially the chorus ("Like a comet pulled from orbit..."), is blatantly similar to "Who Will Love Me As I Am? from ''Theatre/SideShow''.

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** "For Good", especially the chorus Good"'s refrain ("Like a comet pulled from orbit..."), ") is blatantly similar to "Who Will Love Me As I Am? from ''Theatre/SideShow''.
25th Feb '17 11:00:09 PM wolftickets1969
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* The "Unlimited" interlude from ''Theatre/{{Wicked}}'' uses the first seven notes of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" from ''Film/TheWizardOfOz'', but with a completely different rhythm. [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LG5i4K5mzU "Defying Gravity"]], particularly the chorus, sounds suspiciously similar to Michelle Branch's [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hc9k3-fwwYM "Everywhere"]].

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* ''Theatre/{{Wicked}}'':
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The "Unlimited" interlude from ''Theatre/{{Wicked}}'' interlude uses the first seven notes of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" from ''Film/TheWizardOfOz'', but with a completely different rhythm. rhythm.
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[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LG5i4K5mzU "Defying Gravity"]], particularly the chorus, sounds suspiciously similar to Michelle Branch's [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hc9k3-fwwYM "Everywhere"]]."Everywhere"]].
** "For Good", especially the chorus ("Like a comet pulled from orbit..."), is blatantly similar to "Who Will Love Me As I Am? from ''Theatre/SideShow''.
2nd Feb '17 7:04:04 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''[[Series.DeadRingers Dead Ringers]]'' managed to avoid this trope a surprising amount of the time despite being completely based on impressions and parodies, as most of its regular targets were also [[Creator/TheBBC BBC]] productions. They did use Suspiciously Similar theme music for some of their one-off sketches, though, such as when they put one of the BBC's most well-known political interviewers into a superhero story to form [[http://www.clickteam.info/davidn/music/paxman!.mp3 The Continuing Adventures of Paxman]].

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* ''[[Series.DeadRingers Dead Ringers]]'' ''Series/DeadRingers'' managed to avoid this trope a surprising amount of the time despite being completely based on impressions and parodies, as most of its regular targets were also [[Creator/TheBBC BBC]] productions. They did use Suspiciously Similar theme music for some of their one-off sketches, though, such as when they put one of the BBC's most well-known political interviewers into a superhero story to form [[http://www.clickteam.info/davidn/music/paxman!.mp3 The Continuing Adventures of Paxman]].



* MitchBenn's songs on ''TheNowShow'' are generally to tunes that ''sound like'' the songs he's parodying, since the UK doesn't have a "fair use" exception for parodies.

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* MitchBenn's songs on ''TheNowShow'' ''Radio/TheNowShow'' are generally to tunes that ''sound like'' the songs he's parodying, since the UK doesn't have a "fair use" exception for parodies.
27th Jan '17 11:07:52 PM wolftickets1969
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* In the Broadway version of ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', the later-{{cut song}} [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcnWEJAa2rk "Human Stuff"]] resembles [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkwUq8VHWJo "Consider Yourself"]] from ''Theatre/{{Oliver}}''. Likewise, the main melody of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cn08-zDoEo "If Only"]] sounds similar to [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WjJDekSculo "Where is Love?"]] from the same musical.

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* In the Broadway version of ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', the later-{{cut song}} [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcnWEJAa2rk "Human Stuff"]] resembles [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkwUq8VHWJo "Consider Yourself"]] from ''Theatre/{{Oliver}}''.''Theatre/{{Oliver}}'', with a touch of the [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g8huXkSaL7o "Spam" song]] from ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'' . Likewise, the main melody of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cn08-zDoEo "If Only"]] sounds similar to [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WjJDekSculo "Where is Love?"]] from the same musical.
30th Nov '16 8:36:17 PM wolftickets1969
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* In the Broadway version of ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', the later-{{cut song}} [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcnWEJAa2rk "Human Stuff"]] resembles [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkwUq8VHWJo "Consider Yourself"]] from ''Theatre/{{Oliver}}''.

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* In the Broadway version of ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', the later-{{cut song}} [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcnWEJAa2rk "Human Stuff"]] resembles [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkwUq8VHWJo "Consider Yourself"]] from ''Theatre/{{Oliver}}''. Likewise, the main melody of [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8cn08-zDoEo "If Only"]] sounds similar to [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WjJDekSculo "Where is Love?"]] from the same musical.
30th Nov '16 8:18:49 PM wolftickets1969
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* In the Broadway version of ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', the later-{{cut song}} [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcnWEJAa2rk "Human Stuff"]] resembles [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkwUq8VHWJo "Consider Yourself"]] from ''Theatre/{{Oliver}}''.
16th Oct '16 12:02:29 PM Twentington
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* The radio countdown show ''BobKingsleysCountryTop40'' uses bumpers that are Suspiciously Similar versions of country songs. This carried over from when Kingsley hosted ''AmericanCountryCountdown'', which uses original-tune bumpers now that [[Music/BrooksAndDunn Kix Brooks]] hosts it.

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* The radio countdown show ''BobKingsleysCountryTop40'' ''Radio/BobKingsleysCountryTop40'' uses bumpers that are Suspiciously Similar versions of country songs. This carried over from when Kingsley hosted ''AmericanCountryCountdown'', ''Radio/AmericanCountryCountdown'', which uses original-tune bumpers now that [[Music/BrooksAndDunn Kix Brooks]] hosts it.
14th Oct '16 1:53:47 PM nombretomado
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* Since the WebVideo/Mega64 crew couldn't use "Walkie Talkie Man" by Steriogram for their EliteBeatAgents skit, Josh Jones, their composer made a similar sounding version with WordSaladLyrics.

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* Since the WebVideo/Mega64 crew couldn't use "Walkie Talkie Man" by Steriogram for their EliteBeatAgents ''VideoGame/EliteBeatAgents'' skit, Josh Jones, their composer made a similar sounding version with WordSaladLyrics.
11th Oct '16 8:37:05 PM wolftickets1969
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* The POP Stations reviewed by WebVideo/StuartAshen play awful beeping renditions of well-known music. These include "The Entertainer" and Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" to the ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros1'' main theme and many other songs. They rarely go unnoticed by Stuart.\

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* The POP Stations reviewed by WebVideo/StuartAshen play awful beeping renditions of well-known music. These include "The Entertainer" and Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" to the ''VideoGame/SuperMarioBros1'' main theme and many other songs. They rarely go unnoticed by Stuart.\
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