History Trivia / Weezer

29th Sep '16 11:02:11 AM NWolfman
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** Rapper Asher Roth wanted to sample "Say It Ain't So" for his hit song "I Love College," but couldn't secure the rights. Several remixed which combine the songs properly exist on Website/YouTube.
17th Jun '16 8:55:22 PM gewunomox
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*** One potentially interesting demo from that period was "Mo' Beats", a RapRock-esque song that at one point was going to have a guest appearance from [[GunsNRoses Axl Rose]]. Like many other songs written between ''Maladroit'' and ''Make Believe'', the band put up a demo as a free download on the official site, so an Axl-free version is [[KeepCirculatingTheTapes still circulating online]].

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*** One potentially interesting demo from that period was "Mo' Beats", a RapRock-esque song that at one point was going to have a guest appearance from [[GunsNRoses [[Music/GunsNRoses Axl Rose]]. Like many other songs written between ''Maladroit'' and ''Make Believe'', the band put up a demo as a free download on the official site, so an Axl-free version is [[KeepCirculatingTheTapes still circulating online]].
29th Apr '16 3:16:38 AM golfwanglad
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* FanNickname: Their three [[SelfTitledAlbum self-titled albums]] are generally known by the dominant color of each one's cover art (Blue, Red, and Green).

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* FanNickname: Their three four [[SelfTitledAlbum self-titled albums]] are generally known by the dominant color of each one's cover art (Blue, Red, Red, Green and Green).newly released White).
3rd Apr '16 10:09:56 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatGuy: The pizza delivery girl in the video for "The Good Life" eventually became a good-hearted but cantankerous computer analyst for a [[Series/TwentyFour government counter-terrorism agency]].
* HeyItsThatVoice: I think I just heard [[Creator/MichaelCera Scott Pilgrim]] singing on "Hang On" (from ''Hurley'').
** Rachel Haden of that dog. sings on "The Good Life"'s B-side "I Just Threw Out The Love of My Dreams", one of the few ''Black Hole'' tracks to be completed before the album was abandoned. To this day, Haden is the only non-Weezer member to do proper lead vocals on a Weezer song [[note]]Though Music/LilWayne [[AWildRapperAppears drops a rap verse]] on "Can't Stop Partying", and Rivers Cuomo duets with [[Music/BestCoast Bethany Cosentino]] on "Go Away"[[/note]]
1st Mar '16 12:50:07 PM missmoon
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* CreatorBacklash: Due to the initial poor reception, the band all but threw ''Pinkerton'' into CanonDiscontinuity for years, until it seemed that Rivers Cuomo was the only person left who disliked the album. He mellowed out lately, even playing ''Pinkerton'' in its entirety and admitting he felt validated and happy at [[http://pitchfork.com/features/5-10-15-20/9590-rivers-cuomo/ seeing how the album has become so beloved.]]

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* CreatorBacklash: Due to the initial poor reception, the band all but threw ''Pinkerton'' into CanonDiscontinuity for years, until it seemed that Rivers Cuomo was the only person left who disliked the album. He mellowed would later mellow out lately, about it later and change his mind, even playing ''Pinkerton'' in its entirety and admitting he felt validated and happy at [[http://pitchfork.com/features/5-10-15-20/9590-rivers-cuomo/ seeing how the album has become so beloved.]]
3rd Aug '15 5:25:54 PM MikeK
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** Rachel Haden of that dog. sings on "The Good Life"'s B-side "I Just Threw Out The Love of My Dreams", one of the few ''Black Hole'' tracks to be completed before the album was abandoned. To this day, Haden is the only non-Weezer member to do lead vocals on a Weezer song (unless you count Music/LilWayne's AWildRapperAppears verse on "Can't Stop Partying".

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** Rachel Haden of that dog. sings on "The Good Life"'s B-side "I Just Threw Out The Love of My Dreams", one of the few ''Black Hole'' tracks to be completed before the album was abandoned. To this day, Haden is the only non-Weezer member to do proper lead vocals on a Weezer song (unless you count Music/LilWayne's AWildRapperAppears verse [[note]]Though Music/LilWayne [[AWildRapperAppears drops a rap verse]] on "Can't Stop Partying".Partying", and Rivers Cuomo duets with [[Music/BestCoast Bethany Cosentino]] on "Go Away"[[/note]]
2nd Aug '15 5:11:36 PM Tazmily
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** Rachel Haden of that dog. sings on "The Good Life"'s B-side "I Just Threw Out The Love of My Dreams", one of the few ''Black Hole'' tracks to be completed before the album was abandoned. To this day, Haden is the only non-Weezer member to do lead vocals on a Weezer song (unless you count Music/LilWayne's AWildRapperAppears verse on "Can't Stop Partying").
* MemeticMutation: "GAY! GAY! DISNEY GAY!" (Used by Rivers in 2002 to refer to Only In Dreams. Fans have used this to describe some of their late 2000's material.)

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** Rachel Haden of that dog. sings on "The Good Life"'s B-side "I Just Threw Out The Love of My Dreams", one of the few ''Black Hole'' tracks to be completed before the album was abandoned. To this day, Haden is the only non-Weezer member to do lead vocals on a Weezer song (unless you count Music/LilWayne's AWildRapperAppears verse on "Can't Stop Partying").
* MemeticMutation: "GAY! GAY! DISNEY GAY!" (Used by Rivers in 2002 to refer to Only In Dreams. Fans have used this to describe some of their late 2000's material.)
Partying".
2nd Aug '15 5:10:12 PM Tazmily
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* MemeticMutation: "GAY! GAY! DISNEY GAY!" (Used by Rivers in 2002 to refer to Only In Dreams. Fans have used this to describe some of their late 2000's material.)
7th Apr '15 11:17:42 AM missmoon
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* CreatorBacklash: Due to the initial poor reception, the band all but threw ''Pinkerton'' into CanonDiscontinuity for years, until it seemed that Rivers Cuomo was the only person left who disliked the album. He mellowed out lately, even playing ''Pinkerton'' in its entirety and admitting he felt validate and happy at [[http://pitchfork.com/features/5-10-15-20/9590-rivers-cuomo/ seeing how the album has become so beloved.]]

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* CreatorBacklash: Due to the initial poor reception, the band all but threw ''Pinkerton'' into CanonDiscontinuity for years, until it seemed that Rivers Cuomo was the only person left who disliked the album. He mellowed out lately, even playing ''Pinkerton'' in its entirety and admitting he felt validate validated and happy at [[http://pitchfork.com/features/5-10-15-20/9590-rivers-cuomo/ seeing how the album has become so beloved.]]
5th Apr '15 9:47:22 AM missmoon
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* CreatorBacklash: Due to the initial poor reception, the band all but threw ''Pinkerton'' into CanonDiscontinuity for years, until it seemed that Rivers Cuomo was the only person left who disliked the album. He mellowed out lately, even playing ''Pinkerton'' in its entirety.

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* CreatorBacklash: Due to the initial poor reception, the band all but threw ''Pinkerton'' into CanonDiscontinuity for years, until it seemed that Rivers Cuomo was the only person left who disliked the album. He mellowed out lately, even playing ''Pinkerton'' in its entirety.entirety and admitting he felt validate and happy at [[http://pitchfork.com/features/5-10-15-20/9590-rivers-cuomo/ seeing how the album has become so beloved.]]
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