‘Get Lucky,’ through the ages

June 13, 2013

Yes, this is the second Lunch Break about "Get Lucky." The song's earned it. Via David Haglund, an enterprising YouTuber has produced 11 covers, each reflecting a different decade's music. It's pretty great:

I submit that the 1930s version could just as easily be done by one of those folksy indie bands the kids love so much. The rest are totally spot-on, though. The '80s synth-pop version is uncanny.

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