‘Weird Al’ spoofs Pharrell’s ‘Happy’ with help from Jack Black, Eric Stonestreet
07/15/2014 9:41 AM
With his dance moves on display, “Weird Al” Yankovic did his best impression of Pharrell’s mega-hit “Happy” with his own version — “Tacky.”
“Tacky” points out the bad taste of humans everywhere, from wearing Ed Hardy to name-dropping and bringing a coupon book on a date.
“It might seem crazy wearing stripes with plaid,” he begins, “I Instagram every meal I’ve had.”
Weird Al gets his tacky on with some recognizable faces in the parody, including Aisha Tyler, Jack Black, Eric Stonestreet and Kristen Schaal.
“I meet some chick, ask her this or that,” the song continues. “Like are you pregnant girl, or just really fat?”
“Tacky” is Yankovic’s first single from his new album, “Mandatory Fun,” which will feature parodies of Miley Cyrus, Iggy Azalea and Lorde.