Flight of the Conchords, New Zealand's self-proclaimed "fourth most popular guitar-based digi-bongo a cappella-rap-funk-comedy folk duo," became international stars in the 2000s thanks to a successful television series that fictionalized their exploits. Formed by actors, comedians, and musicians Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement, Flight of the Conchords were the rare comedy band whose music was often as celebrated as their gags. Their songs fused witty lyrics with music that often parodied various artists and genres, from the trademark sounds of the Pet Shop Boys ("Inner City Pressure") and David Bowie ("Bowie") to funk ("Business Time"), psychedelia ("Prince of Parties"), and hip-hop ("Hiphopopotamus vs. Rhymenoceros"). While the group's initial radio recordings and live performances were low-key and acoustic, they would move on to more ...
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I Told You I Was Freaky 2009 I Told You I Was Freaky
 
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Flight of the Conchords 2008 Flight of the Conchords
 
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