The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Google Translate Will Give You a New Perspective on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Theme Song
So, you think you know the theme song to hit 90s sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air? Well, you've probably got a point -- after all, it's one of the most ubiquitous TV themes of the last several decades, and you'd be hard-pressed to have grown up in the last 20 years and not at least be able to fake knowing the tune. The musicians of CDZA, though, are offering up some new interpretations of the theme through the magic of Google Translate, though, parsing the lyrics into languages like Mandarin Chinese and Hindi, then translating it back into English in a rather entertaining manner. You can get a load of the results in the video below and marvel at how few languages have a serviceable translation for the phrase "chillin' out, maxxin', relaxin' all cool." Truly, the English language is a glorious thing.Read on...
Will Smith Performs Fresh Prince Rap With Studio Audience [Video]Will Smith is just about the best. When, on the Graham Norton Show, special guest Gary Barlow broke out a keyboard to play the infamous The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air introductory song, Mr. Smith immediately dropped into the verses as soon as the audience began to sing. Now, granted, it seems like there's probably a prompt for the studio to see the words, but it's clear that Smith didn't have such a gadget at his disposal. The man just knows his song and how awesome it is to really connect with people on a positive level.Read on...