Ylvis (I don’t know how you pronounce that, but I’m going to guess that you pronounce it the same way my mom pronounces “Elvis.” YELLVIS!), a Norwegian variety show group who I guess are like Norway’s answer to Flight of the Conchords.
Four seconds after I got up this morning, I saw a video at Hypervocal and thought it would stir my brain the right way, because the screen shot was of a furry doing wizard moves in the front of a bunch of cater waters with wings on their heads. I pressed play and now this song is never going to leave my head. It’s burrowed deep inside there
Bård Ylvisåker and Vegard Ylvisåker, who make up Ylvis, are promoting their new TV show with this educational pop song and video about the sounds that animals make. It’s like a See And Say on all the drugs. Dogs go woof, cats go meow, the Kardashians go oink and then the fox goes… You’ll have to click play to find out the sound a fox makes and no, you’re not stoned enough for this mess.
And here’s the real sound a fox makes:
When it came time for Ylvis to make the sounds of a fox, they should’ve just played a few seconds of JLo singing live.