Auto-Tuning Has Actually Been Around Forevs

Ami Angelowicz | December 4, 2010 - 2:00 pm

This video from 1940 features the use of the “miracle of electricity,” the Sonovox, which pretty much creates the modern-day sound we know as auto-tuning. Only it’s creepy how the guy has to hold the Sonovox up to his throat. Can you imagine all the pop stars performing with a Sonovox strapped to their neck? That would never work. [BuzzFeed]