Posts tagged "a cappella"

All-Lady Beatbox Group Covers Rudimental’s “Waiting All Night”

The Boxettes, a kickass a cappella group from the UK, splendidly covers the dance hit “Waiting All Night” by Rudimental (with a little bit of Destiny’s Child’s “Jumpin, Jumpin” mixed in for good measure). The girls keep the beat amazingly and bring a whole new energy to the song that never existed before. Their rhythm…

Claire Hannum / August 19, 2014

Watch This A Cappella Medley Of Shakira Songs By Oxford Students

Out Of The Blue, an insanely talented student a cappella group from Oxford University, busted out a medley of Shakira tunes in a charity performance. Each download of the song raises money for Helen and Douglas House, an Oxford children’s hospice. These choir boys are cute enough as is, but when they break out their…

Claire Hannum / July 30, 2014

This Is What 28 Beyoncé Songs In 6 Minutes Sounds Like

How could we have missed this? An a cappella group called Pentatonix (yes, people do a cappella outside of college) filmed a medley of 28 rapid-fire Beyoncé songs in only six minutes. All your favorites from the Bey ouevre make an appearance. “Say My Name”? Duh. “Survivor”? Check. “Single Ladies”? Yup. “Halo”? Obviously. Okay, some…

Jessica Wakeman / January 21, 2014

Start Warming Up Your Vocal Chords: NBC’s “The Sing-Off” Premieres Tonight

There was always something sexy about a cappella boys … the beatboxing, the not being afraid to bust out in song and dance, the matching outfits. Swoon. So, “The Sing-Off” is premiering tonight at 8pm (EST) on NBC. Since we’re “Glee” fanatics, we’re doubly psyched for the two new two hour episodes in the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 14, 2009

Berkeley Men’s A Capella Group Sings Lady Gaga’s “Poker Face”!

Sorry I didn’t post this clip earlier of Noteworthy, the UC Berkeley men’s a capella group, singing Lady Gaga! I was too busy sending it to everybody and watching it twice.

Even if you don’t know all the words to “Poker Face,” it’s worth watching for the booty-shaking dance moves alone. Please put…

Jessica Wakeman / December 9, 2009