Each year, DJ Earworm uses the top 25 biggest US hits to create a new song entirely; a series he calls “United State of Pop”. In a masterful work of mashup, he seamlessly brings the songs into harmony. Although I do not often listen to Pop music, DJ Earworm has a way of changing perspective. These songs create a slice of what music was perceived as “good” during the preceding year.
This year’s mashup is titled Shine Brighter:
If you enjoyed that, a couple more from the series are included after the jump!
2011: World Go Boom
2008: Viva La Pop