Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Return of the Mack

Has anyone else noticed that the chorus of the paean to Belgian lager Stella by new Norwegian pop sensation Ida Maria is a note-for-note steal of the chorus of Jimmy Mack by Martha and the Vandellas?

Compare and contrast:

Download Jimmy Mack by Martha Reeves and the Vandellas (mp3) (deleted May 2008)

Listen to Ida Maria Stella at her Myspace page

1 comment:

M. Britton said...

i don't even know why stella was released as a single - it isn't even a good song :(