The "Slowed Down Songs" Meme Is Actually Genius
15 February 2018, 09:32
WHY IS THE INTERNET LIKE THIS?
People are "slowing down" their favourite songs on Twitter and the results are hilariously unexpected.
It all started when someone made the observation that Adele sounds a bit like Sam Smith when you slow her music down.
Did you know that when you slow down Adele it’s actually Sam Smith pic.twitter.com/SysXOoQgZY— jesse (@jesse21valona) February 5, 2018
Then other people started chiming in with their own "slowed down" songs.
Frank Ocean slowed down sounds a lot like...a popular vine.
This is what Frank Ocean sounds like in "Thinkin Bout You" when its slowed down pic.twitter.com/rKUyf461MF— ʞɔıɹƎ (@Retr0_Astronaut) February 11, 2018
The slowed down songs all started with the original artist followed by a vine or a similarly wild bit of audio.
Take Me To Church got slowed down.
Omg listen to Take Me to Church slowed down! pic.twitter.com/bWQw11pifo— daniiny (@daniiny_) February 12, 2018
Not even Whitney Houston was safe from the memification of her most famous song.
What Whitney Houston sounds like in I Will Always Love You slowed down pic.twitter.com/GBb3UoJ5UM— ᴇᴍɪʟʏ (@emilydotcom) February 12, 2018
Y'all heard Ariana Grande slowed down?
yoo have yall heard ariana grande slowed down?? pic.twitter.com/euJwkPyVEu— (@chickenmcnasty) February 11, 2018
Barney was hiding THIS level of talent the whole time.
This is what Barney sounds like in “I Love You” when it’s slowed down pic.twitter.com/gD1BGaUv5Z— charles (@Charlesmarsala8) February 13, 2018
I said NO ONE is safe.
This is what Louis’ solo in “Drag Me Down” sounds like slowed down. pic.twitter.com/oSAlmHILH1— claudia is seeing h. (@uniicornstyles) February 13, 2018
This is what you hear at the gates of heaven.
omg this is what Cardi B sounds like slowed down pic.twitter.com/FWeSBDZNXY— ً (@chalametstyIes) February 11, 2018
What Please Mr.Postman sounds like slowed down pic.twitter.com/ipC4gibpuz— Jocelyn Saribay (@JocelynSaribay) February 12, 2018
Fifth Harmony did THAT
Why Worth It lowkey sound better slowed down? pic.twitter.com/IJ8kGndgbv— K (@MADlSON_BEER) February 13, 2018
This is why Sia makes the big bucks
what Sia in Chandelier really sounds like when slowed down pic.twitter.com/zDuyLsRt74— malaika (@stressedqueer) February 12, 2018
So who is gonna sign this little girl?
What Nicki Minaj sounds like in Bang Bang slowed down pic.twitter.com/3xGIz9MkId— girl posts (@girlposts) February 12, 2018
no offence, but this is art.
this slowed down havana sounds amazing pic.twitter.com/fguKwCLYR9— kacie | pinned (@nbtsmviscoming) February 11, 2018
friend: hey, you seem troubled. what are you thinking about?
me: nothing, i'm fine.
This is what irreplaceable sounds like slowed down pic.twitter.com/DkaJKJJG0M— Zu (@ghetto004) February 14, 2018