Definition: Audio clips from online dictionaries sing the hits of
yesterday and today. The fun of karaoke meets the word power of the
Eggs and Ham
(5:27) by Dr. Seuss
Dictionaraoke piece. I had heard that the entire text of "Green
Eggs and Ham" employs only 50 different words (it does!), so
I thought this would be a good place to start. This track is a big
hit on "Greasy Kids Stuff"
by John Lee Hooker
of the few Dictionaraoke pieces that samples the original recording.
This track was played on the Dr.
Demento Show in September, 2001.
(3:50) by Vengaboys/Stark Effect
to the dictionary. This track was also played on the Dr.
Demento Show in September, 2001. Lyrics here.
Got You Babe
(2:47) by Sonny & Cher
between Merriam-Webster and Microsoft
did an interview
about Dictionaraoke on NPR's "On
The Media" program.