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What Is the Worst Summer One-Hit Wonder?

Music 2012/06/25 13:00:00
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Summer is supposed to be a time for blockbuster movies, music festivals, and classic albums. But often, summer comes with its own set of... unmentionables. Yahoo! put together a terrifying list of summer one-hit wonders -- songs that took over for a season, then fell with the autumn leaves and crumbled under Father Time's heavy feet. Does "Macarena" ring a bell? Then you know where this is going.

We kind of hate to bring it up, but one of the best examples of a summer one-hit wonder on Yahoo's list is "Who Let the Dogs Out?" by Baha Men. Did anyone actually like that song, or was it just an unfortunate fad tied to an unbearably catchy tagline? Mysteriously absent from Yahoo's list is "MMBbop" by Hanson," who, believe it or not, still make music for a devoted (if miniscule) fan base. Let us know what you think the worst summer one-hit wonder was!

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  • impiety 2012/08/08 23:14:30
    Baha Men, "Who Let the Dogs Out?" (2000)
    impiety
    Seriously that was the WORST song in the world and it was sooo annoying.
  • Kingarthurup 2012/08/05 22:36:51
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    Kingarthurup
    Dave Matthews: anything.
  • Bazinga! 2012/08/04 21:04:31
    Baha Men, "Who Let the Dogs Out?" (2000)
    Bazinga!
    WHO?WHO?WHO?WHO?WHO?
  • CサïCサï xχx 2012/07/02 18:24:46
  • Kat 2012/07/01 07:08:41
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    Kat
    Call me maybe. However, I do like Huey Mack's remix. ;P
  • Maurice Tillman 2012/06/30 08:12:54 (edited)
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    Maurice Tillman
    Soulja Boy's "Crank Dat"....but wait. He has several hits. :-(

    So I guess, I'll go with D4L's "Laffy Taffy"...
  • buneter 2012/06/29 23:54:48
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    buneter
    i whip my hear back and forth
  • Packersgirl 2012/06/29 19:02:28
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    Packersgirl
    CALL ME MAYBE? wtf im tired of songs about phones,it needs to die. haha i like the rest of these songs
  • Los del Rio, "Macarena" (1996)
    υяsυℓα  vεηgεαηcε ►нαя∂ cσяε sтяαιgнт ε∂gε◄
    I cannot tolerate this song one bit
  • Zakul 2012/06/27 23:49:54
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    Zakul
    +1
    Carly Rae Jepson, "Call Me Maybe?" (2012)
  • Cunning Stunts 2012/06/27 19:44:38
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    Cunning Stunts


    I quite enjoy MMM bop though am closeted about it.
  • MrsB 2012/06/27 17:55:45
    Baha Men, "Who Let the Dogs Out?" (2000)
    MrsB
    +1
    MOST annoying song. EVER. And it got a lot of people to bark. All the time. And think it was cool. baha men
  • Frenchi Le~ann 2012/06/27 15:27:53
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    Frenchi Le~ann
    Friday-Rebeca Black.
    I love the rest of these. : ) one hit wonders are the BOMB. my favorite is Safety Dance.
  • Aly Hart 2012/06/27 15:22:30 (edited)
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    Aly Hart
    1 hit wonders are like chips, there are too many for me to pick just one.It's sad that LMFAO has more than one hit now, I really wanted to put them.





  • jiggy 2012/06/27 10:44:45
    Los del Rio, "Macarena" (1996)
    jiggy
    I have NEVER liked this song. Hated it when it came out, hated it when it stuck around, and hated it whenever it has turned up since then.

    Please, don't even mention this trash anymore. Don't subject the world and future generations to this garbage. LET IT DIE. And if it doesn't die of natural causes, I give people permission to smother it with a pillow. "Unintentionally" let it get lost in the Rockies in the winter. Or whatever else you want to come up with.

    Just don't give it any more attention and for all that is holy in this world, never actually play it.

    Think of the children, please. Let this reign of terror end!

    Did I mention that I don't care for this song at all?
  • shywink jiggy 2012/07/15 13:01:12
    shywink
    LOL!! That's some strong sentiment there, Jiggy! ;)
  • Sue MacDonald Kyak 2012/06/27 09:22:42
    Tag Team, "Whoomp! (There It Is)" (1993)
    Sue MacDonald Kyak
    They're all pretty horrible!
  • briannenicole2 2012/06/27 06:21:58
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    briannenicole2
    I don't know if this counts as a 'summer' song but I just cannot stand this song any longer. My friends would not stop playing it and singing it and it was just everywhere. Ugh.
  • RogerCoppock 2012/06/27 06:05:00 (edited)
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    RogerCoppock
    "I Eat Cannibals" (1982) Toto Coelo

  • caius madison 2012/06/27 03:45:44
    Baha Men, "Who Let the Dogs Out?" (2000)
    caius madison
    "Dear god, please don't let me hear this song the day my new D.E. .50 comes in. Amen."
  • Spudnut 2012/06/27 03:21:51
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    Spudnut
    Rise up, by The Parachute Club.
  • ~HopelessRomanticM17~ 2012/06/27 02:20:50
    Hanson, "MMMBop" (1997)
    ~HopelessRomanticM17~
    mmm....bop
  • Calvin Harris ✌ 2012/06/27 02:07:02 (edited)
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    Calvin Harris ✌
    +1
    Sisqo - Thong Song

  • lil crazy 2012/06/27 01:50:21
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    lil crazy
    +1
    Friday - Rebecca Black
    BTW
    I let the dogs out
  • Calvin ... lil crazy 2012/06/27 02:00:45
    Calvin Harris ✌
    +1
    how cute! :)
  • Sue Mac... lil crazy 2012/06/27 09:23:55
    Sue MacDonald Kyak
    +1
    Aww, what a cute puppy!!!
  • Enceladus 2012/06/27 00:28:25
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    Enceladus
    +4
    Are you kidding me? Those songs are masterpieces.
  • Sue Mac... Enceladus 2012/06/27 09:24:14
    Sue MacDonald Kyak
    Ha ha ha!!!
  • chaz 2012/06/27 00:02:42
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    chaz
    +1
    Don't care. If it's a hit it's a hit. How can anyone say it's the worst when it was better than multiple songs. DU.....
  • Aly Hart chaz 2012/06/27 12:52:35
    Aly Hart
    Popular doesn't necessarily mean better.
  • ♥•judy•♥ 2012/06/26 23:12:01
    Baha Men, "Who Let the Dogs Out?" (2000)
    ♥•judy•♥
    i play that song when MY STUPID BF LETS MY DOGS OUT OF THE GATE!!!
    smack glitter
    UP SIDE HIS HEAD
  • KaylaE 2012/06/26 21:00:04
    Baha Men, "Who Let the Dogs Out?" (2000)
    KaylaE
    +1
    I liked that song when I was a child for about 2 minutes (not literally) I got over it pretty quickly. It was good for the Rugrats In Paris movie (the only reason I liked it)
  • Elementer 2012/06/26 20:21:39
  • KB 2012/06/26 19:44:27
    Baha Men, "Who Let the Dogs Out?" (2000)
    KB
  • funky monkey 2012/06/26 17:50:16
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    funky monkey
    +4
    last summer, ET katy perry
  • Calvin ... funky m... 2012/06/27 02:02:30
    Calvin Harris ✌
    Katy Perry is not a one-hit wonder :o
  • funky m... Calvin ... 2012/09/18 13:21:31
    funky monkey
    summer one hit wonder, as in the only hit during summer
  • Calvin ... funky m... 2012/09/19 14:20:30
    Calvin Harris ✌
    I see haha my apologies.
  • funky m... Calvin ... 2012/10/01 08:05:34
    funky monkey
    nah no sorry needed the question could have been interpreted multiple ways, that's just how I interpreted it
  • adeenmckenziekennedy 2012/06/26 17:36:08

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