Category Archives: Weird Al News

Petition for Super Bowl Halftime

The time is right. You know you want to sign this. The Internet really wants Weird Al to play the Super Bowl halftime show

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Top 40

From WeirdAl.com: “Word Crimes” debuted at #39 on the Billboard Hot 100, earning Al another distinction. Only 3 artists have had singles that charted in the Top 40 in each of the last 4 decades: Michael Jackson, Madonna, and now … Continue reading

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New Blu-Ray and DVD

Just announced at #SDCC: In November, @ShoutFactory will be releasing "UHF" on Blu-ray, as well as "The Compleat Al" on DVD! — Al Yankovic (@alyankovic) July 26, 2014

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#1 Debut on Billboard

Weird Al tweets Al Yankovic (@alyankovic) 7/23/14, 6:32 AM It’s official. MANDATORY FUN enters the Billboard album chart this week at #1. Wow. WOW. We did it, folks!!!

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Reddit “Ask Me Anything” Coming Soon

Get your questions ready! The session will be at http://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA I'll be doing another @reddit_AMA on Tuesday July 15 at 2 PM ET, so get your questions ready! — Al Yankovic (@alyankovic) July 9, 2014

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How Many Music Videos?!?!?

Also on this day… this year, Al tweets: Yep, I have 8 brand new music videos, and I’ll be premiering one EVERY SINGLE DAY starting July 14! #8videos8days #MandatoryFun — Al Yankovic (@alyankovic) June 29, 2014

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MANDATORY FUN

In just one day, this has become the #1 BEST SELLING ALBUM on Amazon!!! Available for pre-order right now… Prepare yourself for MANDATORY FUN!

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Happy Birthday Weird Al!

The entire staff at Yank Blog International wishes Alfred a very happy birthday today.

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Weird Al to host new show

Weird Al will host a new bi-weekly web series interviewing celebrities called “Face to Face with Weird Al Yankovic”.  It will debut on April 3rd on the Nerdist YouTube channel.  Check out the teaser below: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2LKwNWnHBik[/youtube]   [Correction: This series … Continue reading

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Weird Al Live Again

Two big news coming your way… COMEDY CENTRAL SPECIAL! Shot at Massey Hall in Toronto on July 16 and directed by legendary music video director Wayne Isham, “Weird Al” Yankovic Live! – The Alpocalypse Tour will debut as an hour-long … Continue reading

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