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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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The Alpocalypse is near

So uh, anything new going on with Weird Al lately? Oh yeah, his new album Alpocalypse will be officially released on Tuesday, June 21st. The music video for the lead song Perform This Way will premiere on Monday, but you … Continue reading

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Yo Gabba Gabba: Circus

In an amazing turn of events, this post will NOT be about the upcoming Alpocalypse, or even about Lady Gaga. Nickelodeon is releasing the Yo Gabba Gabba episode that Weird Al starred in, Circus, on DVD on June 14th, 2011. … Continue reading

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The Alpocalypse Is Nigh

You can now pre-order the album at Amazon and from the official music store on WeirdAl.com, MyPlayDirect.  In case you’ve been trying to stay away from spoilers, be forewarned that the MyPlayDirect site reveals the full track listing.  As an … Continue reading

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