girl-talk Tag Archive
Much like the narrator in the Barenaked Ladies song “One Week,” Gregg Gillis (a.k.a. Girl Talk) has a history of taking off his shirt. Yup, the master mashup artist frequently goes topless on stage — amidst clouds of confetti and balloons — working his audience into an all-out lather inspired by both his skillful mingling of musical genres and his sweat-lacquered chest. Those factors converge to make Gillis a riveting performer and an O Music Awards nominee in the Beyond The DJ: Most Innovative Solo Performer category. Watch Girl Talk talk after the jump.
Since Glee shot to mainstream popularity over the last couple of years, one question arose in the minds of many a skeptic: “How the hell would the world react if we all just started spontaneously singing and dancing like that?” Well, that question has been answered, my friends, in the form of 71-minute-long music video “Girl Walk.”