2016-02-19

Why Would Someone Rip Off Uncle Kracker?

This is a song called "Dreams" by Life of Dillon, circa 2016:


And this is a song called "Follow Me" by Uncle Kracker, circa 2001:



Let me anticipate your response: "Hold on a minute, Ryan. It's not as if it was super-original when Uncle Kracker sang it." If this is your response, then you're missing the point. The fact that "Follow Me" is completely derivative and unoriginal is precisely why it's a stupid song to rip off