Sometimes songs that are meant to be serious turn out really dumb (list your own examples). But fortunately, sometimes songs that are supposed to be dumb or goofy actually turn out to be pretty cool.  This can be especially true of comedy songs used in movies or TV shows.

So today, I would like to pay tribute to all the ridiculous songs that somehow turned out to actually be pretty cool..

Here are 2 of my favorites:

5000 Candles In The Wind from Parks & Rec (TV series)

Pawnee’s favorite horse had died, but Andy Dwyer (Chris Pratt) memorializes it with this now (sort of) classic song.
WordPress won’t let me embed the video, but click the “Watch on YouTube” link to see Andy’s performance at Li’l Sebastian’s funeral.

Misbehavin’ from The Righteous Gemstones (HBO series)

Aimee Lee and Baby Billy’s big hit from their days as a brother-sister duo of singing evangelists.

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