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Gnarls Barkley

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The Gnarls Barkley collaboration didn't bring producer Danger Mouse to the top of the British charts for the first time, but it did mark his debut as the pilot of a hit record. Mouse, born Brian Burton, first gained the ears of discriminating listeners when he concocted The Grey Album, a bootleg that mashed the vocals from The Black Album by Jay-Z with music samples courtesy of The White Album by EMI flagship the Beatles. Although the label posted a cease-and-desist order, one of their employees, Damon Albarn of Blur and Gorillaz, was one of the impressed, and he hired Burton to create the beats for the second Gorillaz album, Demon Days. Just one year later, Danger Mouse was back in the charts with another collaboration project, Gnarls Barkley, with singer Cee-Lo Green (a solo artist and former member of Atlanta's Goodie Mob). The pair had met in Atlanta in the late '90s, and began recording together around the time of a 2003 DM record titled Ghetto Pop Life. A few recordings were passed around and played by many associated with the pair, and eventually one of the leaked tracks, "Crazy," became a hot property for the download market. It became the first single vaulted to the top of the British charts by digital distribution, and the resulting album, St. Elsewhere, peaked at number one on the album charts. A follow-up was not long in coming; The Odd Couple dropped in early 2008. ~ John Bush
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Stations Featuring
Gnarls Barkley

    Halloween

    Halloween
    1 song

    Electronica

    Electronica
    3 songs

    Patriotic Songs

    Patriotic Songs
    1 song

    '00s Alternative

    '00s Alternative
    2 songs

    Top Alternative

    1 song

    Alternative Mix

    1 song

    Pop Rock

    1 song

    '00s Hip-Hop

    1 song

    Hot Summer Hits

    1 song

    Coffeehouse Corner

    1 song

    Relax Trax

    2 songs

    Lite Hits

    1 song

    '00s R&B

    1 song

    Shuffle Hits

    1 song

Albums by
Gnarls Barkley

Top Songs by
Gnarls Barkley

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Crazy
  3.   Who's Gonna Save My Soul?
  4.   Gone Daddy Gone
  5.   Smiley Faces
  6.   The Boogie Monster
  7.   Going On
  8.   Run
  9.   Transformer
  10.   Just a Thought
  11.   No Time Soon
  12.   Storm Coming
  13.   Who Cares?
  14.   Necromancer
  15.   She Knows
  16.   Would Be Killer
  17.   Go-Go Gadget Gospel
  18.   Mystery Man
  19.   Neighbors
  20.   Surprise
  21.   Gone Daddy Gone/I Just Want to Make Love to You
  22.   The Last Time
  23.   Feng Shui
  24.   On Line
  25.   A Little Better
  26.   Blind Mary
  27.   St. Elsewhere
  28.   Charity Case
  29.   Open Book
  30.   Whatever

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