'Bed Intruder Song' Makes Hot 100, Billboard Ranks Most Awesome Viral Video Remixes

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Last week YouTube’s Gregory Brothers’, also known as Schmoyoho, made history when they clocked in at number 80 on the Billboard Hot 100 with their Bed Intruder Song. Even with over 30,000 downloads and over 11 million YouTube views, it was still surprising that a parody song inspired by an attempted rape would make the Billboard charts, but the Gregory Brothers’ and Billboard are running with it, and Billboard has even put together their own list of the most awesome viral video remixes on YouTube.

On Friday, Billboard released their own list of 11 Awesome Viral Video...



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