Nina P. did this pod. She had me on to chat, Marco too. He flunked the quiz. I flunked the quiz. We all flunked the quiz.
00:00 Our listeners are the smartest. Thank you.
2:53 The World’s host, Marco Werman gets quizzed and talks Soul Train
9:55 Linguist Bill Beeman on singing in foreign languages – It’s all about the vowels!
13:51 Linguist Jane Setter sings like Tammie Wynette
15:47 Alesha Dixon controversy
19:31 Cliff Richard, the British Elvis
21:20 Ethnomusicologist Langston Wilkins and the influence of the African American voice
23:20 How can a Canadian artist who sings with a Jamaican Patois be authentic?
24:00 “Blaccent” and the problem with Iggy Azalea
28:20 The difference between Iggy Azalea and Mick Jagger
32:00 Goodbye for now. Patrick takes us out with a song
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