If Songsmith is a crime against humanity, humans are fighting back!
Hence the emergence a meme that combines famous vocal performance from pop classics to a 'swinging' songsmith beat (which spookily always appears to be a variation on the bossanova). As Techcrunch opined, this creates ‘a twisted breed of classic hits that are fascinating in the same way that terrible automobile accidents are.’
Check out these example of 'songsmith mashups' before the inevitable ‘copyright violation’ notices are posted:
and best of all...
"Hurt" (Johnny Cash) "the needle tears a hole..." (salsa baby!)