Pretty much anything with “Most Hated” in the title is going to end up being something I enjoy…I’m not sure what that says about me as a member of the human race, but I also don’t care. A great deal of thought went into the construction of this tune by it’s creators Vitaly Komar and Alex Melamid. You can read all about it over at Design Observer. Here is an excerpt.
The most hated holiday song in the world is 21 minutes, 59 seconds long. It features the accordion and bagpipe, an operatic soprano rapping and singing atonal music, and the exhortation of a grating children’s chorus: “Christmas time! Christmas time! / Jesus, Mary and the manger / Christmas time, family time / Do all your shopping at Wal-Mart!” Its creators calculate that it will be disliked by all but a few hundred of the world’s population.
If your’re feeling bold leap right in and have a listen: