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"Weird Al" Yankovic

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Songs to make you laugh, with 'Weird Al' Yankovic

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Weird Al on accordions, bathrooms, and getting turned down by Prince

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Weird Al on World Cafe

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"I'm by nature actually a very shy person," Al Yankovic, shown here in 2014, says. "Being somewhat famous has helped me be more social and talk to people." Casey Curry/Invision/AP hide caption

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'Weird Al' Yankovic wants to 'bring sexy back' to the accordion

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Quinta Brunson and Daniel Radcliffe star in Weird: The Al Yankovic Story The Roku Channel hide caption

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A Lot Of Songs About Ice Cream

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"Weird Al" Yankovic's latest album, Mandatory Fun, comes out July 15. Robert Trachtenberg/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Weird Al' Yankovic On Parody In The Age Of YouTube

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For those who hope to one day see a video in which "Weird Al" Yankovic adopts many satirized Lady Gaga personas, all's well that ends well. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Audio Only: 'Weird Al' Yankovic's Tiny Desk Concert

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Grammy's Hidden Surprises

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