Best Defense

The Death of Auto-Tune (II): ‘they done changed the rules’?

Old school players to new school fools: Jay-Z says, “I saw a Wendy’s commercial and they’re using Auto-Tune. They’re joking on it. It’s like, OK, enough of that … It was a trend, it was cool in the beginning. Some people made great music with it, now it’s time to move on.” You hear that ...

584068_090703_wendys2.jpg

Old school players to new school fools: Jay-Z says, “I saw a Wendy’s commercial and they’re using Auto-Tune. They’re joking on it. It’s like, OK, enough of that … It was a trend, it was cool in the beginning. Some people made great music with it, now it’s time to move on.”

You hear that sound, Ron Browz, T-Pain, Kanye and L’il Wayne?

Photo via Flickr user SqueakyMarmot

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

Trending Now Sponsored Links by Taboola

By Taboola

More from Foreign Policy

By Taboola