Article: Their Favorite Mistakes

By | October 5, 2009

Omaha.com

It’s there, waiting to be discovered when a friend peruses your iPod playlists. It might be “Save Tonight” by Eagle Eye Cherry, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawumba or “Party in the USA” by Miley Cyrus.

It’s that guilty-pleasure song, that cringe-worthy one-hit wonder or annoyingly cheerful pop tune you secretly love.

From music fans to those who work full-time in the music scene, folks around town chimed in with their favorite — and most embarrassing — musical gems.

“‘MMMBop’ by Hanson. We used to karaoke to this song all the time, and it always gets a double-take. It brings me back to the junior high years!”

Chris Knutson, Omaha