This is what happens when someone sings a song phonetically in English, but doesn’t actually speak any English. A sober reminder to the rest of us that have tried to learn a karaoke song in Mandarin or Cantonese and think that we’re “pretty darn close”.
Bulgarian Idol 2 female vocal audition sings the song Without You – Mariah Carey.
Here’s the dialog:
The woman: I’m gonna sing a Mariah Carey song called ” Can Li”
One of the judge: ”Can Li” !?! You mean Without You ?
The woman: No!
One of the judge: Ok go ahead
and then after her performance One of the judge said
What was that language?
The woman: English