Google Translate Gone Wonderfully Right

It’s often said that translation is an art, not a science, and a series of videos on Youtube has popped up to prove it. Malinda Reese is the star of Google Translate Sings, a series begun when she decided to put the lyrics to “Let It Go” through multiple languages in a row on Google Translate and then sing the (virtually unrecognisable) results. Since then, she’s done all kinds of videos, ranging from “One Day More” from Les Misérables to “I’ll Make a Man Out of You” from Mulan. Here’s her latest video, “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” from The Wizard of Oz…well, sort of:

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