This weekend twin terrors John & Edward (the identical pop-culture geniuses who have elevated so-bad-it's-awesome singing to a whole new level of performance art on Britain's The X Factor) totally outdid American Idol's William Hung (to whom they have often been compared) with their own jaw-dropping performance of Hung's iconic audition song, Ricky Martin's "She Bangs."
Looking like an extra, forgotten set of Bros brothers (remember Bros?), the twins everyone hates to love fearlessly shimmied and (new verb alert!) Sanjaya'd in primary-color Miami Vice suits; ricocheted a hapless dancer between them as if they were reenacting a scene from A Night At The Roxbury; and crawled on all fours while other intrepid dancers rode them cowgirl-style:
Like I said... GENIUS.
It's a good thing Simon Cowell is reportedly planning to bring The X Factor to the United States, because he declared if John & Edward won the British version of the talent show, he'd leave England. Well, at this rate, SimonRead More »from They Bang, They Bang! X Factor’s John & Edward One-Up William Hung