So many of you are wondering, "What is this Fox song that is going viral and who is Ylvis?" I myself, did not know either until my 15 year old son showed me the video on youtube two weeks ago. At first, I thought, "Who the heck is this guy and what is he singing about?" But the more I listened to the song, the more addicting it became. My son was cutting the grass and was heard singing the song as he was mowing away!
It became my mission to find out who Ylvis is and "What does the Fox say"!
Ylvis is a very entertaining duo from Bergen, Norway- consisting of brothers Bård and Vegard Ylvisåker. They use their last name Ylvisåker and shortened into "Ylvis" as their band name. Ylvis debuted as professional variety artists in 2000 and have since had a string of very successful variety shows, comical concerts, television shows, radio shows and a slew of music videos.
Their song "The Fox" is a video of an electronic dance music with laser lights that went viral on YouTube in September 2013, bringing the brothers to international attention and success. So much more with teenagers, that they are walking around singing... Now Parents are asking, "What did the Fox say?"..."Ring-ding-ding-ding-dingeringeding, Wa-pa-pa-pa-pa-pa-pow, Hatee-hatee-hatee-ho, Tchoffo-tchoffo-tchoffo-tchoffo-tchoff".
Ylvis' youtube channel has over has over 361,212 subscribers and 104,060,652 hits. Ylvis "The Fox" hits #8 at Billboard Hot 100! So what is the mystery and secret of the Fox? You will have to watch and listen to find out!