Has Delta Goodrem Ripped Off Arcade Fire?
News posted Saturday, April 28 2012 at 01:00 PM.
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Is Delta Goodrem making a pitch for the hipster market?
The former Neighbours actor and co-host of the Nine Network’s The Voice has recently unleashed her comeback single, ‘Sitting On Top Of The World’, entering the ARIA singles chart at a respectable #2.
But just a cursory listen to the track – if you can stomach it – reveals more than just a passing similarity to the distinctive bass-piano riff of Arcade Fire’s 2005 single ‘Rebellion (Lies)’, named one of the "50 Greatest Indie Anthems Ever” by NME.
What do you think?
Not convinced? Here’s a mash-up from MacGeecy Project to further underscore the point: