8 of the Funniest Songs in Music History

"Weird Al" Yankovic - "Amish Paradise"

Yankovic's hilarious parody of Coolio's "Gangsta's Paradise" celebrates the simplicity of Amish life with laugh-out-loud lyrics.

Monty Python - "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life"

This comedic anthem from "Monty Python's Life of Brian" finds humor in life's absurdities, urging listeners to stay positive.

Flight of the Conchords - "Business Time"

This New Zealand duo's ode to mundane romance hilariously details the excitement of scheduled intimacy, set to a catchy folk.

The Lonely Island - "I'm on a Boat"

Featuring T-Pain, this satirical rap anthem glorifies the absurdity of excess, as the group brags about their outlandish adventures on a boat.

Tom Lehrer - "The Elements"

Lehrer's rapid-fire recitation of the periodic table set to the tune of Gilbert and Sullivan's "Major-General's Song" is a clever and humorous feat of lyrical prowess.

"Weird Al" Yankovic - "Eat It"

Yankovic's parody of Michael Jackson's "Beat It" humorously tackles the issue of picky eating, with lyrics that encourage listeners to be less finicky about their food choices.

Tenacious D - "Tribute"

This comedic rock ballad by Jack Black and Kyle Gass recounts a fictional encounter with a demon and the desperate attempt to remember the greatest song.

"Weird Al" Yankovic - "White & Nerdy"

Yankovic's clever parody of Chamillionaire's "Ridin'" celebrates nerd culture with hilarious references and a catchy beat, making it a favorite among geeks everywhere.