Contact Us

Rebecca Black’s ‘My Moment’ Loses Its Auto-Tune

RebeccaBlack
Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Someone has a lot of time on their hands at Break.com! The comedy site won’t allow viral sensation Rebecca Black to enjoy the over seven million views that the video for her new single ‘My Moment’ has racked up on YouTube in two days. Nope, the funny folks at Break have to rain on Black’s parade.

While we’re not criticizing them for that, since precipitating on Black can often be a fun extracurricular activity, they did attempt to recreate the song without the heavy auto-tuning — the studio device that probably makes Black’s voice listenable. It’s a hot button debate in the blogosphere about just how well Black can or can’t sing, with many assuming her vocals are the work of studio trickery and techniques.

So here is Break.com’s re-envisioning of ‘My Moment’ without the benefit of auto-tune. This likely is not the real version of the song in raw form, and we’re not going to go as far as to suggest that this is actually Black singing; that version is probably tucked away under lock and key, far away from the possibility of falling into the wrong hands. We are going to guess that it’s a pretty close rendering of what Black sounds like without the benefit of gadgetry.

Whatever the case, it sounds just awful. Give it a spin and let your ears bleed.

Listen to ‘My Moment’ Sans Auto-Tune

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Best of PopCrush

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://popcrush.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for PopCrush quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!