Fadi Saleh is a University of Tennessee, Knoxville, pre-med sophomore from Memphis who’s making a name for himself in the Internet music mash-up world.
His recent video of President Barack Obama “singing” Carly Rae Jepsen’s hit “Call Me Maybe” has been an Internet and media sensation this summer, earning mentions on CNN and in Us Weekly magazine, The Huffington Post, New York Daily News and dozens of other outlets. His latest creation, Obama doing Justin Bieber’s “Boyfriend,” posted Tuesday and, within 48 hours, had more than a million views on YouTube and had been featured on the Today show.
And his YouTube channel, http://www.youtube.com/user/baracksdubs, which features all of his mash-ups, has logged upwards of 37 million views.
Saleh’s mash-up mastery began late last year when he was lazing around his family’s home during the final days of winter break.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.