I Lost on Jeopardy

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"I Lost on Jeopardy"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic
from the album "Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D
B-side"I'll Be Mellow When I'm Dead" (7" version)
"Mr. Popeil" (12" version)
ReleasedJune 4, 1984
RecordedDecember 12, 1983
GenreComedy, power pop
LabelScotti Brothers
Songwriter(s)Original song by Greg Kihn, Steve Wright; parody lyrics by "Weird Al" Yankovic
Producer(s)Rick Derringer
"Weird Al" Yankovic singles chronology
"King of Suede"
"I Lost on Jeopardy"
"This Is The Life"

"I Lost on Jeopardy" is a song by "Weird Al" Yankovic. It is a parody of "Jeopardy" by the Greg Kihn Band. It was about the singer's experience losing on the game show Jeopardy!. It was released for the album Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D. The music video featured Yankovic, original Jeopardy! host Art Fleming and announcer Don Pardo. It also featured "Jeopardy" artist Kihn and Yankovic's mentor Dr. Demento.