List of "Weird Al" Yankovic polka medleys

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"Weird Al" Yankovic is well known for his polka medleys. In these, he takes choruses and other memorable lines from popular music and they are reinterpreted into a polka.

List of Polkas[change | change source]

"Polkas on 45"[change | change source]

"Polkas on 45"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album "Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D

Released February 28, 1984
Format Cassette, CD, Vinyl (12")
Recorded December 13, 1983
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 4:23
Label Scotti Brothers

The following songs are in the medley:

"Hooked on Polkas"[change | change source]

"Hooked on Polkas"
Single by "Weird Al" Yankovic
from the album Dare to Be Stupid
Released June 18, 1985 (Japan only)
Format Cassette, CD, Vinyl (12")
Recorded March 25, 1985
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 3:51
Label Scotti Brothers
"Weird Al" Yankovic singles chronology
"One More Minute"
(1985)
"Hooked on Polkas"
(1985)
"Dare to Be Stupid"
(1986)

The following songs are in the medley:

Polka Party![change | change source]

"Polka Party!"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album Polka Party!

Released October 21, 1986
Format Cassette, CD, Vinyl (12")
Recorded August 28, 1986
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 3:15
Label Scotti Brothers

The following songs are contained in the medley:

"The Hot Rocks Polka"[change | change source]

"The Hot Rocks Polka"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album UHF

Released July 18, 1989
Format Cassette, CD, Vinyl (12" & 7")
Recorded May 25, 1989
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 4:50
Label Scotti Brothers

The following songs are in the medley:

"Polka Your Eyes Out"[change | change source]

"Polka Your Eyes Out"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album Off the Deep End

Released April, 1992
Format Cassette, CD
Recorded January 27, 1992
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 3:50
Label Scotti Brothers

The following songs are in the medley:

"Bohemian Polka"[change | change source]

"Bohemian Polka"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album Alapalooza

Released October 5, 1993
Format Cassette, CD
Recorded July 17, 1993
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 3:39
Label Scotti Brothers

This is actually a polka version of Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody", but is counted as a polka medley.

The following songs are in the medley:

"The Alternative Polka"[change | change source]

"The Alternative Polka"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album Bad Hair Day

Released March 12, 1996
Format Cassette, CD
Recorded January 3, 1996
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 4:50
Label Scotti Brothers

The following songs are in the medley:

"Polka Power!"[change | change source]

"Polka Power!"
Single by "Weird Al" Yankovic
from the album Running with Scissors
Released September 26, 1999 (Germany only)
Format Cassette, CD
Recorded April 20, 1999
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 4:21
Label Volcano
"Weird Al" Yankovic singles chronology
"It's All About the Pentiums"
(1999)
"Polka Power!"
(1999)
"Pretty Fly for a Rabbi"
(1999)

The following songs are contained in the medley:

"Angry White Boy Polka"[change | change source]

"Angry White Boy Polka"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album Poodle Hat

Released May 20, 2003
Format Cassette, CD
Recorded March 21, 2003
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 5:04
Label Volcano

The following are in the melody:

"Polkarama!"[change | change source]

"Polkarama!"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album Straight Outta Lynwood

Released September 24, 2006
Format Cassette, CD
Recorded April 12, 2006
Genre Comedy, Polka
Length 4:17
Label Volcano

The following songs are in the medley:

"Polka Face"[change | change source]

"Polka Face"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album Alpocalypse

Released June 21, 2011
Format
  • CD
  • digital download
Recorded May 8, 2010 [1]
Genre
Length 4:47
Label Volcano

The title is a reference to Lady Gaga's song Poker Face. The following songs are contained in the medley:[2]

Song Artist
Liechtensteiner Polka Will Glahé
Poker Face Lady Gaga
Womanizer Britney Spears
Right Round Flo Rida ft. Ke$ha
Day 'n' Nite Kid Cudi
Need You Now Lady Antebellum
Baby Justin Bieber ft. Ludacris
So What Pink
I Kissed a Girl Katy Perry
Fireflies Owl City
Blame It Jamie Foxx ft. T-Pain
Replay Iyaz
Down Jay Sean ft. Lil Wayne
Break Your Heart Taio Cruz ft. Ludacris
The Tick Tock Polka Frankie Yankovic
Tik Tok Ke$ha
Poker Face (Reprise) Lady Gaga
Whatever's Left Over Polka "Weird Al" Yankovic

"Now That's What I Call Polka!"[change | change source]

"Now That's What I Call Polka!"
Song by "Weird Al" Yankovic

from the album Mandatory Fun

Released July 15, 2014
Format
  • CD
  • digital download
Genre
Length 4:06
Label RCA

The title of the medley is a parody of the compilation album series Now That's What I Call Music!. The following songs are included in the medley:[3]

Song Artist
Too Fat Polka Arthur Godfrey
Wrecking Ball Miley Cyrus
Pumped Up Kicks Foster the People
Best Song Ever One Direction
Gangnam Style Psy
Call Me Maybe Carly Rae Jepsen
Scream & Shout will.i.am feat. Britney Spears
Somebody That I Used to Know Gotye feat. Kimbra
Timber Pitbull feat. Kesha
Sexy and I Know It LMFAO
Thrift Shop Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz
Get Lucky Daft Punk feat. Pharrell Williams
Mandatory Polka "Weird Al" Yankovic

References[change | change source]

  1. "Archive of recording dates for Weird Al songs". weirdal.com. http://www.weirdal.com/rcdgdate.htm. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
  2. "Live performance of 2010 polka medley". http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBQypXiZ0-s. Retrieved August 11, 2010.
  3. Mandatory Fun (liner notes). "Weird Al" Yankovic. RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. 2014.