Link: Mobile tune makes history.
"Listen to this song and you can hear the death knell of the traditional music industry," said Malcolm McLaren.
"This song is incredibly irritating and puerile and we're still trying to understand why people like it," Gennaro Castaldo, a spokesman for HMV, said
The song was originally recorded by a 17 year old swedish teenager Daniel Malmedahl who distributed it among his friends. The song was discovered and remixed and now five years after it's beating coldplay.
"Indeed, the story of the song itself is a tale of Internet collaboration over time and across international borders between people who never met"