The Killers vs. Boys Like Girls

October 13th, 2009 by


This was sent in by Brian in Miami and Gigi.

Wow. I don’t know how Boys Like Girls is getting away with this one. The chorus of their recently released track “Love Drunk” sounds just like The Killers‘ 2004 dance floor jam “Somebody Told Me”.  Have a listen:

The Killers - "Somebody Told Me" (2004)

Boys Like Girls - "Love Drunk" (2009)

See also
Boys Like Girls vs. The Who vs. Bon Jovi

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12 Responses to “The Killers vs. Boys Like Girls”

  1. avatarEverythingEvil says:

    It’s the same chords. It also sounds like !3oh3!’s Don’t Trust Me.


  2. avatar... says:

    Not just the same chords but it sounds like almost the same everything.

    How /are/ they getting away with that? Or are the Killers just not wanting into a huge thing with it?


  3. I like it, I love their music, they sound awesome to me.


  4. avatarBelloine says:

    Boys Like Girls ‘Contagious”s intro sounds very similar with Bowling for Soup ‘High School Never Ends’


  5. avatarpicasso says:

    Boys Like Girls are terrible, so leveling such a charge at them doesn’t seem unfair.


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  7. avatarJohn says:

    Wow, pop music is becoming (or has been for awhile) so derivative! All you have to do these days to make a hit is copy someone. That’s such a flagrant rip.


  8. avatarSteve says:

    “What is originality? Undetected plagiarism.” (William Ralph Inge)


  9. avatarTravis says:

    paramore: decode

    band of horses: no ones gonna love you



    Keith Reply:

    I’m a big fan of that Band of Horses track but I don’t really hear the similarity in “Decode”


  10. avatarGrant says:

    Both songs are AWFUL!


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