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Laurier student covers OutKast hit Hey Ya! on french horn

A YouTube video of Wilfrid Laurier music student Patrick Godfrey playing OutKast hit Hey Ya! on the french horn has more than 100,000 views.

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A student from Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo is quickly gaining fame online for his cover of OutKast's 2003 hit Hey Ya!

Patrick Godfrey uploaded his cover on Thursday, and it has so far racked up over 100,000 hits on YouTube.  The cover is performed almost entirely on french horn, although he gets some help from his laptop.

The cover was uploaded a day before the hip hop duo played a massive homecoming show in Atlanta over the weekend.

In case you want to compare Godfrey's version to the original, or are just feeling nostalgic, here it is.

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