Alfred Matthew "Weird Al" Yankovic is an American singer, musician, record producer, and actor who is known for humorous songs that make light of pop culture and often parody specific songs by contemporary musical acts. Alfred Matthew "Weird Al" Yankovic is an American singer, musician, record producer, and actor who is known for humorous songs that make light of pop. Al makes a few appearances in Edgar Wright's new music documentary The Sparks Brothers, which premieres in theatres on. "Weird Al" Yankovic. likes · talking about this. Filmography · Known For. Weird Al Yankovic · Born Alfred Matthew Yankovic on Oct. · Yankovic established himself as king of the novelty song with his breakthrough hit, "Eat It," a. “Weird Al” Yankovic is known for his comedy. This time, however, it's based on a Massachusetts town's crosswalk. Yankovic posted a tweet of. "Weird Al" Yankovic. Following the release of his first-ever #1 album, the pop parody institution talks with Corban Goble about the music of his life: doing. UPDATED: You can now hear Geoff Edgers's interviews with “Weird Al” Yankovic in the “Edge of Fame” podcast. Look for the “play” button below. A still image from a video posted Tuesday from Williamstown by "Weird Al" Yankovic. The entertainer's daughter, Nina, is a first-year student at.