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Jem’s “They” is pretty much just Bach’s “Prelude in F minor”

Welsh singer-songwriter Jem never hit it big in America, but you’ve definitely heard her music in commercials, trailers and television shows like Grey’s Anatomy. Her debut single, “They,” remains her best selling single worldwide and is basically Johann Sebastian Bach‘s “Prelude in F minor.” I mean, technically she sampled Swingle Sister‘s jazzy interpretation of the work, but see for yourself…

“They”:

“Prelude in F minor”:

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