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20 Hit Songs That Literally Sound Exactly The Same

Songs so nice they made them twice!

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1. Britney Spears, "Unusual You" & Charli XCX, "Break The Rules"

Sony Music / Atlantic Records

What your ears are telling you: Britney's 2008 number "Unusual You" and Charli's 2014 anti-authoritarian hit "Break The Rules" both feature what is essentially the same synth-laden backing track.

2. Nelly Furtado, "Say It Right" & Carly Rae Jepsen, "Fever"

Interscope Records / Interscope Records

What your ears are telling you: Early moments of beep-like percussion in both "Do It Right" (2006) and "Fever" (2016) lend a similar sound to the two songs released ten years apart from one another.

3. Adele, "I Miss You" & Drake feat. Rihanna, "Too Good"

XL Recordings / Republic Records

What your ears are telling you: It's all in the intro for these two: Be it brief, "I Miss You" (2015) and "Too Good" (2016) have just about the same opening.

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4. G.R.L., "Ugly Heart" & Little Mix, "Shout Out To My Ex"

RCA Records / Syco Records

What your ears are telling you: The strummy, upbeat guitar work and swelling chorus of 2014's "Ugly Heart" is virtually recreated by Little Mix in their 2016 single, "Shout Out To My Ex."

5. Sia, "Cheap Thrills" & The Chainsmokers feat. Daya, "Don't Let Me Down"

RCA Records / Artbeatz

What your ears are telling you: The introductory beats of "Cheap Thrills" (2016) and "Don't Let Me Down" (2016) are almost identical, albeit paced in slightly differentiated manners.

6. Beenie Man feat. Fambo, "I'm Okay/Drinking Rum & Redbull" & MØ, "Drum"

Virgin/EMI Records / Sony Music

What your ears are telling you: The choruses of Beenie Man's 2010 single "I'm Okay/Drinking Rum & Redbull" and MØ's "Drum" (2016) feature rather comparable melodies.

7. Fifth Harmony feat. Ty Dolla $ign, "Work From Home" & Cashmere Cat feat. Selena Gomez and Tory Lanez, "Trust Nobody"

Syco Music/Epic Records / Interscope Records

What your ears are telling you: Though Cashmere Cat's comes at a notably slower pace, "Work From Home" (2016) and "Trust Nobody" (2016) feature a similar cadence, made most obvious in the opening seconds of both songs.

8. Kiiara, "Gold" & Terror Jr, "Super Powers"

Atlantic Records / EFFESS

What your ears are telling you: The use of that bass heavy, ticking-clock sound you hear reverberate throughout both 2015's "Gold" and 2016's "Super Powers" feels justified when you realize both songs have the same producers.

9. Tori Kelly, "Should've Been Us" & Daya, "Talk"

Capitol Records / Artbeatz

What your ears are telling you: The opening percussion of Daya's "Talk" (2016) is reminiscent of the bass-y drums featured in the earliest moments of Tori Kelly's 2015 single "Should've Been Us."

10. Jai Wolf, "Indian Summer" & Carly Rae Jepsen, "Store"

Jai Wolf / Interscope Records / Via Twitter: @jaiwolfx

What your ears are telling you: The last minute of Jai Wolf's 2015 track and approximately the last 30 seconds of Carly Rae's 2016 B-side include similar chime-like melodies.

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