It spent weeks and weeks at number one, it even had its own Barack Obama remix. But with all the music taken off Uptown Funk it makes you wonder what all the fuss was about.

The Mark Ronson song, featuring Bruno Mars, has been pared down by the team at House of Halo and the remains are quite bizarre.

Without the funky beat and and backing singers, the small screeches of Ronson, the squalls of Mars and all the other background noise comes to the fore.

We much prefer the original...

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