Bobby McFerrin’s ‘Don’t Worry Be Happy’ in Minor Key

I am always amazed by the way people manage to get creative and make the world smile. In this particular case, they do actually the opposite! Bobby McFerrin became famous for his positive and uplifting anthem, Don’t Worry be Happy.

Well, now things take a different turn after the song title is rearranged to “Be worried…don’t happy” and the music is switched from majors to minor (the minor key is generally known to inspire “sad” or melancholic feelings, compared to the major key, which is usually more joyous and uplifting).

Check it out!