Totally Crowdsourced Song Hits YouTube

BBC's ChartJackers raising money for charity with 'I've Got Nothing'
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 9, 2009 12:34 PM CST

(Newser) – Four teenagers are trying to break into the UK charts with no experience, no money, and no musicians...but with a lot of help from YouTube. They put together an entirely crowdsourced music video using contributed YouTube comments for the lyrics, a YouTuber-written melody, and a band, producer, and actors also found through—you guessed it—YouTube, Mashable reports.