They are responsible for one of the most annoying songs of the ’90s.
But one-hit wonders Hanson clearly think they are musically superior to Justin Bieber.
A member of the band compared the Baby hitmaker to ‘chlamydia’ in an interview with Adelaide’s Hit107 FM.
Authority: ’90s one-hit wonders Hanson (pictured) clearly think they are musically superior to Justin Bieber, comparing his music to ‘chlamydia of the ear’ in an Australian radio interview
During their radio segment, Hanson took part in ‘Whose Song Is It Anyway?’ segment.
The Tulsa brothers admitted they didn’t listen to much contemporary music and did not recognise No. 1 hit Despacito.
After being told the song was by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, the pop stars didn’t hold back.
How will he recover? Justin has yet to respond to the Hanson brothers’ devastating insult
‘Can I just say I’m glad I didn’t know what that was,’ a Hanson member said.
‘I prefer not to get any venereal diseases so whenever Justin Bieber gets near me or near my ears… it’s just ear infections, they’re terrible.’
Another brother referenced the fact most healthy Koalas have chlamydia, which had been discussed in the interview.
Out of touch? Speaking on Adelaide radio this week, The Tulsa brothers admitted they didn’t listen to much contemporary music and did not recognise No. 1 hit Despacito. Pictured in 1997
Sick burn: ‘Whenever Justin Bieber gets near me or near my ears… it’s just ear infections,’ said one of the Hanson brothers. Pictured in May 2013
They said: ‘It’s like hanging out with a koala… Chlamydia of the ear, it sucks.’
Hanson, featuring brothers Isaac, Taylor and Zac, are best known for their 1997 hit single MMMBop.
The song, from their debut album Middle Of Nowhere, reached No. 1 in 27 countries, including Australia, Britain and the US.
Generation gap: Justin was three years old when Hanson reached their peak success in 1997