It may be a 'spoof' but most of all it seems like a fan-track. Succesful simplicity is so much easier replicated than created.
Of course, Prince did all this years ago, but it's still rather funky, and it makes my head bob. Too bad geeks don't dance (except me, lol), 'cause I think those guys really want to
hahaha that was the whitest thing I've seen in a while
Of course you all realise that this artist is a comedian?! Its not a simple cover version from some geek. Every nuance is premeditated and I think its a hilarious skit really well executed - but perhaps this is more suitable for British humour.