Top 10 Songs With the Most Unexpected Transitions

It's when in a song you hear something that you didn't see coming. It can be a whole song section. And the transition from one section to another is quite unexpected.
The Top Ten
1 Talk Dirty - Ten Second Songs Talk Dirty - Ten Second Songs Cover Art

Transitions are used to create comical effects. It's a funny Jason Derulo cover where the singer (Anthony Vincent) changes the music style every 10 seconds (the reason he named the project Ten Second Songs). All transitions from one style to another are funny (20 styles altogether) but my fave transitions are between the styles of:
1. Aventura - Slayer - Bob Marley
2. Will Smith - Kataklysm - System Of A Down - Slick Rick (for me this is like the climax of the song)
3. Bee Gees - White Zombie - Hootie & the Blowfish (song sample features it)
4. Jason Derulo - ACDC - Ray Charles
5. Josh Groban - Muse

2 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen Cover Art

I didn't add this song but I realized it deserves to be on this list. Thanks to whoever added it.
The song structure is like a labyrinth in the wonderland - every part is different and transitions from one part to another are pretty unusual every time; there aren't verses in the strict sense and there's no chorus! So imagine the transitions.

It starts to sound like a completely different song!

The middle part of the song is just amazing.

Everything about this song is amazing!

3 Hocus Pocus - Focus Hocus Pocus - Focus Cover Art

Heavy rock guitars followed by happy yodeling (play the sample). Rock fans don't expect to hear yodeling... That transition always puts a smile on my face.

4 Master of Puppets - Metallica Master of Puppets - Metallica Cover Art

False /fake ending in the first half of the song - much more is coming after the fake end!

Same deal as with November Rain, always gets me and I think it's a new song playing.

5 Chop Suey! - System of a Down Chop Suey! - System of a Down Cover Art

And that makes this song good in my opinion.

This one is pretty weird in terms of transitions, all sound funny to me

6 Urgent - Foreigner Urgent - Foreigner Cover Art

It's a hard rock song and the transition to the sax solo is unexpected because you expect a guitar solo. I love this song. And the sax in it.

7 Helter Skelter - The Beatles Helter Skelter - The Beatles Cover Art

A song with false /fake ending - when you think the song is finished, music suddenly comes back.

8 Layla - Eric Clapton Layla - Eric Clapton Cover Art

This song starts out hard with singing on the 1st half, then the other half is very pretty instrumental, like 2 songs in one.

9 Flight of Torek - Aina Flight of Torek - Aina Cover Art

A power metal song where suddenly the singer starts singing jazz (singer is Tobias Sammet). But it doesn't sound bad to me. I love it. I was just O_O when I first heard that transition.

10 It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'N' Roll) - AC/DC It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'N' Roll) - AC/DC Cover Art

That transition to the bagpipes sections is unexpected in a hard rock song. But I like it.

The Contenders
11 November Rain - Guns N' Roses November Rain - Guns N' Roses Cover Art

After the false ending, music suddenly comes back.

12 Intra Venus - Ne Obliviscaris Intra Venus - Ne Obliviscaris Cover Art

A violin solo in an extreme metal song. Violins used in the arrangement aren't unknown in metal but a violin solo IS a pretty unexpected transition.

13 Phobophile - Cryptopsy Phobophile - Cryptopsy Cover Art

A long and soft piano intro followed by... brutal technical death metal. Most fans believe this is Cryptopsy's best song.

14 Paranoid Android - Radiohead Paranoid Android - Radiohead Cover Art
15 Fade to Black - Metallica Fade to Black - Metallica Cover Art

The transition to the "No one but me can save myself..." part specifically takes the song in a different direction.

16 Powerslave - Iron Maiden Powerslave - Iron Maiden Cover Art

When Dave Murray's solo starts (around 2'30), the rhythm becomes different compared to the beginning of the song.

17 Coma - Guns N' Roses Coma - Guns N' Roses Cover Art

This song is ten minutes long so there are many transitions. Especially around 4'00 with a quiet and peaceful midsection and from 8'05 till the end with a long singing section.

18 Age of Shadows - Ayreon Age of Shadows - Ayreon Cover Art
19 Sicko Mode - Travis Scott Sicko Mode - Travis Scott Cover Art

The first time you hear this, no way do you see the beat switch-up coming!

20 Dna - Kendrick Lamar Dna - Kendrick Lamar Cover Art
21 To Live is to Die - Metallica To Live is to Die - Metallica Cover Art
22 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin Cover Art
23 Orion - Metallica Orion - Metallica Cover Art

When the bass solo comes in...

24 My Last Sunrise - Demons & Wizards My Last Sunrise - Demons & Wizards Cover Art

One of my favorite moments in this song is namely the unexpected transition to that powerful scream, after 7 seconds of soft background music (around 2:00).

25 On Sight - Kanye West On Sight - Kanye West Cover Art

Early in, the electro beat cuts off to play an unaltered sample of a kid's chorus in a completely different tempo, just to stop after a few seconds and go back to the original beat.

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