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Bicycle Built for Two Thousand

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Bicycle Built For 2,000 is comprised [sic] of 2,088 voice recordings collected via Amazon’s Mechanical Turk web service. Workers were prompted to listen to a short sound clip, then record themselves imitating what they heard.”

They were given no further information about the purpose of their recording, and were paid 0.06 USD each. The voices, originating in 71 countries, were assembled to create a portrait of humanity singing Daisy Bell (“Daisy, Daisy, give me your answer, do…”).