Pancakes! is a YouTube video produced by James Provan, a YouTube user under the name "GiR2007". It was put on YouTube on August 13, 2006. It is a stop-motion video which features Provan making pancakes, and showing the ingredients, while a song entitled "Pancakes" (composed by Provan) plays in the background.
Critical acclaim and success
The video was watched by The New York Times and as a result, was featured on Good Morning America. The video has become an Internet phenomenon, followed by a sequel entitled Pancakes 2: Pancakes for Your Face.
"Pancakes", the original song featured in the Pancakes! video reached #3 on the Israeli charts.
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