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Check out these coronavirus parody songs that are going viral

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Posted at 10:11 AM, Apr 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-08 10:20:11-04

(WXYZ) — Being under quarantine has made some people a little stir-crazy.

Some cope by going outside or puzzling, while others cope by creating song parodies related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Check out some popular parody songs below:

Youtuber Jon Pumper racked up more than a million views on his parody of the Beach Boys' "Kokomo," titled "My Corona Home."

This cover of the Bee Gees' "Stayin' Alive," titled "Stayin' Inside," was massively popular on social media. It has more than two million views on YouTube.

Youtuber Chris Mann has two popular song parody videos: A "My Sharona" parody called "My Corona," and a video poking fun at Adele's song "Hello." Check them both out below:

And finally...Neil Diamond parodied himself! His classic song "Sweet Caroline" has updated lyrics in light of COVID-19.

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