Artist, web designer, and developer located in Brooklyn, NY. Graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design.
It seems likely to me that these videos, aside from growing out of the "Take Me On" original, also share genesis in another YouTube trend. Videos subtitling non-English language songs with English lyrics approximating the sounds of the original language are everywhere on YouTube. One of the more well known videos is a rendition of the FInnish opening to Ducktales