Listen To The First 20 Seconds Of This Song.

Tell us where you recognise it from.
Avatar:
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
37
Tell us where you recognise it from.

Yes! It's the bloody Nokia tune. If only Spanish guitarist Francisco Tárrega knew his contribution to music would be to preface a man shouting into an oversized comedy mobile phone. 

Written in 1902, Gran Vals became an icon of the Finnish mobile phone company after being introduced as a ringtone in the 90s. 

In 2010, it was reported that the tune is heard worldwide an estimated 1.8 billion times per day, about 20,000 times per second. 

[img via]