A mash-up is a song or composition created by mixing 2 different pre-recorded songs, or 2 different versions of the same song. There are several methods for "song blending". The songs in mash-ups do not have to be by the same artist.

The Mash-Up Concept and Composition In GleeEdit

Mash-ups received special attention after the introduction of the concept and the creation of different song mixtures in the popular TV series, Glee. The type of mash-ups that are showcased in the show are the "A vs B" type.

Season OneEdit

Romantic PerspectiveEdit

In this episode, Addison and Elizabeth both performed a mash up of Super Bass and Fly both by Nicki Minaj.

Girls Will Be BoysEdit

In this episode, New Directions sang a mash up of Like A Boy by Ciara and Do It Like A Dude by Jessie J, in order to showin girls can do things that boys can.

Fools In LoveEdit

In this episode, Anna sang a mash-up of Rihanna's Love The Way You Lie Pt. 2 and Beyonce's Irreplaceable.

Christmas CharityEdit

Although this episode was not released, Charlie and Elizabeth were both going to perform a mash up of A Holly Jolly Christmas by Johnny Mathis, and Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer from its self-titled film.

  • A Holly Jolly Christmas/Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reinder by Johnny Mathis/Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer. Sung by Charlie and Elizabeth.

Bad InfluenceEdit

In this episode, New Directions sang a mash up of Magic by B.o.B ft. Rivers Cuomo and What The Hell by Avril Lavigne in order to recruit more members for New Directions.


In this episode, former members from New Directions last year, like Artie and Santana, sang with Cheyenne and A.J., a mash up of Rihanna's Cheers (Drink To That) and Headlines by Drake. It was performed at Chuck's party.


In this episode, New Directions sang a mash-up of Christina Aguilera's Fighter and Destiny's Child's Survivor, in a battle with Vocal Adrenaline.

Season TwoEdit

Rock vs. R&BEdit

In this episode, the newfounded group, The McKinley Rebels, performed a mash-up of Mercy by Duffy and Nowhere To Run by Martha and The Vandellas, it was for a competition with New Directions.

The DuetsEdit

In this episode, Chuck and Anna performed a mash-up of B.o.B and Hayley Williams' Airplanes and Wonderwall by Oasis, it was part of a duet competition for New Directions.

Season ThreeEdit

Don't Look BackEdit

In this episode, Carina, Cheyenne and Elizabeth performed a song of Grow Up by Cher Lloyd and Young Forever by Nicki Minajit was a song based on the preparation of their senior year.

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