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>So that guy who told me "Norwegian reads like it looks, Danish looks quite the same, but reads very different" had a point.
Yes, it's exactly like that. Any Norwegian can read a Danish newspaper without problems, but listening to most Danes require some solid understanding of the sounds. Compared to Norwegian, all the Danish vocals sounds like they've been switched around at random, and the consonants are either blurred, mute or very soft.
>I'mma go listen to the actual song.
Here's the song if you need some help finding it (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5vvcHiJ2Ao).
>I never got how that became popular internationally.
It was the 80's. Everyone either had horrid mullet hair or extremely tight jeans. People did things they shouldn't, and were most likely confused by the entire feel of the era, so there were synthesiser songs absolutely everywhere.