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Viral Video of the Week III

VIRAL VIDEO OF THE DAY III: Singer/songwriter Julian Velard has entered the Linsanity fray with “The Mighty Lin,” his tribute to the meteroric rise of Knick point guard Jeremy Lin. The video debuted last Thursday on the wwwKnicknow.com website, with more than 48k views on YouTube. The native New Yorker and Knicks fan was a Parisian sweet sweeper and EMI U.K. artist who has been compared to Harry Nilsson and Tom Waits. His new album, Mr. Saturday Night, is available on iTunes and at www.julianvelard.com. (2/27p)