How to get the songs stuck in your head from playing over and over

Ever since I played the music video “Starship” that promoted the movie Pitch Perfect.  I have been singing the song.  And yes, I know singing about Starships and saying that they “are meant to fly…” as you walk through airports and hotel lobbies may make people think I have been recently abducted by aliens.  Recently I read new research saying we can get songs out of our heads.   After I get that song out I may have to work on reducing the number of times I sing the Bruno Mars lyric, “You make me feel like I have been locked out of Heaven for too long.” Here is the research. What songs are playing in your head recently?

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