Fans of video chat site ChatRoulette were in for a surprise last Friday when singer-songwriter Ben Folds took to the web to perform an ode to his online doppelganger, Merton, at a Charlotte, N.C. show.

Merton, a gentleman who performs improvised songs for people he encounters on ChatRoulette, uploaded a video of his chats to YouTube last week and so resembled Folds that the internet was abuzz with people believing he was "Brick" singer himself.

Watch the original, and then Ben Folds' take. Warning, Mature Content