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Album cover parody of Loser by Beck
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Band Name Origins:

  • That is his real name - Beck Hansen Submitted by: David Pratter

Music Performer Pseudonyms:

Also known as: Bek David Campbell. Submitted by: newave

Also known as: Beck Hansen. Submitted by: loser

Weird Names of Music Performer's Children:

  • Tuesday - Submitted by: Lexi
  • Cosimo - Submitted by: Jack

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Boozer""Loser"joe.c
"Southern Girl""Summer Girl"Ezra
"Taser""Loser"o
"Poser""Loser"DJ Kaito
"Boozer""Loser"Brandon

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Devil's Haircut,"The Devil doesn't even have hair.Paul Bear

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Hope Is...," Killswitch Engage"This Girl That I Know," Beck
"What's The Frequency, Kenneth?," R.E.M."1000BPM," Beck
"Where Is The Love?," Black Eyed Peas"Where It's At," Beck
"Have You Ever Seen The Rain?," Creedence Clearwater Revival"Hell Yes," Beck
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Heart Is A Rum" originally "Heart Is A Drum"
Tim Panuchus
"Heat Is A Drum" originally "Heart Is A Drum"
Tim Panuchus
"Hart Is A Drum" originally "Heart Is A Drum"
Note: 1-letter words cannot be removed.
Tim Panuchus
"Lose" originally "Loser"
Wendy Torrance
"Broken Rum" originally "Broken Drum"
Josh

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Hearth Is A Drum" originally "Heart Is A Drum"
Tim Panuchus
"Louser" originally "Loser"
Ashley Nicole Hendershot-Wetherington
"Where It's Art" originally "Where It's At"
Dobbs
"Where It's Fat" originally "Where It's At"
Janice Ferrell
"Closer" originally "Loser"
Josh 999

Change a Letter:

"Heart As A Drum" originally "Heart Is A Drum"
Tim Panuchus
"Heart Is A Drug" originally "Heart Is A Drum"
Tim Panuchus
"Heart Is A Dram" originally "Heart Is A Drum"
Tiny heart! (dram = 1/16 ounce)
Tim Panuchus
"Loses" originally "Loser"
present-tense of "lose"
Richard
"Poser" originally "Loser"
Elizabeth

There are additional Beck song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Loser""Loser"John A. Barry
"Loser""Future"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Cyanide Breath Mint""Cyanide Bulls**t"Fack Sabbath
"Readymade""Really, Mate"Fack Sabbath
"Lost Cause""Lost Dog"Blaydeman
"E-Pro""E-Z"Abbott Skelding
"The New Pollution""Lilliputians"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Where It's At""Where It's Cack"Fack Sabbath
"Lord Only Knows""Futurama Only Knows"Fack Sabbath
"Jack Ass""Jack Johnson"Fack Sabbath

There are additional Beck song parodies available.

Songs for Commercials, That Haven't Been Done Yet:

Song Name
Product
Submittor
LoserBad Sports Teams (Lions, Raiders, Browns, etc.)JeReMy
Lost CauseGlobal Warming AwarenessJC Foster
LoserNapoleon Dynamite DVDbridget lee
Devil's HaircutGreat Clipsnewrock
LoserAnti-Drug PSADJ Kaito

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
LoserSuicide HotlineTemari
LoserBode Miller's Homerocky
Already DeadHospitalMike Hector
E-proGaming Experts HotlineFireSquad
LoserUnemployment Office Stacy
There are additional Beck on hold music ideas available.

Songs for Duets, That Haven't Been Done Yet:

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Heart Is a Drum
   Beck
Broken Drum
   Beck
Heart Is a Broken Drum
Evan
Eye Of The Tiger
   Survivor
Paper Tiger
   Beck
Eye Of The Paper Tiger
Edward
Hopeless
   Incite
Loser
   Beck
Hopeless Loser
It doesn't get more pathetic than that.
Garrison
Bad
   Michael Jackson
Jackass
   Beck
Badass
AlphadiosThe2nd
There are additional Beck duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Beck Time Rush
Beck combined with Big Time Rush
Submitted By: Lexi
Beck and Call
Beck combined with The Call
Submitted By: Brian Kelly

Misheard Lyrics:

"Loser"
Misheard Lyrics:
So you're in the mood
Original Lyrics:
Soy un perdedor
"Debra"
Misheard Lyrics:
I coldstep to you
With a fish-pecker gun
Original Lyrics:
I coldstep to you
With a fresh pack of gum.
"Wow"
Misheard Lyrics:
with the luminous moose
Original Lyrics:
with the luminous moves
"Loser"
Misheard Lyrics:
Surprise! Benedorm!
Original Lyrics:
Soy un perdedor
There are additional Beck misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Loser"
Misheard Lyrics:
So I'm out to anger a grunky with her shmancy overalls
Original Lyrics:
So I'm out to cut the junkie With the plastic eyeballs.

Story about this misheard lyric by: Aaron Isernbell

Schmancy as in fancy

There are additional Beck misheard stories available.

Song Parody Fragments:

"Loser"
Better Lyrics:
Soy un fumador
I'm a smoker, baby
It'll probably kill me
Original Lyrics:
Soy un perdidor
I'm a loser, baby
So why don't you kill me?
Submitted by: Amanda
"Sissyneck"
Better Lyrics:
Let me tell you 'bout my 'Lexi, she was born in Arizona
Original Lyrics:
Let me tell you 'bout my baby, she was born in Arizona
Submitted by: Mickey D.
"Loser"
Better Lyrics:
Sono un perdente
Original Lyrics:
Soy un perdedor
Submitted by: Alan the Ottoman
There are additional Beck parody fragments available.

Funniest Song Lyrics:

"Loser"
The Funny Lyrics:
Get crazy with the cheese whiz
Why They're Funny:
He must've randomly placed it in the song, and the way he says it sounds hilarious too.
Submitted by: Dutch_Justine
"Nitemare Hippy Girl"
The Funny Lyrics:
She's got a tofu the size of texas
Why They're Funny:
Wow, that's one big tofu
Submitted by: Flash Flood
There are additional Beck Funny lyrics available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"E-Pro"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Na Na Na Na Na Na Na
Why They're Repetitive:
Good song but they repeat this too many times
Submitted by: Dustin
"Loser"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Soy un Perdedor I'm a loser baby so why don't you kill me
Why They're Repetitive:
No comments.
Submitted by: Alan the Ottoman

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"The New Pollution"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
She's got a carburetor tied to the moon,
Pink eyes looking to the food of the ages.
Why They're Nonsensical:
How much can really be said to explain the nonsense here? It just seems like bizarre thoughts randomly strung together. The first of these lines might describe an image from a dream, but a bizarre dream at that. The second of these lines wouldn't even be a very meaningful description of an image from a dream.
Submitted by: Karen Smith
"Loser"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Spray paint the vegetables
Why They're Nonsensical:
Really? Some people do weird things with their foods. Makes me wonder what Beck was on when he wrote this.
Submitted by: Chris H.
There are additional Beck nonsensical lyrics available.

Insincere Song Lyrics:

"Loser"
The Insincere Lyrics:
I'm a loser baby, so why don't you kill me?
Why They're Insincere:
Pretty sure Beck doesn't want us to kill him.
Submitted by: RevengeFromMars YouTube
 

Misrhymed Song Lyrics:

"The New Pollution"
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
She's got a cigarette on each arm
She's got the lilywhite cavity crazes
She's got a carburetor tied to the moon
Pink eyes looking through the fruit of the ages
Why They're Misrhymed:
'crazes' doesn't really rhyme with 'ages'
Submitted by: minimo
 

Dirty Song Lyrics:

"Nicotine and Gravy"
The Dirty Lyrics:
I'll leave graffiti where you've never been kissed
Why They're Dirty:
One of a few times you can figure out just what Beck is talking about. In this case it's, shall we say, pleasing a virgin. (Think the alphabet!)
Submitted by: Amanda
 

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities:

"Hollywood Freaks"
The Lyrics:
Norman Schwartzkoff
Something tells me you want to go home
Who They Mention:
General Norman Schwartzkoff
Submitted by: Tania WYEP
 

Song Lyrics That Mention Brand Name Products:

"Beercan"
The Lyrics:
Winos throwing Frisbees at the sun
Product Brand Name:
Frisbee (Wham-O's brand of flying disc)
Submitted by: RevengeFromMars YouTube
"Sweet Sunshine"
The Lyrics:
Lady, wanna Shake and Bake me
Product Brand Name:
Shake and Bake (breadcrumb coating mix for meat, from Kraft foods)
Submitted by: RevengeFromMars YouTube
There are additional Beck product lyrics available.

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Loser"
The Song Lyrics:
A shotgun wedding and a stain on my shirt
Song They Mention:
"Shotgun Wedding" - Roy C.
Submitted by: Logan
"Where It's At"
The Song Lyrics:
Passin' the dutchie from coast to coast
Song They Mention:
"Pass The Dutchie" - Musical Youth
Submitted by: jonny

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Dreams"
Opening Lines:
Come on out of your dreams.
Comments:
Submitted by: Brian Kelly
"High 5 (Rock The Catskills)"
Opening Lines:
High 5...High 5...High 5... High 5...
Comments:
Submitted by: Mickey D.
There are additional Beck spelling lyrics available.

Scary Song Lyrics:

"The New Pollution"
The Lyrics:
Throwing troubles to the dying embers.
Why:
The line sounds like the devil throws dead people into the inferno...way too scary for that!
Submitted by: Mickey D.
 

Song Title Space Change:

"De Vil's Haircut" originally "Devil's Haircut"
Cruella got a new hairstyle? About time.
Submitted by: George Straitjacket
"Where It Sat" originally "Where It's At"
Submitted by: Janice Ferrell

Song Title Anagrams:

"We Rate This" originally "Where It's At"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Wait, Esther!" originally "Where It's At"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Here's A Twit" originally "Where It's At"
Submitted by: Alexis
"The Waiters" originally "Where It's At"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Tries Wheat" originally "Where It's At"
Submitted by: Alexis

There are additional Beck Song Title Anagrams available.

Real Places Mentioned in Songs:

"Milk & Honey"
The Lyrics:
Bangkok athletes in the biosphere
Arkansas wet dreams
We all disappear
Kremlin mistress
Rings the buddah chimes
Why:
Bangkok, Thailand
Arkansas
The Kremlin in Moscow, Russia
Submitted by: Tania WYEP
 

Song Title Acrostics:

AD: "Already Dead"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
BOB: "Bottle Of Blues"
Submitted by: /

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Cost Laws" originally "Lost Cause"
Submitted by: Josh
"Yell "Hess"" originally "Hell Yes"
Submitted by: Tracy Frummond

Foreign Language in English Songs:

"Hotwax"
The Lyrics:
Yo soy un disco quebrado
Yo tengo chicle en cerabo
Why:
That means "I'm a broken disk and I have chewing gum in my brain" in Spanish
Submitted by: Mickey D.
"Loser"
The Lyrics:
Sprechen die deutsch, baby!
Why:
"They speak German, baby!"
Submitted by: hamburger456
There are additional Beck Foreign Language in English Songs available.

Lyrics Alliteration:

"Sweet Sunshine"
The Lyrics:
Gonna break my face on the sweet sunshine
Why:
2x S "sweet sunshine"
Submitted by: RevengeFromMars YouTube
 

Lighter Side of Serious Bands:

"Loser"
This song has some strange lyrics like in the time of chimpanzees I was a monkey, and get crazy with the cheese whiz.
Submitted by: lawnshark025

Hidden Tracks:

"Diamond Bollocks"
Follows the 11th track from Beck's Mutations album after a long amount of silence.
Submitted by: Agrimorfee

Hidden Messages:

"Waitin' For A Train"
At the beginning of the song for the first 30 seconds, the man says "I'm an alien from another sphere. The thing I like about the Earth is the range of colors, fantastic to mundane, brilliant to dull. As I was penetrating the ozone, I perchance to notice the orange peel like quality of light playing upon the ocean. I got to go right now. Someone is videotaping me in my spaceship."
Submitted by: Mickey D.

Backwards Messages:

"Loser"
When you reverse the song itself, at around 1:07-1:17 (reverse time) you can clearly hear the Chorus of the song being song not in reverse.
Submitted by: hamp
"Loser"
During the instrumental break, the chorus played itself reversibly.
Submitted by: Mickey D.

What A Band is Best Known For (aside from their music):

"Random Lyrics"
Most of the lyrics of "Loser" make no sense.
Submitted by: JeReMy

Missing Parts:

"Noise 1"
where are the other noises?
Submitted by: hamp

Bad Ringtone Choices:

"Where It's At"
The Lyrics:
Where it's at?
I've got two turntables and a microphone
Where it's at?
I've got two turntables and a microphone
Where it's at?
I've got two turntables and a microphone.
Why:
It's never a good idea to have this go off while you're trying to prove to a store security gaurd that you're not a shoplifter.
Submitted by: Celeste
There are additional Beck Bad Ringtone Choices available.

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