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Possible Misspelled Names:

These are the alternate spellings of the performer's name we've had to correct in submissions to amIright.

Buddy Holly & The Crickets, Buddy Holly and the Crickets, Buddu Holly


Without Elvis, none of us could have made it.
- Buddy Holly
Submitted by: LucidLupin


My friend thinks I'm as good a musician as Buddy Holly. I thought, "That'll be the day."
Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.
What few people know about Buddy Holly is that he was so enamored with one young lady that he sung about her all the time in his concerts. Needless to say, this young lady didn't enjoy the unwanted attention, so she brought him to court for sexual harassment. In other words.... Peggy sued Peggy sued Pretty, pretty, pretty, pretty Peggy sued!
Submitted by: Psycho Librarian
There are additional music jokes available.

Music Performer Pseudonyms:

Also known as: Charles Hardin Holly. Submitted by: lorraine

Also known as: Charles Hardin Holley. Submitted by: Greg G.

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Mary Sue Got Pregnant""Peggy Sue Got Married"Eileen McKenzie

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Raining In My Heart,"No weather phenomena in internal organs.Susanna Viljanen

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Play The Game," Queen"It's So Easy," Buddy Holly
"Don't You Wish Your Girlfriend Was Hot Like Me," Pussycat Dolls"Rave On," Buddy Holly
"Raining In My Heart," Buddy Holly"Strange But True," Times Two
"It Doesn't Matter Anymore," Buddy Holly"It Don't Matter To Me," Bread
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"True Love Was" originally "True Love Ways"
What was it?
"Valley Of Teas" originally "Valley Of Tears"
Yvette Bristle
"Peggy Sue Got Marred" originally "Peggy Sue Got Married"
Samantha Wayland
"Alley Of Tears" originally "Valley Of Tears"
Regina Haniger
"Valley Of Ears" originally "Valley Of Tears"

There are additional song titles with a letter removed available.

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Listen To Men" originally "Listen To Me"
"Brave On" originally "Rave On"
Candy Welty
"Rave One" originally "Rave On"
Candy Welty
"Raven On" originally "Rave On"
Candy Welty
"True Love Sways" originally "True Love Ways"
Ava Murphy

There are additional song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"Race On" originally "Rave On"
Candy Welty
"Rake On" originally "Rave On"
Candy Welty
"Rave In" originally "Rave On"
Candy Welty
"Have On" originally "Rave On"
Candy Welty
"Rage On" originally "Rave On"
Candy Welty

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Peggy Sue""Bread-Bleed Crew"John A. Barry
"Rave On""Cope On"Susanna Viljanen
"Oh Boy""Oi Boy"G.R.Broski
"That'll Be the Day""Rattle of a Snake"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Peggy Sue""Putin Screwed"Susanna Viljanen
"Everyday""Defeat Today"Susanna Viljanen
"Peggy Sue Got Married""Russian Hordes Got Pwned"Susanna Viljanen
"Peggy Sue""Leggy Sue"Glynn Leaney
"Peggy Sue""Suzy Lu"Arch Vile
"Peggy Sue""Peg-Legged Dudes"Paul Robinson

There are additional song parodies available.

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

Song Name
Peggy Sue Got MarriedDeBeers-A Diamond is Foreveroldrock

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
My Name Is
Peggy Sue
   Buddy Holly
My Name Is Peggy Sue
Stone Cold Crazy
You're So Square Baby I Don't Care
   Buddy Holly
You're So Stone Cold Crazy, Baby I Don't Care
You Thrill Me
   The Everly Brothers
Peggy Sue
   Buddy Holly
You Thrill Me, Peggy Sue
Always It's You
   The Everly Brothers
Peggy Sue
   Buddy Holly
Always It's You, Peggy Sue
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Buddy Holly Valance
Buddy Holly combined with Holly Valance
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Buddy Holly Dunn
Buddy Holly combined with Holly Dunn
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Buddy Holly Knight
Buddy Holly combined with Holly Knight
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Buddy Holly Johnson
Buddy Holly combined with Holly Johnson
However, Buddy Holly passed away a year before Holly Johnson was born. So the two of them could never interact.
Submitted By: Candy Welty

There are additional Buddy Holly Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

"It's So Easy"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's so easy, abominable
Original Lyrics:
It's so easy to fall in love
"Rave On!"
Misheard Lyrics:
Original Lyrics:
When you say, I love you, rave on (du-ba-de-du-ba-de-dum)
"Brown-Eyed Handsome Man"
Misheard Lyrics:
Marlowe p*nis was a beautiful lad
Original Lyrics:
Milo Venus was a beautiful lass
Misheard Lyrics:
Go up and mask her
Original Lyrics:
Go up and ask her
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Rave On!"
Misheard Lyrics:
If you say "I love you", then you dumb, buddy, dumb, buddy, dumb.
Original Lyrics:
When you say, I love you, rave on (du-ba-de-du-ba-de-dum)

Story about this misheard lyric by: Dumb

I have never been able to figure out what this lyric actually was. The lyric write ups I've seen didn't include the (du-ba-de-du-ba-de-dum) from the background vocalists, so I kept looking it up and thinking I had the wrong song.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"Peggy Sue"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Peggy Sue
Why They're Repetitive:
I think Peggy Sue is mentioned 32 times!
Submitted by: Robert

Dated Song Lyrics:

"That'll Be The Day"
The Dated Lyrics:
That'll be the day when I die
Why They're Dated:
Buddy Holly is dead already.
Submitted by: Beth

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities:

The Lyrics:
Oo wee oo I look just like Buddy HollyBocephus Oh oh and you're Mary Tyler Moore
Who They Mention:
Buddy Holly, Mary Tyler Moore
Submitted by: Alan the Otton

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Love Me"
Opening Lines:
Well, love me, love me, love me.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly
Opening Lines:
Heartbeat, why do you miss when my baby kisses me?
Submitted by: Candy Welty
There are additional spelling lyrics available.

Song Title Space Change:

"Thin Kit Over" originally "Think It Over"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Super Short Pop Songs:

"Rave On" Length: 1:50
Submitted by: dxman

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Tally Of Veers" originally "Valley Of Tears"
Submitted by: Linda Radnil
"Woo Love Trays" originally "True Love Ways"
Submitted by: Penelope Beckinsale

Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics:

"It Doesn't Matter Anymore"
The Lyrics:
There's no use in me a cryin'
I've done everything and now I'm sick of trying
I've thrown away my nights
And wasted all my days over you.
Well you go your way and I'll go mine
Now and forever 'til the end of time
I'll find somebody new and baby
We'll say we're through and you won't matter anymore.
A break-up song with a happy beat, made even more depressing by Holly's fatal plane crash in 1959.
Submitted by: Opie M.

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Hoddy Bully originally "Buddy Holly"
Submitted by: White & Nerdy
Huddy Bolly originally "Buddy Holly"
Submitted by: oldtimer

Movies Named After Song Titles:

"Real Wild Child"
2008 Movie with Emma Roberts; "Real" was taken out
Submitted by: girlypink66
"Listen To Me"
1989 teen drama
Submitted by: oldsongs
"That'll Be The Day"
1973 movie with David Essex and Ringo Starr
Submitted by: old
"Peggy Sue Got Married"
1986 film w/ Kathleen Turner & Nicolas Cage
Submitted by: Penelope Beckinsale

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