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Band Name Origins:

  • It's when you are flipping someone off with both hands. Makeing a eleven with your middle fingers. At least that is what the band said in an interview on 94.1 JJO. Submitted by: Kyle Brooks
  • There is this disorder in which humans have six fingers (including their thumb) on their hands instead of five. So if you have six fingers on one hand and five on the other, the extra finger is none other than "Finger Eleven." Submitted by: Alan the Ottoman

Stupid Band Names:

  • One only has ten fingers. Submitted by: Dongquan
  • Makes me think that someone in this band wished they had an extra digit on one hand. Creepy!! Submitted by: Evan Shortoria
  • A normal person doesn't have 11 fingers. Submitted by: Mr. Critic

Song Titles Not Used as Lyrics:

Song Name
Comments & Submitter Name
"Paralyzer"Close, but... The singer mentions that he's not "paralyzed", but it is assumed that the person he is singing about is the "paralyzer". Thus, no mention in the song. - rocky

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Toe TwelveAdd another toe onto your feet.Dongquan

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"I'll Keep Your Mammary Vague""I'll Keep Your Memory Vague"Regina Haniger

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Living In A Dream,"Not really. Dreams are part of your subconscious.Peter

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Give Me Everything," Pitbull"One Thing," Finger Eleven
"Whataya Want From Me?," Adam Lambert"One Thing," Finger Eleven
"My Way," Frank Sinatra"Lost My Way," Finger Eleven
"Talking To The Walls," Finger Eleven"Hello, Walls," Faron Young
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"I'll Keep Our Memory Vague" originally "I'll Keep Your Memory Vague"
Pepsi's Hartebeest
"Taking To The Walls" originally "Talking To The Walls"
As in climbing them?
Dinah Bartilson

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"It'll Keep Your Memory Vague" originally "I'll Keep Your Memory Vague"
What'll keep your memory vague?
Naomi Swanson
"Stalking To The Walls" originally "Talking To The Walls"
Dongquan
"Falling Ton" originally "Falling On"
Dongquan
"Falling One" originally "Falling On"
Dongquan
"Lost My Sway" originally "Lost My Way"
Clint Westwood

Change a Letter:

"I'll Keep Sour Memory Vague" originally "I'll Keep Your Memory Vague"
Chelsea Footler
"I'll Keep Your Memory Vogue" originally "I'll Keep Your Memory Vague"
Karen Smith
"One Thong" originally "One Thing"
Ed
"Lost My Pay" originally "Lost My Way"
Yvette Bristle
"I'll Keep Your Memory Value" originally "I'll Keep Your Memory Vague"
Dongquan

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Paralyzer""Civilised"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Paralyzer""Constipation"Nitwit
"Paralyzer""Circumciser"Hu's On First
"Paralyzer""There Are Mice, grr"Ethan Mawyer
"Paralyzer""Nullifier Party"Red Ant
"Paralyzer""Slaughterized"BulldozerBegins
"Paralyzer""Hypnotized"Abbott Skelding
"One Thing""Don't Sing"Billy Boyd
"One Thing""One Sheep"S.T.G.
"One Thing""Love Sting"Freaky

There are additional song parodies available.

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
ParalyzerThe ParalympicsDongquan
ParalyzerPhysical rehabilitation unitMartha Hankins

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
7 Things
   Miley Cyrus
One Thing
   Finger Eleven
8 Things
Adding up song titles that have the same 'units'!
Megan
That Thing You Do
   The Wonders
One Thing
   Finger Eleven
That One Thing You Do
Ed
Call Me When You're Sober
   Evanescence
Falling On
   Finger Eleven
Call Me When You're Falling On
Dongquan
How to Save a Life
   The Fray
Paralyzer
   Finger Eleven
How to Save a Paralyzer
Dongquan
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

31 Fingers
20 Fingers combined with Finger Eleven
20 Fingers was a techno-dance group popular in the mid-1990s.
Submitted By: Bob Dolt
Finger-Fi
Hard-Fi combined with Finger Eleven
Mix of hard rock with indie rock!!
Submitted By: Dongquan
Goldfinger Eleven
Goldfinger combined with Finger Eleven
James Bond's worst nightmare.
Submitted By: rocky
Bad Finger Eleven
Badfinger combined with Finger Eleven
It's bad to have 11 fingers.
Submitted By: Whoami

There are additional Finger Eleven Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

"One Thing"
Misheard Lyrics:
If I trained it on
Original Lyrics:
If I traded it all
"Paralyze"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's bench s***ty
Original Lyrics:
It's been s***ty
"Paralyzer"
Misheard Lyrics:
Spill your vase on my face
Original Lyrics:
Or your place on my place
"Above"
Misheard Lyrics:
Plastic bacon bits
Original Lyrics:
Plastic bag image
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Paralyzer"
Misheard Lyrics:
Rub your face on my face
Original Lyrics:
or your place, or my place

Story about this misheard lyric by: Tara

Until my fiance and I learned the correct lyrics from a friend of ours, we've been singing this phrase of the song, because it's the only part we know, and rub our faces together while we sing it.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"One Thing"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
If I traded it all
If I gave it all away for one thing
Just for one thing
If I sorted it out
If I knew all about this one thing
Wouldn’t that be something
Why They're Repetitive:
It seems like one thing is the only thing they sing about, albeit repeatedly.
Submitted by: newrock
"One Thing"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
If I traded it all
If I gave it all away for one thing
Just for one thing
If I sorted it out
If I knew all about this one thing
Wouldn’t that be something
Why They're Repetitive:
The one thing I want is for you to shut up now!
Submitted by: sXe LeXi 5X2

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"Paralyzer"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Well I'm not paralyzed but I seem to be struck by you.
I wanna make you move because you're standing still.
Why They're Nonsensical:
So who's paralyzed? The singer, or the person he's singing about?
Submitted by: Anonnie Mouse
"Tip"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Daa! daa! Baam!
Why They're Nonsensical:
Not sure what he spouting during the main riff, it sounds like tourettes-induced babbling
Submitted by: Thaddeus Gammelthorpe
There are additional nonsensical lyrics available.

Misrhymed Song Lyrics:

"Swallow Tail"
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
Open mouth feels warm, secrets swollen, so sore.
Why They're Misrhymed:
At one point I thought the line was "Open mouth fuels war," which would rhyme and made sense and was rather poetic in a sense, but alas, I was wrong.
Submitted by: Thaddeus Gammelthorpe
"One Thing"
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
Even though I know, I don't wanna know, yea I guess I know, I just hate how it sounds.....If I traded it all, if I traded it all away for one thing wouldn't that be something
Why They're Misrhymed:
someone should tell this band that repeating the exact same word like know and all doesn't constitute rhyming
Submitted by: Bob
There are additional misrhymed lyrics available.

Insulting Song Lyrics:

"Walking in My Shoes"
The Insulting Lyrics:
I would tell you about the things they put me through,
the pain I've been subjected to,
but the Lord himself would blush.
Why They're Insulting:
The fact that the person in question is actually saying that what he went through is worse than someone who's been tortured, mocked, and crucified, left to die comes across as very self-righteous and extremely obnoxious. (p.s., this was originally a Depeche Mode song)
Submitted by: Thaddeus Gammelthorpe
 

Inappropriate Song Lyrics:

"Suffocate"
The Inappropriate Lyrics:
When we collapse, our weakened hands fall together at once abandoned. they'll force you down, and strap you in. now we agree and understand.
Why They're Inappropriate:
For some reason they have to throw in that last line, for measure, unless they're going over some procedure that involves suffocating each other....
Submitted by: Thaddeus Gammelthorpe
 

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Paralyzer"
The Song Lyrics:
If one thing really means one
Song They Mention:
"One Thing", the name of one of their other songs!
Submitted by: Alex
 

Song Title Space Change:

"Fall in Gon" originally "Falling On"
Submitted by: Dongquan

Band Name Anagrams:

Even Finer Gel Submitted by: Ryan Abraham
Fringe Eleven Submitted by: Suzanne
Of course, 'fringe' is an anagram of 'finger'!
Never Feeling Submitted by: Genevieve
Never Feel Gin Submitted by: Genevieve
Freeing Nevel Submitted by: Michael Millward

There are additional Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Anagrams:

"Hen Got In" originally "One Thing"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Then Go In" originally "One Thing"
Submitted by: Alexis
"One Night" originally "One Thing"
Submitted by: Joe
"Lazy Parer" originally "Paralyzer"
Submitted by: Alyssa Jayne
"Rarely Zap" originally "Paralyzer"
Submitted by: Alyssa Jayne

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Linger If Heaven originally "Finger Eleven"
Get out ASAP if hell!
Submitted by: neptunevsmars

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