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Fun Music Information -> Iggy Pop

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Possible Misspelled Names:

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Iggy Pop feat. Sum 41


If I don't terrorize, I'm not Pop.
Submitted by: Soda Pop Muzik

Stupid Band Names:

  • Sounds like a weird soda! Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.

Music Performer Pseudonyms:

Also known as: James Jewel Osterberg. Submitted by: Mike Hack

Also known as: James Newell Osterberg. Submitted by: Bobo

Music Performer Nicknames:

Known informally as: Godfather of Punk. Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.

Known informally as: Godfather of Punk. Submitted by: Robetr D. Arndt Jr.

Singers Who Act:

Notable Acting Credits
Comments & Submitter Name
"Coffee & Cigarettes"Plays against fellow musician Tom Waits in a painfully funny segment of the film. - Agrimorfee

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Iggy RockBecause he's a rock musicianBob
Icky FlopsKinda fitting, don'tcha think?Greg G.

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Butt Town,"There is no city with that name.Rock Maninoff
"No Fun,"Fun exists.Yvette Bristle

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Sweets For My Sweet," The Drifters"Candy," Iggy Pop
"The Name Of The Game," ABBA"Football," Iggy Pop
"It's Not Enough," Starship"I Need More," Iggy Pop
"Baby, Running, Wild," Lead"Real Wild Child," Iggy Pop
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Butt Ton" originally "Butt Town"
Mighty big butt!
Tiffany Furlong
"Butt Own" originally "Butt Town"
Should one butt one's own??
Tiffany Furlong
"Lust For Lie" originally "Lust For Life"
Reina Olsen

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Not Fun" originally "No Fun"
Yvette Bristle
"No Fund" originally "No Fun"
Yvette Bristle
"Now Fun" originally "No Fun"
Yvette Bristle
"No Funk" originally "No Fun"
Yvette Bristle
"Regal Wild Child" originally "Real Wild Child"
Terror Reid

Change a Letter:

"Lust For Lift" originally "Lust For Life"
Regina Olsen
"No Sun" originally "No Fun"
Yvette Bristle
"No Fur" originally "No Fun"
Yvette Bristle
"No Bun" originally "No Fun"
Yvette Bristle
"No Fin" originally "No Fun"
Yvette Bristle

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Strung Out Johnny""Mutant Mayhem"Duc4AmIRight
"Tonight""Bed Mites"Blaydeman
"Butt Town""Toon Town"Agrimorfee
"Candy""Randy (Marsh)"Matthias
"Home""Gnomes!"Abbott Skelding
"The Passenger""Bad Passenger"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Five Foot One""Five Foot Four"Ten Second Braeden
"Lust for Life""Work for life"Kayleen Thompson
"Real Wild Child""Prehistoric Child (sung by a 10-year-old Fred Flin"Chris Bodily TM
"Real Wild Child""Wheel of Fourtune"Chris Bodily TM

There are additional song parodies available.

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

Song Name
Lust For LifeCancer Treatment Centers of AmericaAsho

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
I Wanna Be Your DogPet Adoption ServicesBen Ingram
Turn BlueAsphyxiation Prevention HotlineChristobel

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
It Would Take A Strong Strong Man
   Rick Astley
Repo Man
   Iggy Pop
It Would Take A Strong Strong Repo Man
   Kylie Minogue
   Iggy Pop
Chocolate Candy
Younger Men
   K.T. Oslin
Monster Men
   Iggy Pop
Younger Monster Men
Even the Man in the Moon Is Crying
   Mark Collie
Repo Man
   Iggy Pop
Even the Repo Man in the Moon Is Crying
Britney Spears into pruning hooks
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Iggy Azalea Pop
Iggy Azalea combined with Iggy Pop
Submitted By: Pat Mahiney
Ziggy Pop
Ziggy Marley combined with Iggy Pop
Submitted By: Calop
Iggy Magnapop
Iggy Pop combined with Magnapop
Submitted By: Steve Losewood
Iggy Icona Pop
Iggy Pop combined with Icona Pop
Submitted By: Isac

There are additional Iggy Pop Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

"Real Wild Child"
Misheard Lyrics:
Original Lyrics:
Wild one
"Lust for Life"
Misheard Lyrics:
Here comes Daria, yeah
Original Lyrics:
Here comes Johnny, yeah, yeah
"Lust for Life"
Misheard Lyrics:
Here comes Journey, yeah, yeah
Original Lyrics:
Here comes Johnny, yeah, yeah
"Lust For Life"
Misheard Lyrics:
Let's dance like hypnotized chickens.
Original Lyrics:
Well, that's like hypnotizing chickens.
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

Misheard Lyrics:
All I want to do is sell gardenias....
Original Lyrics:
All I want to do is TELL Gardenia...

Story about this misheard lyric by: Ra'akone

I heard it on a car radio. I thought it was about someone wishing he could be a florist or something. Then I looked it's "All I want to do is tell Gardenia what to do tonight."

There are additional misheard stories available.

Funniest Song Lyrics:

"Lust For Life"
The Funny Lyrics:
Well I'm just a modern guy
of course I've had it in the ear before.
Why They're Funny:
Does he mean what I think he means??!!! No thanks, I'll stay old-fashioned!
Submitted by: Jim

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"Lust For Life"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
I've got a lust for life, I got a lust for life.
Why They're Repetitive:
In this case, lust IS a deadly sin.
Submitted by: Rocky
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Homeboy, Homeboy
Everybody needs a home, boy.
Why They're Repetitive:
If I wanted to hear "Homeboy!" so much, I would be listening to hip-hop.
Submitted by: Rocky

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities:

"Butt Town"
The Lyrics:
It's a motley crue here in Butt Town
Who They Mention:
It sort of refers to the glam metal band Motley Crue, in a way. In the video when Iggy says that line you see a man with big blonde hair who is dressed up in the glam metal fashion.
Submitted by: Brick Layer

Song Lyrics That Mention Brand Name Products:

"Lust For Life"
The Lyrics:
Drive a GTO.
Product Brand Name:
The Pontiac GTO muscle car.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly
The Lyrics:
We're gonna make it in a jeep!
Product Brand Name:
JEEP = General Purpose vehicle
Submitted by: Brick Layer

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Lust For Life"
The Song Lyrics:
Drive a G.T.O.
Song They Mention:
"GTO" by Ronny & The Daytonas. (Actually, it refers to the car, just like Ronny & The Daytonas' song does.)
Submitted by: Alex

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"The Passenger"
Opening Lines:
I am the passenger.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly

Band Name Anagrams:

Go Gyp Pi Submitted by: Nobody In Particular
Piggy Op Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.
Op short for military Operation
Piggy Po Submitted by: Tattoo Head And The Crack Whore

Song Title Anagrams:

"List For Fuel" originally "Lust For Life"
Submitted by: Paige Evans
"He Pesters Nag" originally "The Passenger"
nag=horse. But nag (vb.) is also synonym of pester
Submitted by: Eric
"Pam Nero" originally "Repo Man"
She shook the sugar tree while Rome burned.
Submitted by: Clara Suzette Bartilson
"Foul Lifters" originally "Lust For Life"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Fillet For Us" originally "Lust For Life"
Submitted by: Alexis

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Dan Key" originally "Candy"
Submitted by: Tiffany Llewellyn-Affit

Names as a Word Bank:

Piggy Poopoo Submitted by: Joe Cocker Spaniel

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Piggy Op originally "Iggy Pop"
Submitted by: Obie Lame Kenobi

Hidden Tracks:

It comes a number of minutes after 'V.I.P.', the last listed track on the 'Beat Em Up' CD. It's mostly a non-rhyming rant with plenty of profanity. Still, it's a listenable song.
Submitted by: Ziggy Popsickle

Music With a Warning Label:

"Naughty Little Doggie"
At least I think it's this CD(am at work so can't check) The warning is "Parental Warning: This is an Iggy Pop Record" as if it goes without saying there will be obscenities....and there are!
Submitted by: Linny

Movies Named After Song Titles:

"Lust For Life"
1956 biopic of artist Van Gogh with Kirk Douglas
Submitted by: Jack Lemonade

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