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Fun Music Information -> Iggy Pop

This is the most recent information about Iggy Pop that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Iggy Pop, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

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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.

Iggy Pop feat. Sum 41

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:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"No Fun,"Fun exists.Yvette Bristle

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"It's Not Enough," Starship"I Need More," Iggy Pop
"Baby, Running, Wild," Lead"Real Wild Child," Iggy Pop
"Real Wild Child," Iggy Pop"Can't Be Tamed," Miley Cyrus
"Real Wild Child," Iggy Pop"Run With The Wolf," Rainbow
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

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:

"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
"No Run" 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
"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
"Lust for Life""Price is Right"Chris Bodily TM

There are additional song parodies available.

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

Song Name
Product
Submittor
Lust For LifeCancer Treatment Centers of AmericaAsho

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
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
Submittor
Poor, Poor, Pitiful Me
   Warren Zevon
I'm Bored
   Iggy Pop
Poor, Poor, Pitiful Me, I'm Bored
Sutch
Call Me
   Blondie
Long Distance
   Iggy Pop
Call Me Long Distance
Raphael
From A Distance
   Bette Midler
Long Distance
   Iggy Pop
From A Long Distance
C.J. Spindler
Take Me Out
   Franz Ferdinand
Long Distance
   Iggy Pop
Take Me Out From A Long Distance
Snipers, this one's for you!
Airrider
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Ziggy Pop
Ziggy Marley combined with Iggy Pop
Submitted By: Calop
Iggy Momma and the Iggy Poppas
Iggy Pop combined with The Mamas and the Papas
Could you imagine Mama Cass singing "Lust For Life" or "Real Wild Child" or "TV Eye"? Or could you imagine Iggy singing "California Dreamin'" or "Monday, Monday"? Something to think about...
Submitted By: Chris Bodily TM
Iggy PopKorn
Iggy Pop combined with Korn
Submitted By: Dennis Jimenez
Iggy Pop Will Eat Itself
Iggy Pop combined with Pop Will Eat Itself
Submitted By: Peggy Pollock

Misheard Lyrics:

"Lust For Life"
Misheard Lyrics:
Here comes Johnny Engine.
Original Lyrics:
Here comes Johnny Yen again.
"Lust For Life"
Misheard Lyrics:
God, I look so alive!
Original Lyrics:
I got a lust for life!
"Lust For Life"
Misheard Lyrics:
Here comes Johnny Ing-Ying!
Original Lyrics:
Here comes Johnny in again!
"Sister Midnight"
Misheard Lyrics:
Can you hear me call?
Can you hear me wail?
Can you hear me at all?
Original Lyrics:
Can you hear me call?
Can you hear me well?
Can you hear me at all?
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Fun Time"
Misheard Lyrics:
Porno, porn for funtime!
Original Lyrics:
All aboard for funtime!

Story about this misheard lyric by: Tuze Tea

My friend and I were very upset when we found out thats not what they were saying. We refuse to believe we're wrong and still sing our verson.

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
"Homeboy"
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
"Home"
The Lyrics:
We're gonna make it in a jeep!
Product Brand Name:
JEEP = General Purpose vehicle
Submitted by: Brick Layer

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

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

Band Name Anagrams:

Piggy Op Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.
Op short for military Operation
Piggy Po Submitted by: Tattoo Head And The Crack Whore
Go Gyp Pi Submitted by: Allison #2

Song Title Anagrams:

"Of Nun" originally "No Fun"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"Fun On" originally "No Fun"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"She Sent Grape" originally "The Passenger"
Submitted by: Loree Dare
"The Green Pass" originally "The Passenger"
Submitted by: Loree Dare
"Her Tense Gasp" originally "The Passenger"
Submitted by: Loree Dare

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Names as a Word Bank:

Piggy Poopoo Submitted by: Joe Cocker Spaniel

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

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