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Fun Music Information -> Jackson 5

This is the most recent information about Jackson 5 that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Jackson 5, 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.

Michael Jackson & The Jackson 5, The Jacksons

Band Name Origins:

  • because there last name was jackson and there were 5 boys in the band Submitted by: zac rogers

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
The Jackson 4Jackie/Tito/Jermaine/Marlon are constant membersAlex
The Jackson 4Michael is dead...Robert D. Arndt Jr.

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Rockin' Robin,"Robins can't rock.J.
"Never Can Say Goodbye,"You can say goodbye at any time.Reggie Pillbox
"The Mirrors In My Mind,"Minds do not have mirrors.Reggie Pillbox
"I Am Love,"A person cannot actually BE love.Perry Township

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"When Things Go Wrong," Robin Lane & The Chartbusters"I'll Be There," Jackson 5
"Love Me Again," Sunny Gale"I Want You Back," Jackson 5
"Stand By Me," Ben E. King"I'll Be There," Jackson 5
"Rock And Roll Band," Boston"ABC," Jackson 5
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Blame It On The Bogie" originally "Blame It On The Boogie"
bogie = a wheeled wagon or trolley
John
"Daring Dear" originally "Darling Dear"
Rhonda Blankenship
"BC" originally "ABC"
As in Before Christ.
Reggie Pillbox
"AC" originally "ABC"
As in, 'alternating current' or 'air conditioner.'
Ed

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"It'll Be There" originally "I'll Be There"
Serafina
"The Love You Saved" originally "The Love You Save"
Serafina
"I Want Your Back" originally "I Want You Back"
Samantha Wayland
"The Glove You Save" originally "The Love You Save"
That glove you save might be Michael's!
Peter
"The Love You Salve" originally "The Love You Save"
Peter

There are additional song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"I Hound That Girl" originally "I Found That Girl"
Bethany
"The Love You Have" originally "The Love You Save"
Serafina
"The Love You Gave" originally "The Love You Save"
Serafina
"BBC" originally "ABC"
British Broadcasting Corporation, of course!
Lance Crackers
"ABS" originally "ABC"
Antilock Brake System, a feature of some cars.
Joe Siebert

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Recordings:

Oct 22
a parody of "ABC" by Jackson 5
This one caps off the Tough Week album, all songs at this point are on AmIRight. . .what's next--you'll have to wait and see. This ones self eXplanatory;)
Soundclick: (mp3)

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Rockin' Robin""Shockin' Robin (R.I.P)"Matthias
"ABC""ADD"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"ABC""IS-3"Robert D. Arndt Jr.
"Blame It On The Boogie""Blame It On The Swing Shift"giblet o'sarcasm
"Santa Claus is Coming to Town""Santa Claus is Eating My Dad"Below Average Dave
"Blame It On The Boogie""Blame It On Moody"Mark Barrett
"Rockin Robin""Micro Bloggin"Ed Burkle
"ABC""Truancy"Fiddlegirl
"Abc""Cdc (center For Control And Diseases)"White Trash
"ABC""FCC"Matthias

There are additional song parodies available.

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

Song Name
Product
Submittor
I'll Be ThereLife InsuranceMJJfan

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
Can You Feel It?Micropenis Sexual Relations Support LineStarving Hobo
A B CSociety For DyslexiaAnna Buehnenheim

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Welcome To The Machine
   Pink Floyd
Dancing Machine
   Jackson 5
Welcome To The Dancing Machine
Slappy Black
I'll Be There
   The Jackson 5
Bridge Over Troubled Water
   Simon & Garfunkel
I'll Be There Like A Bridge Over Troubled Water
Both have pretty much the same message, right?
Eric Andrews
I'll Be There
   Jackson 5
Bitch
   Meredith Brooks
I'll Be There, Bitch!
Talk about dysfunctional relationships!
Diddims
I'll Be There
   Jackson 5
When The Lady Smiles
   Golden Earring
I''ll Be There When The Lady Smiles
Jizzo
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Alan Jackson 5
Alan Jackson combined with The Jackson 5
The scary thing is that Al is blacker than Michael these days.
Submitted By: neptunevsmars
Jackson Mississippi
The Pirates of the Mississippi combined with The Jackson 5
Another one for Capitol Records
Submitted By: KooKooDee
Jackson Five For Fighting
Jackson 5 combined with Five For Fighting
Submitted By: Jen

Misheard Lyrics:

"I'll Be There"
Misheard Lyrics:
Alfie there, Alfie there
Whenever you need me, Alfie there
Original Lyrics:
I'll be there, I'll be there
Whenever you need me, I'll be there
"The Love You Save"
Misheard Lyrics:
When we were in Italian grade school
Original Lyrics:
When we played tag in grade school
"Shake Your Body"
Misheard Lyrics:
i love my mouse
Original Lyrics:
let s dance let s shout
"I Want You Back"
Misheard Lyrics:
Someone kicked you from the butt
Original Lyrics:
Someone picked you from the bunch
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"The Love You Save"
Misheard Lyrics:
When we were in Italian grade school
Original Lyrics:
When we played tag in grade school

Story about this misheard lyric by: Marvin Roberts

When I was 11 years old, and heard this song for the first time this is honestly what I thought the lyric was!

There are additional misheard stories available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"The Love You Save"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Hold on, Hold on
Hold on, Hold on
Why They're Repetitive:
Ok, ok, ok, ok, she is, she is, she is, she is. Cool song, though.
Submitted by: Andrew Room
 

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Dancing Machine"
Opening Lines:
Dancin', dancin' dancin'
She's a dancin' machine.
Comments:
Submitted by: Indy Gent
 

Song Title Space Change:

"Look In Through The Windows" originally "Lookin' Through The Windows"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"I'll Bet Here" originally "I'll Be There"
As opposed to somewhere else
Submitted by: Edward

Bad Grammar in Song Lyrics:

"Blame it on the Boogie"
The Lyrics:
Blame it on yourself, ain't nobody's fault
Why:
This part in the adlibs really doesn't make sense grammatically, with the double negative (even if we were to accept "ain't" as valid grammar), though we understand what he is saying here ;)
Submitted by: J.
 

Song Title Anagrams:

"Either Bell" originally "I'll Be There"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Cab" originally "ABC"
Submitted by: Susan
"True Rot" originally "Torture"
Submitted by: Becky Bright
"Or Utter" originally "Torture"
Submitted by: Becky Bright
"Tort Rue" originally "Torture"
Submitted by: Becky Bright

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Real Places Mentioned in Songs:

"Goin' Back To Indiana"
The Lyrics:
I'm goin' back to Indiana. Indiana here I come.
Why:
The Jacksons are all from Gary, Indiana.
Submitted by: Arnold Jackson 5
 

Song Title Acrostics:

COTS: "Corner Of The Sky"
Submitted by: Candy Welty

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Papa's Merles" originally "Mama's Pearls"
Submitted by: Soul Jr.

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