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

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Band Name Origins:

  • I'd just like to put something straight- yes, most of the entries here are correct about the jamming of the band and the Iroquai tribe. ZephyrZ, however, is 100% incorrect, firstly because Jamaroqui is not one person. Second, because the lead singer of Jamiroqui's name is Jason Kay. Not Jamie Rockway. Submitted by: sunshine
  • The name Jamiroquai is a conglomeration of the word "jam" and the name of the Native American peoples, the Iroquois but mispelled "iroquai" as Jay Kay said into an interview. Submitted by: murlancio

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Actual Reality""Virtual Insanity"killer_roach

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Canned Heat,"Heat cannot be literally cannedLefty Lucy
"Black Capicorn Day,"There's no such dayAlice

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"How Does It Feel?," Bob Dylan"Feels Just Like It Should," Jamiroquai

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Canned Eat" originally "Canned Heat"
In case of nuclear attack?
"Canned Hat" originally "Canned Heat"
Scarlett Lopez
"Caned Heat" originally "Canned Heat"
Scarlett Lopez
"Comic Girl" originally "Cosmic Girl"
Kristin Hadley's Boyfriend

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Canned Heart" originally "Canned Heat"
Kirsten Abercrombie
"Scanned Heat" originally "Canned Heat"
Cliff Adair
"Canned Wheat" originally "Canned Heat"
Scarlett Lopez

Change a Letter:

"Electric Distress" originally "Electric Mistress"
Marcia Todd
"Banned Heat" originally "Canned Heat"
Scarlett Lopez


Feb 24
a parody of "Virtual Insanity" by Jamiroquai
A parody about an art that is often under appreciated. Continuing to warm back up and put all my old ones on my list.
Soundclick: (mp3)

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"White Knuckle Ride""I Juggle High"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Virtual Insanity""Virtual Insanity"Luis Matias
"Virtual Insanity""Surgical Catastrophe"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"White Knuckle Ride""White Truffle Buy"Blaydeman
"High Times""Eye Rhymes"Rex Ungericht
"Virtual Insanity""Magical Zoology"Matthias
"You Give Me Something""I'm Sure It's Nothin'"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Cosmic Girl""Crazy Girl"Flash Flood
"Alright""Fixed Right"Below Average Dave
"Alright""Snow White"Tokusou Sentai Blessranger

There are additional Jamiroquai song parodies available.

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

Song Name
High TimesHigh Times magazineTarzan

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
High TimesNarcotics AnonymousMarv

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Jem combined with Jamiroquai
If we had change letter for performer names, this would work on the second performer's name.
Submitted By: Kanye East
Pearl Jam-iroquai
Pearl Jam combined with Jamiroquai
Submitted By: Ed
Jamiroquai combined with Queen
Submitted By: GoldenMarshmallow

Misheard Lyrics:

"Virtual Insanity"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's a world where a man can eat a toe
Original Lyrics:
It's a wonder man can eat at all
"Virtual Insanity"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's a world where a man can eat a toe
Original Lyrics:
It's a wonder man can eat at all.
"Cosmic Girl"
Misheard Lyrics:
Right across from where I'm spinning
Right across from where I'm spending
Do I have to go for chicken
'Cause it's you that should be a chicken
So she's a lesbian, me with her cosmic eyes
She's just a cosmic girl
From another galaxy
My heart, you see, would rather be
Original Lyrics:
Right across from where I'm standing
Do I have to go star-trekking
'Cause it's you I should be checking
So she laser beamed me with her cosmic eyes
She's just a cosmic girl
From another galaxy
My heart's at zero gravity
"Planet Home"
Misheard Lyrics:
Planet home, yes new and greet
New lava you will see
Original Lyrics:
Planet home, is blue and green
Beautiful for you to see
There are additional Jamiroquai misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Cosmic Girl"
Misheard Lyrics:
She's just a Cosby girl
Original Lyrics:
She's just a cosmic girl

Story about this misheard lyric by: Cody Finke

I heard this in the film Center Stage and I thought he was singing "Cosby girl" - like Rudy from the Cosby Show.

There are additional Jamiroquai misheard stories available.

Song Parody Fragments:

"Canned Heat"
Better Lyrics:
I got candied apple peels tonight
Original Lyrics:
I got canned heat in my heels tonight
Submitted by: Martin

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

The Repetitive Lyrics:
Supersonic, supersonic
Why They're Repetitive:
Wha' was the title of tha song again...?
Submitted by: InÚs

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"Electric Mistress"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Pretty Pollys my electric mistress
Why They're Nonsensical:
In this song, he is obviously singing about a girl that turns him on... or is he singing about his pet parrot?
Submitted by: The Triple F-Rated Coffee Stirrer

How to Pronounce a Band Name:

Last syllable rhymes with "hi"
Submitted by: Ed

Song Title Space Change:

"Seven Day Sin Sunny June" originally "Seven Days In Sunny June"
Submitted by: George Straitjacket

Band Name Anagrams:

Oi, Quim Ajar Submitted by: Tattoo Head and the Crack Whore

Song Title Anagrams:

"Made Tiny" originally "Dynamite"
Submitted by: Kirsten Abercrombie
"Tidy Mane" originally "Dynamite"
Submitted by: Kirsten Abercrombie
"Tidy Name" originally "Dynamite"
Submitted by: Kirsten Abercrombie
"I Tend Amy" originally "Dynamite"
Submitted by: Angie O'Plasty

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"My Duh Night" originally "Dynamite"
Submitted by: Natalie Portmanteau Word
"Dime A Night" originally "Dynamite"
Submitted by: Cal Amari
"Crack Blow" originally "Black Crow"
Submitted by: B1982

Hidden Tracks:

One of the hidden tracks off of the album "Travelling Without Moving"
Submitted by: Mickey D.
"Do You Know Where You're Coming From?"
The bonus track was hidden from their lp "Travelling Without Moving"
Submitted by: Mickey D.

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