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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

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?
Peter
"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

Recordings:

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
"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
"Virtual Insanity""Vertigo Insanity"Matthias
"Virtual Insanity""Virtual Profanity"Agrimorfee

There are additional Jamiroquai song parodies available.

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
RunawayPrisonRenee
High TimesNarcotics AnonymousMarv

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Pearl Jam-iroquai
Pearl Jam combined with Jamiroquai
Submitted By: Ed
Jamiroqueen
Jamiroquai combined with Queen
Submitted By: GoldenMarshmallow

Misheard Lyrics:

"Cosmic Girl"
Misheard Lyrics:
So I asked her for another of the same
Original Lyrics:
So I asked her for her number all the same
"Canned Heat"
Misheard Lyrics:
Got candy in my heels tonight
Original Lyrics:
Got canned heat in my heels tonight
"Virtual Insanity"
Misheard Lyrics:
And now that things are changing for the worse, say WHAAAAT?!
Original Lyrics:
And now that things are changing for the worse, see...WOAH!
"Cosmic Girl"
Misheard Lyrics:
I should take care not to powder.
Original Lyrics:
I should take care not to flounder.
There are additional Jamiroquai misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Dynamite"
Misheard Lyrics:
Pussycat eyes on Biggin Hill
Original Lyrics:
Pussycat eyes I'm diggin' you

Story about this misheard lyric by: Jason

When I heard this for the first time, I was so certain the actual lyrics were 'Biggin Hill' that I had to play that section over and over again just to make sure, as Biggin Hill is the name of an airport near London and associated with World War 2! Only looking up the lyrics did I realise how wrong I was!

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:

"Supersonic"
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:

"Ja-MEER-o-quigh
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:

"Funktion"
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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