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Band Name Origins:

  • Guitarist Vernon Reid was watching a program on NBC-TV and before it began NBC made a PSA that said that the following program is coming via satellite to your home in stereo where available IN LIVING COLOR. Vernon suggested that phrase for the band name, they liked it and adopted it. Submitted by: Living Colour Rocks The House!

Song Titles Not Used as Lyrics:

Song Name
Comments & Submitter Name
"Open Letter To The Landlord""Now you can tear a building down but you can't erase a memory
These houses may look all run down but they have a value you can't see." - Reggie Pillbox

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Lost In Germany," King's X"Which Way To America?," Living Colour
"Question," The Moody Blues"Which Way To America?," Living Colour
"Time Is Running Out," Papa Roach"Time's Up," Living Colour
"Leader of Men," Nickelback"Cult of Personality," Living Colour
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Cut Of Personality" originally "Cult Of Personality"
Megan
"Ride" originally "Pride"
Monica Harpootlian

Change a Letter:

"Cult Or Personality" originally "Cult Of Personality"
Sonia Rinzaimayor

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Cult Of Personality""Cults Of Personality"Fack Sabbath
"Cult of Personality""Old for Plastic Surgery"Tony Wiseguy
"Cult Of Personality""F**ked With Several Felonys"Chance Gollnick
"The Cult Of Personality""The Cocoa Personality"zvoidx
"Love Rears Up It's Ugly Head""Want Beer But Get Milk Instead"Yet Another Dutchman
"Cult of Personality""Folks Who Submit Parodies"Jared
"Cult of Personality""A bunch of Avril Wannabes"Billy Florio
"Cult of Personality""Multiple Personalities"ace@bigaceandbravo.com

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
Elvis Is DeadGracelandGlamRockNinjaLord
Cult Of PersonalityAnti-Cult CenterAmelia

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
I Don't Believe
   Stabbing Westward
Elvis Is Dead
   Living Colour
I Don't Believe Elvis Is Dead
You'd be surprised how many people don't...
GlamRockNinjaLord
Me and the Boys
   NRBQ
Glamour Boys
   Living Colour
Me and the Glamour Boys
Sutch

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Clean Living Colour
Clean Living combined with Living Colour
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Living Colour In A Box
Living Colour combined with Living In A Box
On NBC.
Submitted By: Rock Maninoff

Misheard Lyrics:

"Cult of Personality"
Misheard Lyrics:
F***ed up personality
I am a f***ed up personality
I am a f***ed up personality!
Original Lyrics:
I am the cult of
I am the cult of
I am the cult of Personality!
"Cult Of Personality"
Misheard Lyrics:
You gave me power in the old car tonight
Original Lyrics:
You gave me power in your godÔÇÖs name
"Cult Of Personality"
Misheard Lyrics:
We are not Nobel Prize
When a leader speaks, the deception lies.
Original Lyrics:
Neon lights, a Nobel Prize
When a mirror speaks, the reflection lies.
"Cult of Personality"
Misheard Lyrics:
When Amir speaks, the reflection lies
Original Lyrics:
When a mirror speaks, the reflection lies
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Cult Of Personality"
Misheard Lyrics:
I ate a gumdrop
I ate a gumdrop
I ate a gumdrop
Personality!
Original Lyrics:
I am the cult of
I am the cult of
I am the cult of
Personality.

Story about this misheard lyric by: OrangeXenon54

This song always is on the Muzak at the place I work, and it was so quiet I couldn't understand what he was singing. I kept hearing "I ate a gumdrop, I ate a gumdrop, I ate a gumdrop" and kept wondering why anyone would sing about eating a gumdrop.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"Cult Of Personality"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
I'm the cult of personality.
Why They're Repetitive:
Fortunately, this crescendo is interrupted by jfk and fdr.
Submitted by: religion
"Type"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Everything that comes around, goes around.
Why They're Repetitive:
I think we were taught this in grade school, so I don't think we need a refresher course.
Submitted by: rocksoul

Insulting Song Lyrics:

"Glamour Boys"
The Insulting Lyrics:
I ain't no glamour boy, I'm fierce!
Why They're Insulting:
Definitely a diss track, probably about hair metal.
Submitted by: Amanda
 

Inappropriate Song Lyrics:

"Cult Of Personality"
The Inappropriate Lyrics:
I'll show you 1 + 1 makes 3
Why They're Inappropriate:
This line has no purpose being in the song except to make it rhyme.
Submitted by: wadded beef
 

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities:

"Elvis Is Dead"
The Lyrics:
Elvis is dead (repeated several times)
Who They Mention:
who else? Elvis "the Pelvis" Presley
Submitted by: Mary's Man
"Cult Of Personality"
The Lyrics:
Like Joseph Stalin, and Gandhi
I'm the smiling face on your TV.
Who They Mention:
Joseph Stalin, Mohandes K. Gandhi
Submitted by: rocky
There are additional celebrity lyrics available.

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Glamour Boys"
Opening Lines:
The glamour boys swear they are a diva.
Comments:
Submitted by: Brian Kelly
 

Band Name Anagrams:

Cool Urn Vigil Submitted by: Serafina Bannock
Go Curl Violin Submitted by: Serafina Bannock
Civil Urn Logo Submitted by: Serafina Bannock
I Cull No Virgo Submitted by: Serafina Bannock
Or No Civil Lug Submitted by: Serafina Bannock

There are additional Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Anagrams:

"Pony Foils A Clutter" originally "Cult Of Personality"
Submitted by: Marcia Todd
"A Fly Poison Clutter" originally "Cult Of Personality"
Fly Poison is a kind of plant.
Submitted by: Marcia Todd

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Culling Liver originally "Living Colour"
Submitted by: Herculina Alencar

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