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Stupid Band Names:

  • If they're missing, why are they singing? Submitted by: Francis A. Sissy

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Destiny Unknown""Destination Unknown"D. Melody Dole, MD
"Lentil Hopscotch""Mental Hopscotch"Linda Radnil
"Gentle Hopscotch""Mental Hopscotch"Linda Radnil
"Nerds""Words"SusanG

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Destination Unknown,"By definition a destination is a known place.Peter
"Mental Hopscotch,"Who draws the chalk lines?Peter

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Where's Captain Kirk?," Spizzenergi"Destination Unknown," Missing Persons
"California Dreaming," The Mamas and the Papas"Walking In L.A.," Missing Persons
"Where's Captain Kirk?," Spizzenergi"Walking In L.A.," Missing Persons
"Aimless," Bethany Dillon"Destination Unknown," Missing Persons
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Widows" originally "Windows"
Candy Welty
"Waking In L.A." originally "Walking In L.A."
Ruby Spinel
"Metal Hopscotch" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
Yvonne Sindri

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"I Like Buoys" originally "I Like Boys"
R. Jeanine O'Succinate
"Worlds" originally "Words"
Serafina

Change a Letter:

"Works" originally "Words"
Cassandra
"Wordy" originally "Words"
Serafina
"Dental Hopscotch" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
From a mind game to one with teeth in it.
Melissa Conway
"Menial Hopscotch" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
Yvonne Sindri
"Rental Hopscotch" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
nuwavechick

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Surrender Your Heart""Suspenders Are Part"Porfle Popnecker
"Noticeable Ones""Port-a-Potty Johns"Porfle Popnecker
"Words""Worms"Fred Snider
"Destination Unknown""Every Dodgeball Is Thrown"Tokusou Sentai Blessranger
"Destination Unknown""Doris Roberts"Tokusou Sentai Blessranger
"Walking In LA""Floating In Salt Lake"Eel Deal
"Walking In L.A.""Talking Like I'm Gay"Roswell

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
What Are Words For?Lexicographer (Dictionary)newave
Walking In L.A.L.A. Transit AuthorityMike engle
WordsAny NewspaperMike engle

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
I Love L.A.
   Randy Newman
Walking In L.A.
   Missing Persons
I Love Walking In L.A.
Skippy
Walking Man
   James Taylor
Walking in L.A.
   Missing Persons
Walking Man in L.A.
Sutch
Walking On Broken Glass
   Annie Lennox
Walking In L.A.
   Missing Persons
Walking On Broken Glass In L.A.
That's gotta hurt.
Cigaweed
Unwritten
   Natasha Bedingfield
Words
   Missing Persons
Unwritten Words
baa
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Missing Person's Heart
Missing Heart combined with Missing Persons
Submitted By: Fifi
The Village Persons
The Village People combined with Missing Persons
They were on SNL one time, although they were fictional.
Submitted By: Opie M.
Missy Persons
Missy Elliott combined with Missing Persons
Just walking in L.A. to get ya' freak on!
Submitted By: Rafeal De La Ghetto
Missing Percies
Missing Persons combined with Percy Sledge
New wave meets classic soul. "When a man loves a woman whose destination is unknown!"
Submitted By: Bob

Misheard Lyrics:

"Words"
Misheard Lyrics:
Do it and you're through it and another thing you find:
Not only are they dead, but someone could be going blind
Original Lyrics:
Pursue it further and another thing you find
Not only are they deaf and dumb, they could be going blind
"Words"
Misheard Lyrics:
But it's best to know it now
Best to know it now
Best to know it now
Original Lyrics:
But it's less than nowhere now
Less than nowhere now
Less than nowhere now
"Words"
Misheard Lyrics:
The words are horrible but I ate my toes
Original Lyrics:
The words are audible but I have my doubts
"Words"
Misheard Lyrics:
What are words for when Owen listens anymore
Original Lyrics:
What are words for when no one listens anymore
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Walking In L.A."
Misheard Lyrics:
Walking on a lake... walking on a laaaake
Original Lyrics:
Walking in L..A. - Walking in L. Aaaaaaa,

Story about this misheard lyric by: Rick

My wife's niece was 8 at the time the song came out was singing along with the song...

There are additional misheard stories available.

Insincere Song Lyrics:

"Walking In L.A."
The Insincere Lyrics:
Nobody walks in L.A.
Why They're Insincere:
What do you mean nobody walks in L.A.? EVERYBODY walks in L.A.!
Submitted by: Angie Neverhart
 

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Destination Unknown"
The Song Lyrics:
Where do we go from here?
It seems so all too near.
Song They Mention:
"Where Do We Go From Here?" by Chicago, from their self-titled 1970 album
Submitted by: nally
 

Band Name Anagrams:

Impressing Sons Submitted by: Jennifer
Pissing Sermons Submitted by: Joe
I hope this ain't too offensive
Spring Session M Submitted by: Mickey D.
The name of an album of theirs!

Song Title Anagrams:

"Nina Nuti Doesn't Know" originally "Destination Unknown"
What is she unsure of?
Submitted by: Anna Graham
"Nuts...I Don't Know Annie" originally "Destination Unknown"
Submitted by: Gigi
"I Don't Know Nine Aunts" originally "Destination Unknown"
Submitted by: Gigi
"I Donate Unknown Tins" originally "Destination Unknown"
Submitted by: Gigi
"Home Scotch Plant" originally "Mental Hopscotch"
Submitted by: Roxanne Drake

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Pissing Sermons originally "Missing Persons"
Sermons about pissing? Bizarre
Submitted by: Margo Gram
Pissing Mersons originally "Missing Persons"
Submitted by: Rocky
Pi**ing Mersons originally "Missing Persons"
Submitted by: Herculina Alencar

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