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Album cover parody of Lean Into It by Mr. Big
Parody album cover
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This is the most recent information about Mr. Big that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Mr. Big, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

 
 

Band Name Origins:

  • "Mr. Big" was chosen by Eric Martin, Billy Sheehan and company from a song done by the band "Free" (original band of later Bad Company frontman Paul Rogers) of the same name. The liner notes of the album where Mr. Big covers this song confirms this. Submitted by: Danger-us

Stupid Band Names:

  • Name suggests a solo male performer (possibly a rapper), but it's an acoustic rock band instead. Submitted by: Cassandra

Vainity Songs:

Song Name
Comments & Submitter Name
"Mr. Big"This is actually a cover of a song by Free (from their 1970 album "Fire & Water"); Mr. Big the band covered it in 1993 for their album "Bump Ahead." Neither version was very popular overall. - Joe

Better Off Solo?:

Name
New Career
Comments & Submitter Name
"Edwin McCain""Had another huge hit with "I'll Be", although I don't know what he's done since then. Maybe leaving the band wasn't a good idea." - Panda

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Seven Impossible Days,"Days are possible since they exist.Yvette Bristle
"Green-Tinted Sixties Mind,"Minds don't have color.Yvette Bristle
"The Whole World's Gonna Know,"No, not the entire world.Yvette Bristle

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"You Got To Pay The Price," Gloria Taylor"The Price You Gotta Pay," Mr. Big
"Worst Nightmare," Cheap Sex"To Be With You," Mr. Big
"Million Dollar Bill," Whitney Houston"The Price You Gotta Pay," Mr. Big
"Janie's Got a Gun," Aerosmith"Take Cover," Mr. Big
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"The Whole Wold's Gonna Know" originally "The Whole World's Gonna Know"
Wold = chalk hill, like in a part of England
Priscilla Gadsden
"The Whole Word's Gonna Know" originally "The Whole World's Gonna Know"
Priscilla Gadsden
"The Hole World's Gonna Know" originally "The Whole World's Gonna Know"
Priscilla Gadsden

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Severn Impossible Days" originally "Seven Impossible Days"
Impossible Days along the Severn River?
Veruca Pepper
"The Prince You Gotta Pay" originally "The Price You Gotta Pay"
Sheila Koffel
"To Bet With You" originally "To Be With You"
Cape Canaveral Lavigne
"To Beg With You" originally "To Be With You"
Cape Canaveral Lavigne

Change a Letter:

"Green-Tinted Sixties Rind" originally "Green-Tinted Sixties Mind"
Carolyn Morgenstern
"Greek-Tinted Sixties Mind" originally "Green-Tinted Sixties Mind"
Carolyn Morgenstern
"Green-Tilted Sixties Mind" originally "Green-Tinted Sixties Mind"
Carolyn Morgenstern
"The Whole World's Gonna Snow" originally "The Whole World's Gonna Know"
Priscilla Gadsden
"The Whale World's Gonna Know" originally "The Whole World's Gonna Know"
Priscilla Gadsden

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"To Be With You""To Be Announced"Phil Nelson
"To Be With You""Ewww, Pikachu"Jeremy Otto

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
If You Could Read My Mind
   Gordon Lightfoot
Green-Tinted Sixties Mind
   Mr. Big
If You Could Read My Green-Tinted Sixties Mind
Isac
All She Wants Is
   Duran Duran
To Be With You
   Mr. Big
All She Wants Is To Be With You
Edward
I'm Too Sexy
   Right Said Fred
To Be With You
   Mr. Big
I'm Too Sexy To Be With You
These songs were back-to-back #1's in the U.S.!
Eric Andrews
I Don't Want To Be
   Gavin DeGraw
To Be With You
   Mr. Big
I Don't Want To Be With You
Melanie G.
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Mr. Big Trouble
Mr. Big combined with Big Trouble
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Mr. Big Pig
Mr. Big combined with Big Pig
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Mr. Big Maybelle
Mr. Big combined with Big Maybelle
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Mr. Big Sambo & The House Wreckers
Mr. Big combined with Big Sambo & The House Wreckers
Submitted By: Candy Welty

There are additional Mr. Big Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

"To Be With You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Waited all our life of feeling blue
Original Lyrics:
Waited on a line of greens and blues.
"To Be With You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Wake up, little casaba
Original Lyrics:
Wake up, who cares about
"To Be With You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Waiting on a line of dweebs and fools
Original Lyrics:
Waiting on a line of green and blue
"To Be With You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Waited all my life to be with you.
Original Lyrics:
Waited on a line of greens and blue.
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"To Be With You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Waited all our life of feeling blue
Original Lyrics:
Waited on a line of greens and blues.

Story about this misheard lyric by: Ganail

I LOVE this song, but always sung it like that, regardless of the fact that it made absolutely NO sense! LOL

There are additional misheard stories available.

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"To Be With You"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Waiting on a line of Green and Blues
Why They're Nonsensical:
What is that supposed to mean?
Submitted by: Cal Walcott
 

Misrhymed Song Lyrics:

"To Be With You"
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
Build up your confidence
So you can be on top for once
wake up who cares about
Little boys that talk too much.
Why They're Misrhymed:
I don't even know if they're really giving an effort.
Submitted by: rock
 

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