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Music Performer Pseudonyms:

Also known as: William Oliver Swofford. Submitted by: acid

Also known as: William Oliver Swofford. Submitted by: Evan Heller

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Memories Of The Future,"The future hasn't happened yet, so no memories.Yvette Bristle

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"What's Your Name?," Lynyrd Skynyrd"Jean," Oliver
"Good Morning Starshine," Oliver"The Happiest Girl In The Whole U.S.A.," Donna Fargo
"As Long As He Needs Me," Oliver"As Long As She Needs Me," Sammy Davis Jr.
"Good Morning Starshine," Oliver"Goodnight Sweetheart Goodnight," The Spaniels

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Angelia" originally "Angelica"
the title of a Richard Marx song!
Candy Welty
"Jan" originally "Jean"
Alicia Sturdivant
"Jen" originally "Jean"
Alicia Sturdivant

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Jeans" originally "Jean"
Changes a proper name to a clothing reference.
Ruby Gillespie

Change a Letter:

"Juan" originally "Jean"
"Joan" originally "Jean"
"Sean" originally "Jean"
Alicia Sturdivant
"Mean" originally "Jean"
Alicia Sturdivant
"Lean" originally "Jean"
Alicia Sturdivant

There are additional Oliver song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Good Morning Starshine""Good Grief, Obama"CryHavoc
"Food Glorious Food""War Glorious War"Onslaught
"Jean""Jan"Tom Hamill
"Good Morning Starshine""Good Morning Barfly"Alvin Rhodes
"Food Glorious Food""Books Glorious Books (Revised)"Kim West
"Food Glorious Food""Books Glorious Books"Kim West
"Jean""Genes"John A. Barry
"Jean""Gene"Royce Miller
"Good Morning Starshine""George Bush Has No Mind"A Room Full Of Donkeys
"Good Morning Starshine""Good Morning Martha #2"Royce Miller

There are additional Oliver song parodies available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

The Rolling Oliver Stones
The Rolling Stones combined with Oliver
Submitted By: Gretchen Wieners
Oliver And The Artful Dodger
Oliver combined with Artful Dodger
An obvious combination!
Submitted By: Raphael
Oliver Twist-ed Sister
Oliver combined with Twisted Sister
Submitted By: Raphael

Misheard Lyrics:

Misheard Lyrics:
Come into my arms, funny Jean.
Original Lyrics:
Come into my arms, Bonnie Jean.
"Good Morning Starshine"
Misheard Lyrics:
Do you really wanna do the abadana?
Original Lyrics:
Tooby ooby walla nooby abba nabba
Misheard Lyrics:
Come out of your hive
Original Lyrics:
Come out of your half-dreamed dream

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"Good Morning Starshine"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Nibby nub nooby, glibby glub glooby, la la la, lo, lo
Why They're Nonsensical:
These are nonce words. Need I say more?
Submitted by: Jujubee

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Good Morning Starshine"
Opening Lines:
Good morning starshine, The earth says hello.
"Good Morning Starshine" is another song from the musical, "Hair". It was sung in the original 1968 - 1972 Broadway production by the character of Sheila played by Lynn Kellogg. The one-hit wonder group, Oliver, would record it and take it to #2 in the pop charts in 1969. "Good Morning Starshine" was one of five songs from "Hair" that would get a reworking by popular artists of the time and hit the charts in 1969. Besides "Good Morning Starshine", there was the Fifth Dimension's #1 smash (for six weeks in 1969) of the "Medley: Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In the Flesh Failures", the family group the Cowsills' #3 hit of the title song, "Hair" and Three Dog Night's #3 hit of the song, "Easy To Be Hard".
Submitted by: Peter

Song Title Space Change:

"Good Morning's Tar Shine" originally "Good Morning Starshine"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Band Name Anagrams:

Or Veil Submitted by: Michael S.
Or Vile Submitted by: Harry Truman Capote
Or Live Submitted by: Harry Truman Capote
Or Evil Submitted by: Michael S.
I, Lover Submitted by: Newt Gingpoor

Song Title Anagrams:

"Nice Gala" originally "Angelica"
Submitted by: Loree Dare
"Al In Cage" originally "Angelica"
Submitted by: Loree Dare
"Nice Alga" originally "Angelica"
Submitted by: Loree Dare
"I, Acne Gal" originally "Angelica"
Submitted by: Loree Dare
"A Nil Cage" originally "Angelica"
Submitted by: Loree Dare

There are additional Oliver Song Title Anagrams available.

Names as a Word Bank:

I love olive oil. Submitted by: Candy Welty
I love liver. Submitted by: Candy Welty

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