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If the kids are united they will never be divided.

(If The Kids Are United - The Adventures of Hersham Boys - 1979)

Submitted by: LucidLupin

Band Name Origins:

  • The band is from lewiSHAM in London. The post/zip code for the area was something like se69. Submitted by: benny
  • The group's name actually comes from a piece of graffiti honouring the exploits of the local football team Walton & Hersham in 1969. Part of the wall it was written on had been lost over time, leaving just the legend Sham 69 Submitted by: Steve Con

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Tell Gus The Truth" originally "Tell Us The Truth"
Amber Wayland

Change a Letter:

"Sell Us The Truth" originally "Tell Us The Truth"
Politicians try to do that a lot.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Borstal Breakout""Chinese Takeout"gooberboy1129

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Sham 113
Sham 69 combined with +44
Submitted By: Stephanie

Misheard Lyrics:

"Questions And Answers"
Misheard Lyrics:
Queer suits and air suits
Original Lyrics:
Questions and answers
"Hurry Up Harry"
Misheard Lyrics:
Camel, camel, hurry up, hairy camel.
Original Lyrics:
Come on, come on, hurry up, Harry, come on.

Song Title Space Change:

"Question Sand Answers" originally "Questions And Answers"
Yes, I doubt those sand answers. DO question them!
Submitted by: U. Carrie Oats

Band Name Anagrams:

69 Hams Submitted by: U. Carrie Oats

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