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The Supremes (Jean Terrell, Mary Wilson and Cindy Birdsong, Supremes

Band Name Origins:

  • Florence Ballard - one of the original founding members of the Supremes - picked the name out of a hat in the Motown offices. And the rest is history. Submitted by: Ken

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
The InferiorsThey're no longer on top, unfortunately!Larcen Tyler
The DeluxesIt's the same type of pizza.Little Debbie Cakes
The Pepperoni-and-MushroomsI prefer pepperoni and mushroom pizza.Tejayes

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"I Hear A Sympathy""I Hear A Symphony"Mary Byram
"Where Did My Blood Go""Where Did Our Love Go"Aaerni

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"My World Is Empty Without You,"What about all the other people on it?Peter
"Stone Love,"Love is not a mineral.Reggie Pillbox
"I'm Gonna Let My Heart Do The Walking,"Hearts can't walk.Yvette Bristle
"You're My Driving Wheel,"People aren't wheels.Yvette Bristle
"Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart,"An emotion can't cause an itch.Peter

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Hollow Earth," Thom Yorke"My World Is Empty Without You," The Supremes
"Should I Stay Or Should I Go?," The Clash"My World Is Empty Without You," The Supremes
"Advice," Christina Grimmie"Come See About Me," Supremes
"When Will I See You Again?," The Three Degrees"Come See About Me," The Supremes
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Up The Ladder To The Roo" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Roo, as in short for kangaroo
Naomi Swanson
"Up The Adder To The Roof" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Candy Welty
"Stone Love" originally "Stoned Love"
Yvette Bristle
"My Word Is Empty Without You" originally "My World Is Empty Without You"
Paul
"Toned Love" originally "Stoned Love"
Peter

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Up The Ladder To The Proof" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Candy Welty
"Cup The Ladder To The Roof" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Candy Welty
"I Heard A Symphony" originally "I Hear A Symphony"
Serafina
"Baby Lover" originally "Baby Love"
Genevieve
"Where Did Your Love Go?" originally "Where Did Our Love Go?"
Serafina

There are additional song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"Up The Ladder To The Woof" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Naomi Swanson
"Up The Lander To The Roof" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Naomi Swanson
"Up The Larder To The Roof" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Naomi Swanson
"Up The Ladder To The Rood" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Candy Welty
"Up The Ladder To The Rook" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Candy Welty

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Baby Love""Baby Hugs"Randy Hearn
"You Can't Hurry Love""I Can't Hurry Up"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Come See About Me""Come See the Mounds D"John A. Barry
"Where Did Our Love Go?""Air Makes ’em Luff So"John A. Barry
"Where Did Our Love Go / Babylove""Where Did Our Words Go, Babylove?"Lifeliver
"Stop In The Name Of Love""Stop Eating Animals"Vegan Minstrel
"The Happening""Ain't Happening"John A. Barry
"Where Did Our Love Go?""How Is Babby Formed?"Max Power
"You Can't Hurry Love""You Can't Hurry Toast"Mike Juergens
"Where Did Our Love Go?""Where Do the Ducks Go?"Melanie Lee

There are additional song parodies available.

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
Automatically SunshineAlbinos' Support GroupTess O. Gosset
Love ChildAdoption agencyDaniel G.
Stoned LoveDrugs hotlineDaniel G.
Baby LovePaedophilia HotlineStarving Hobo
Baby LoveChild Rape HotlineDiddims
There are additional on hold music ideas available.

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Come On And See Me
   Tammi Terrell
Come See About Me
   The Supremes
Come On And See About Me
Mallory
Stop This Game
   Cheap Trick
Stop In The Name Of Love
   The Supremes
Stop This Game! In The Name Of Love
Joe Siebert
Stone Love
   The Supremes
Love Child
   The Supremes
Stone Love Child
That must've hurt.
Reggie Pillbox
Don't Stop The Music
   Rihanna
Stop In The Name Of Love
   The Supremes
Don't Stop The Music In The Name Of Love
Anne
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

The Supreme Kings of Leon
The Supremes combined with The Kings of Leon
Better than being a regular king!
Submitted By: Robert Ballinger

Misheard Lyrics:

"Stop! In the Name of Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
Take it over
Original Lyrics:
Think it over
"Stop! In the Name of Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
Take an oval
Original Lyrics:
Think it over
"It's All Your Fault (Version 2)"
Misheard Lyrics:
You've got me in your car, and there I'll remain.
Original Lyrics:
You've got me in your power, and there I remain.
"Mother Dear (Version 1)"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm calling keeper (keeper, keeper).
Keeper in love each day.
Original Lyrics:
I'm falling deeper (deeper, deeper), deeper in love each day.
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"It's All Your Fault (Version 2)"
Misheard Lyrics:
You've got me in your car, and there I'll remain.
Original Lyrics:
You've got me in your power, and there I remain.

Story about this misheard lyric by: Brandon Thompson

I heard this when searching on iTunes for Supremes tracks and came across this secret gem. I got to love it so much as it's so reminiscent of Baby Love and Where Did Our Love Go combined. I kept hearing this lyric and thinking "why would The Supremes talk about someone in the back of their car?" and of course I couldn't stop laughing when I found the original lyrics.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Song Parody Fragments:

"The Happening"
Better Lyrics:
I was sure, I felt a whore
Original Lyrics:
I was sure, I felt secure
Submitted by: Les Freeman

Dirty Song Lyrics:

"Oh, Be My Love"
The Dirty Lyrics:
Love's puzzle we can blend Oh, be my love We'll fit the pieces in I know we'll fit the pieces in
Why They're Dirty:
Obvious
Submitted by: Jonathan M
 

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"My World Is Empty Without You"
Opening Lines:
My world is empty without you, babe. My world is empty without you, babe. And as I go my way alone, I find it hard for me to carry on.
Comments:
Submitted by: Alyssa Jayne
"You're My Driving Wheel"
Opening Lines:
You're my driving wheel. Feels good, baby.
Comments:
Submitted by: Alyssa Jayne
There are additional spelling lyrics available.

Song Title Space Change:

"Nothing But He Art Aches" originally "Nothing But Heartaches"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Band Name Anagrams:

The Mere Puss Submitted by: Karen Smith
Purse Themes Submitted by: Karen Smith
The Messer-up Submitted by: Karen Smith
See The Rumps Submitted by: Orville Beddenrocker
I hope this isn't too offensive
Rumps Seethe Submitted by: Regina Haniger

Song Title Anagrams:

"Spot! In The Name Of Love" originally "Stop! In The Name Of Love"
Submitted by: Melanie Black
"Tops! In The Name Of Love" originally "Stop! In The Name Of Love"
Submitted by: Melanie Black
"Pots! In The Name Of Love" originally "Stop! In The Name Of Love"
Submitted by: Melanie Black
"Post! In The Name Of Love" originally "Stop! In The Name Of Love"
Submitted by: Melanie Black

Song Title Acrostics:

TITS: "This Is The Story"
Submitted by: Anonymous One
AS: "Automatically Sunshine"
Submitted by: Candy Welty

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Mack In Bi Arms Again" originally "Back In My Arms Again"
Diana Ross' 1965 troubles updated to 2017?
Submitted by: Peter
"Lobby Bave" originally "Baby Love"
Bave: in Urban speak a spam loving attention whore
Submitted by: Peter
"Some Key About Me" originally "Come See About Me"
Submitted by: Ned MacCamden
"Lap The Udder To The Roof" originally "Up The Ladder To The Roof"
Submitted by: Peter
"Lop! In The Name Of Stove" originally "Stop! In The Name Of Love"
Motown's directions about preparing meat to cook?
Submitted by: Peter

Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics:

"Reflections"
The Lyrics:
Through the mirror of my mind
Through the tears that I'm crying
Reflects a hurt I can't control
'Cause although you're gone I keep holding on
To the happy times Oh, when you were mine
Why:
"Reflections" was a #2 hit for the group in the fall of 1967. It also was the first single where Florence Ballard had been replaced by Cindy Birdsong as a backup singer (although Birdsong and fellow Supreme, Mary Wilson, actually didn't sing on the recording -- there was sessions singers instead, and Birdsong and Wilson would only be used from here until the group broke up and Diana went solo in 1970 for stage performances of the songs). "Reflections" also has a very interesting opening that is very much in tune with the times of 1967 being into psychedelica. It is uptempo with a good dance beat, but at the same time has again distressing to depressing lyrics, as Diana Ross is cast in the role of being a woman who has lost a lover and only remembers the happy times of old as though she is looking into a mirror (therefore the "Reflections" theme).
Submitted by: Peter
"The Happening"
The Lyrics:
I saw my dreams fall apart, when love walked away from my heart
And when you lose that precious love you need to guide you
Something happens inside you, the happening
Why:
A depressing lost love song with one of the most upbeat moods/tunes there is
Submitted by: Jackie
There are additional Supremes Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics available.

Movies Named After Song Titles:

"You Can't Hurry Love"
1988 romantic comedy
Submitted by: Sheila Oh

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