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Misheard Song Lyrics -> Artist -> B -> Irving Berlin

Misheard song lyrics (also called mondegreens) occur when people misunderstand the lyrics in a song. These are NOT intentional rephrasing of lyrics, which is called parody. This page contains all the misheard lyrics for Irving Berlin that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996. For more information about the misheard lyrics available on this site, please read our FAQ.

There are 2 misheard song lyrics for Irving Berlin on amIright currently.

"God Bless America"
Misheard Lyrics:
Through the night with a light from a bulb
Original Lyrics:
Through the night with a light from above
This was originally sung by a child as a guest on the Art Linkletter show.
"God Bless America"
Misheard Lyrics:
To the ocean's migrant falls.
Original Lyrics:
To the oceans, white with foam.
Irving Berlin himself did not actually perform it, but he wrote it. This could be misheard from any version, actual performer unknown or irrelevant.

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