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Misheard Song Lyrics -> Artist -> C -> Jimmy Cliff

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 Jimmy Cliff 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 7 misheard song lyrics for Jimmy Cliff on amIright currently.

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"By The Rivers of Babylon"
Misheard Lyrics:
By the rivers of Babylon,
where we sat down,
and we got wet,
when we remembered Zion
Original Lyrics:
By the rivers of Babylon,
there we sat down,
and there we wept,
when we remebered Zion
"I Can See Clearly Now" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
I can see Cleary now
Lorraine has gone.
Original Lyrics:
I can see clearly now
The rain has gone.
"I Can See Clearly Now" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
I can see clearly, Ralph Lauren has gone.
Original Lyrics:
I can see clearly now, the rain has gone.
"I Can See Clearly Now" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
None of the dark clouds are at me now.
Original Lyrics:
Gone are the dark clouds that had me blind.
"My Ancestors"
Misheard Lyrics:
Hawaiian Sisters
or
Mayan Sisters
Original Lyrics:
My Ancestors
"Rivers of Babylon"
Misheard Lyrics:
How can we thinking of a song in a strange land?
Original Lyrics:
How can we sing King Alpha's song in a strange land?
"The Harder They Come" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Well, they tell me of papaya in the sky
Waiting for me when I die.
Original Lyrics:
Well, they tell me of a pie up in the sky
Waiting for me when I die.

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