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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 The Drifters 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 38 misheard song lyrics for The Drifters on amIright currently.

"A Rose in Spanish Harlem"
Misheard Lyrics:
There is a roving Spanish harlot
Original Lyrics:
There is a rose in Spanish Harlem
"I've Got Sand in My Shoes"
Misheard Lyrics:
The bacon that we used to share
Original Lyrics:
The blanket that we used to share
"Mexican Divorce"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's a sin for you to get
Up next to candy horse.
Original Lyrics:
It's a sin for you to get
A Mexican divorce.
"Mexican Divorce"
Misheard Lyrics:
Mexico is different like you traveled overseas.
Original Lyrics:
Mexico is different like the travel folder says.
"On Broadway" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
'Cause I can play the steel guitar.
Original Lyrics:
'Cause I can play this here guitar.
"On Broadway" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
'Cause how ya gonna make some time
When all you got is one thin dime
And one thin dime won't even tie your shoes
Original Lyrics:
'Cause how ya gonna make some time
When all you got is one thin dime
And one thin dime won't even shine your shoes
"On Broadway" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
But oh! They're dead wrong, I know they are
'Cause I can play this air guitar.
Original Lyrics:
But oh! They're dead wrong, I know they are
'Cause I can play this here guitar.
"On Broadway" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
On Fraudway
Original Lyrics:
On Broadway
"On Broadway" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
The glitter all lights up and you're nowhere.
Original Lyrics:
The glitter rubs right off and you're nowhere.
"Saturday Night At The Movies" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm gonna nick a baby duck
And rape it at the picture show.
Original Lyrics:
I'm gonna pick my baby up
And take her to the picture show.
"Saturday Night At The Movies" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Who care what you're going through?
Original Lyrics:
Who cares what picture you see?
"Saturday Night at the Movies" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Who cares what big chick you see?
Original Lyrics:
Who cares what picture you see?
"Save The Last Dance For Me" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
'Neath the pamber light
Original Lyrics:
'Neath the pale moonlight
"Save The Last Dance For Me" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Don't forget who's taking you home
and in who's car you're gonna be
Original Lyrics:
Don't forget who's taking you home
and in whose arms you're gonna be
"Save The Last Dance For Me" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
So don't forget who's taking you home
And it's little Don John Giovanni-bee.
Original Lyrics:
Don't forget who's taking you home
And in whose arms you're gonna be.
"Save The Last Dance For Me" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
You can dance if you dance with the guy
Original Lyrics:
You can dance every dance with the guy
"There Goes My Baby" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Bear goes my baby
Original Lyrics:
There goes my baby
"This Magic Moment" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Together 'til the end of time
Original Lyrics:
Forever 'til the end of time
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
And do the boy's wog
Original Lyrics:
Under the boardwalk
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
And your shoes are so hot, you wish your tired feet would fire through
Original Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot you wish your tired feet were fireproof
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot
you wish your tired feet were firefruit
Original Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot
you wish your tired feet were fireproof
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot
You wish your tired feet were by a pool.
Original Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot
You wish your tired feet were fireproof.
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot
You wish you tied your feed with fireproof.
Original Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot
You wish your tired feet were fireproof.
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot
You wish your tired feet were by a pool.
Original Lyrics:
And your shoes get so hot
You wish your tired feet were fireproof.
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Another World War
Original Lyrics:
Under the boardwalk
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Another boardwalk
Original Lyrics:
Under the boardwalk
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Do, do, do, do, do
Original Lyrics:
Under the boardwalk
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
I met a wart hog.
Original Lyrics:
Under the Boardwalk
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Under the Baobab
Original Lyrics:
Under the boardwalk
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
When the sun beats down and there's a sitar up on the roof
Original Lyrics:
When the sun beats down and melts the tar up on the roof
"Under The Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
When the sun goes down, there's a car up on the roof
Original Lyrics:
When the sun beats down, and melts the tar up on the roof
"Under the Boardwalk" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
We'll be having some f***
Original Lyrics:
We'll be having some fun
"Up On The Roof" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Buck, Buckaroo
Original Lyrics:
Up on the roof
"Up On The Roof" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
I found a pair of eyes that's trouble-proof
Original Lyrics:
I found a paradise that's trouble-proof
"Up On The Roof" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
I've found a pair of dice, as trouble brews
Original Lyrics:
I've found a paradise that's trouble-proof
"Up On The Roof" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Quintana Roo
Original Lyrics:
Up on the roof
"Up On The Roof" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Up on the Roo
Original Lyrics:
Up on the roof
"White Christmas" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
Many days, many days, many days be Marianne Wright
Original Lyrics:
May your days, may your days, may your days be merry and bright

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