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1960s
The Seekers', "Georgy Girl"
Misheard Lyrics:
Where did Georgie go?
Original Lyrics:
Wake up Georgy Girl
 
1970s
America's, "Lonely People"
Misheard Lyrics:
Don't get up
Original Lyrics:
Don't give up
Bee Gees', "Night Fever"
Misheard Lyrics:
I got higher in Milwaukee
Original Lyrics:
I got higher in my walkin'
Bill Withers', "Lean on Me"
Misheard Lyrics:
Somebody named Reba
Original Lyrics:
Somebody to lean on
Donna Summer's, "Love to Love You Baby"
Misheard Lyrics:
When you're really so close to me
Original Lyrics:
When you lean so close to me
Fleetwood Mac's, "Go Your Own Way"
Misheard Lyrics:
You can throw it away
or
You can throw it all away
Original Lyrics:
You can go your own way
Jefferson Starship's, "Runaway"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm sitting watchin' all of the carolers
Original Lyrics:
I'm sitting watchin' all of the flowers
Queen's, "Bohemian Rhapsody"
Misheard Lyrics:
Priscilla, no! She will not let you go!
Original Lyrics:
Bismillah, no! We will not let you go!
 
1980s
Blondie's, "Rapture"
Misheard Lyrics:
Rupture, be cured
Original Lyrics:
Rapture, be pure
Christopher Cross', "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)"
Misheard Lyrics:
If you get caught between the room in New York City
Original Lyrics:
If you get caught between the moon and New York City
Corey Hart's, "Never Surrender"
Misheard Lyrics:
Your right to firemen
Original Lyrics:
Your right to fight, and...
Corey Hart's, "Sunglasses at Night"
Misheard Lyrics:
I wear my son's glasses at night
Original Lyrics:
I wear my sunglasses at night
Donna Summer's, "Bad Girls"
Misheard Lyrics:
Bag her
Original Lyrics:
Bad girls
Donna Summer's, "I Feel Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm in love
Original Lyrics:
I feel love
Europe's, "Carrie"
Misheard Lyrics:
Keri
Original Lyrics:
Carrie
Europe's, "Rock the Night"
Misheard Lyrics:
I've gone through Spain
Original Lyrics:
I've gone through pain
Europe's, "Superstitious"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm on the SuperStation
Original Lyrics:
I'm not superstitious
Europe's, "The Final Countdown"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's the final downtown
Original Lyrics:
It's the final countdown
Europe's, "The Final Countdown"
Misheard Lyrics:
We're leaving town
Original Lyrics:
We're leaving ground
Fleetwood Mac's, "Gypsy"
Misheard Lyrics:
You see your Trixie
Original Lyrics:
You see your gypsy
Kenny Loggins', "Footloose"
Misheard Lyrics:
Hey yeah, forward,
Oh, tell me what you got.
Original Lyrics:
Eight hours, for what?
Lord, tell me what I got
Night Ranger's, "Sister Christian"
Misheard Lyrics:
I watch the Price is Right
Original Lyrics:
What's your price for flight?
Night Ranger's, "Sister Christian"
Misheard Lyrics:
This is Christmas, all the times have come
Original Lyrics:
Sister Christian, all the time has come
Prince's, "Batdance"
Misheard Lyrics:
Get your funk out!
Original Lyrics:
Get the funk up!
Prince's, "Batdance"
Misheard Lyrics:
Lookie there
Original Lyrics:
Vicki Vale
Prince's, "Batdance"
Misheard Lyrics:
Who's Wayne?
Original Lyrics:
Bruce Wayne
Prince's, "Little Red Corvette"
Misheard Lyrics:
Leary, call me
or
Little Ray, call me
Original Lyrics:
Little red Corvette
Prince's, "Raspberry Beret"
Misheard Lyrics:
She wore a raspberry meringue,
The kind you find in a second hand store.
A raspberry meringue,
And if it was war, she wouldn't wear much more
Original Lyrics:
Raspberry beret
The kind you find in a secondhand store.
Raspberry beret
And if it was warm, she wouldn't wear much more.
REO Speedwagon's, "Can't Fight This Feeling"
Misheard Lyrics:
And I can't fight the ceiling anymore
Original Lyrics:
And I can't fight this feeling anymore
Squeeze's, "Cool for Cats"
Misheard Lyrics:
The idiots send singles
Original Lyrics:
The Indians send signals
Whitney Houston's, "How Will I Know"
Misheard Lyrics:
Take me to impossible
Original Lyrics:
Take me to the clouds above
Whitney Houston's, "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)"
Misheard Lyrics:
I wanna feel the beat
Original Lyrics:
I wanna feel the heat
 
1990s
Blackstreet and Mya's, "Take Me There"
Misheard Lyrics:
And Kim and Little misses their mommy and dad
Original Lyrics:
And Phil and Lil misses their mommy and dad
Bonnie Raitt's, "I Can't Make You Love Me"
Misheard Lyrics:
In these finer owls
Original Lyrics:
In these final hours
MC Hammer's, "Here Comes The Hammer"
Misheard Lyrics:
Pick up the hammer!
Original Lyrics:
Here comes the hammer!
Melissa Etheridge's, "Come to My Window"
Misheard Lyrics:
I would dial Columbo
Original Lyrics:
I would dial the numbers
Melissa Etheridge's, "I'm the Only One"
Misheard Lyrics:
Come on and hold her 'til the feeling is gone
Original Lyrics:
Go on and hold her 'til the screaming is gone
Red Hot Chili Peppers', "Love Rollercoaster"
Misheard Lyrics:
Move it over there 'cause I'm a double-decker!
Original Lyrics:
Move it over dad 'cause I'm a double-dipper!
Seal's, "Kiss from a Rose"
Misheard Lyrics:
But did you know that winter's come?
Original Lyrics:
But did you know that when it snows...
 
2000s
Mya's, "Case of the Ex"
Misheard Lyrics:
I could tell it was your eggs by the phone (phone)
Original Lyrics:
I could tell it was your ex by your tone (tone)
 
xmas
Bing Crosby's, "Faith of Our Fathers"
Misheard Lyrics:
Faith of our farters holy faith
Original Lyrics:
Faith of our fathers holy faith
Carpenters', "It's Christmas Time/Sleep Well, Little Children"
Misheard Lyrics:
Merry Christmas to Robelot
Original Lyrics:
Merry Christmas to one and all
Carpenters', "It's Christmas Time/Sleep Well, Little Children"
Misheard Lyrics:
Santa brings the child in a manger
Original Lyrics:
Celebrate the child in a manger
Dido's, "Christmas Day"
Misheard Lyrics:
Like an Irish Spring
Original Lyrics:
Like an Irish stream
Earth, Wind & Fire's, "December"
Misheard Lyrics:
Only good talkin' love
Original Lyrics:
Only blue talk and love
S Club 7's, "Perfect Christmas"
Misheard Lyrics:
The greatest kid that there could be
Original Lyrics:
The greatest gift that there could be
Santana's, "Posada (Pilgrimage to Bethlehem)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Hearing the bells for King Kong
Original Lyrics:
Hearing the bells go ding-dong
Steps', "Merry X-Mas Everybody"
Misheard Lyrics:
Do the ferries keep things over for a day?
Original Lyrics:
Do the fairies keep him sober for a day?
The Monkees', "Riu Chiu"
Misheard Lyrics:
Really gonna see you
Original Lyrics:
Riu, Riu Chiu
Thomas Oliphant's, "Deck the Halls"
Misheard Lyrics:
Deck your balls with boughs of holly
Fa la la la la, la la la la
Original Lyrics:
Deck the halls with boughs of holly
Fa la la la la, la la la la

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