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1960s
Len Barry's, "1-2-3"
Misheard Lyrics:
NBC
Original Lyrics:
ABC
The Toys', "A Lover’s Concerto"
Misheard Lyrics:
Burned high up in a tree
Original Lyrics:
Bird high up in a tree
Tommy James and the Shondells', "Crystal Blue Persuasion"
Misheard Lyrics:
Love, love is the answer (ooh, ooh)
And that's a lie.
Original Lyrics:
Love, love is the answer (ooh, ooh)
And that's all right.
 
1970s
Cast of Evita's, "Rainbow High"
Misheard Lyrics:
I want to be rain or shine
Original Lyrics:
I wanna be rainbow high
Daniel Boone's, "Beautiful Sunday"
Misheard Lyrics:
Birds are singing, blow by my side
Original Lyrics:
Birds are singing, you by my side
Giorgio Moroder's, "From Here to Eternity"
Misheard Lyrics:
From here to maternity
Original Lyrics:
From here to eternity
Hot Chocolate's, "A Child's Prayer"
Misheard Lyrics:
Is that why half the world is starting?
Original Lyrics:
Is that why half the world is starving?
Hot Chocolate's, "Brother Louie"
Misheard Lyrics:
Movie, movie, movie, movie
Original Lyrics:
Louie, Louie, Louie, Louie
Hot Chocolate's, "Cheri Babe"
Misheard Lyrics:
I wish I had a hard-ball stone
Original Lyrics:
I wish I had a heart of stone
Hot Chocolate's, "Don't Stop It Now"
Misheard Lyrics:
Your lips are warning like a fire
Original Lyrics:
Your lips are warmer than a fire
Hot Chocolate's, "Heaven is in the Back Seat of My Cadillac"
Misheard Lyrics:
Que sera
Original Lyrics:
Can't stand it
Hot Chocolate's, "I Believe (in Love)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Making me strung
Original Lyrics:
Making me strong
Hot Chocolate's, "I'll Put You Together Again"
Misheard Lyrics:
Put down your fabric
Original Lyrics:
Put down your tablets
Hot Chocolate's, "Man to Man"
Misheard Lyrics:
Cheap perfume
Original Lyrics:
She's confused
Hot Chocolate's, "Put Your Love in Me"
Misheard Lyrics:
Tonight I wanna be in Paris
Original Lyrics:
Tonight I wanna be in heaven
Hot Chocolate's, "You'll Always Be a Friend"
Misheard Lyrics:
Is it time for me to show...
Original Lyrics:
Is it time for me to go...
Silver Convention's, "Fly, Robin, Fly"
Misheard Lyrics:
Why, mommy, why?
Original Lyrics:
Fly, Robin, fly
Supertramp's, "Breakfast in America"
Misheard Lyrics:
But the motherf***er can do
Original Lyrics:
But there's not a lot I can do
Misheard Lyrics:
Fighter
Original Lyrics:
Fire
 
1980s
10,000 Maniacs', "What's the Matter Here?"
Misheard Lyrics:
We live on Morbid Street
Original Lyrics:
We live on Morgan Street
ABC's, "Tears Are Not Enough"
Misheard Lyrics:
Tears for fields and fears
Original Lyrics:
Tears for shields and spears
Commercial's, "Andersen Windows"
Misheard Lyrics:
Come home to policy
Original Lyrics:
Come home to quality
Glenn Medeiros', "Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You"
Misheard Lyrics:
You wanna change my whole life, true
OR
If you wanna change my whole life, do
Original Lyrics:
The world may change my whole life through
Hot Chocolate's, "Are You Getting Enough Happiness?"
Misheard Lyrics:
Every time I open above
Original Lyrics:
Every time I open a book
Hot Chocolate's, "Chances"
Misheard Lyrics:
When all have lost fate in you
Original Lyrics:
When all have lost faith in you
Hot Chocolate's, "Girl Crazy"
Misheard Lyrics:
That's all I see
Original Lyrics:
That's all I seek
Hot Chocolate's, "I Gave You My Heart (Didn't I)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Barney
Original Lyrics:
Darling
Hot Chocolate's, "No Doubt About It"
Misheard Lyrics:
Came into my feud
Original Lyrics:
Came into my view
Hot Chocolate's, "Tears on the Telephone"
Misheard Lyrics:
How did you
Original Lyrics:
How could you
Hot Chocolate's, "What Kinda Boy You Looking For (Girl)"
Misheard Lyrics:
They say I'm not your guy
Original Lyrics:
They say I'm not your kind
Jack Wagner's, "All I Need"
Misheard Lyrics:
Kissing you is not what I had banned
or
Kissing you is not what I had panned
Original Lyrics:
Kissing you is not what I had planned
Movie Scripts', "The Shining"
Misheard Lyrics:
Tony, I'm spared
Original Lyrics:
Tony, I'm scared
The Cult's, "She Sells Sanctuary"
Misheard Lyrics:
And those heads that turn, make my crack burn
Original Lyrics:
And those heads that turn, make my back burn
 
1990s
Armand Van Helden's, "Funk Phenomenon"
Misheard Lyrics:
The poop banana.
Original Lyrics:
Funk phenomenon
Bon Jovi's, "Always"
Misheard Lyrics:
Now I'm drowning in the floor
Original Lyrics:
Now I'm drowning in the flood
Meat Loaf's, "I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)"
Misheard Lyrics:
And sometimes you're parking nice
Original Lyrics:
And sometimes you're carved in ice
Movie Scripts', "Casper"
Misheard Lyrics:
Visa cake
Original Lyrics:
Piece of cake
Movie Scripts', "Mr. Holland’s Opus"
Misheard Lyrics:
You’re not Sebastian Bach
Original Lyrics:
Johann Sebastian Bach
No Doubt's, "Don't Speak"
Misheard Lyrics:
I know what you're singing
Original Lyrics:
I know what you're thinking
Toni Braxton's, "I Belong to You"
Misheard Lyrics:
I wouldn't shave
Original Lyrics:
I wouldn't change
Toni Braxton's, "I Love Me Some Him"
Misheard Lyrics:
Another man will ever do
Original Lyrics:
Another man will never do
Toni Braxton's, "You Mean the World to Me"
Misheard Lyrics:
Why I should not leave you
Original Lyrics:
Why I should believe you
 
2000s
All Saints', "Pure Shores"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm intrigued, damn unsure
Original Lyrics:
I'm intrigued, I'm unsure
All Saints', "Pure Shores"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's pulling you, my dear, out of reach
Original Lyrics:
It's calling you, my dear, out of reach
Creed's, "One Last Breath"
Misheard Lyrics:
Holding out
Original Lyrics:
Hold me now
Jimmy Eat World's, "Big Casino"
Misheard Lyrics:
(Them say)
Original Lyrics:
(They'll say)
Toni Braxton's, "Just Be a Man About It"
Misheard Lyrics:
You know just for tonight
Original Lyrics:
You know just for the night
 
2010s
Michael Buble's, "Haven’t Met You Yet"
Misheard Lyrics:
I just haven’t missed you yet
Original Lyrics:
I just haven’t met you yet
OneRepublic's, "Counting Stars"
Misheard Lyrics:
And I don't think the world is sold, we're just doing what we're told
(Later)
I could deny, could deny, could deny
(Later)
Sing in the river, the lessons are learned
Original Lyrics:
And I don't think the world is sold on just doing what we're told
(Later)
I couldn't lie, couldn't lie, couldn't lie
(Later)
Sink in the river the lessons I've learned
The Script's, "Rain"
Misheard Lyrics:
You left with no warning and took the sun from my life
Original Lyrics:
You left with no warning and took the summer from my life

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