Misheard 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 Arizona that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996.
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Air is golden, take off your Indian shoes.
Arizona, take off your Indian shoes.
Cherry soda, check out my rainbow shoes
Arizona, take off your rainbow shades
I will be graduatin'.
I will be guiding your way.
Perry Como, take off your rainbow shades.
Arizona, take off your rainbow shades.
Personal poster of Ponch and Cisco.
Post it up panchoed from old Francisco.
Post it up ponchoed from old Francisco.
Postin' a poster of Poncho and Cisco.
Posted it up from Pancho and Cisco
Postin a poster of Poncho and Cisco
Actually, Mark Lindsay's diction is pretty clear here. Only the second line of the last verse bothers me, and I've concluded that he flubbed that line. It sounds like: 'I will be guide your way' when he probably meant to sing 'I'll be there to guide your way' or 'I will guide your way.'
There is no one, chase off your Indian maids......
Arizona, cut off your Indian braids......
There is snow now.