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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 Bad Reputation 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.

Freedy Johnston's, "Bad Reputation"
Misheard Lyrics:
Suddenly I'm on the street
Seven years distant, living on my feet
Original Lyrics:
Suddenly I'm on the street
Seven years disappear below my feet
Half Cocked's, "Bad Reputation"
Misheard Lyrics:
What the people say
Original Lyrics:
If they think I'm strange

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