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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 A Different World (theme song) 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.

Phoebe Snow's, "A Different World (theme song)"
Misheard Lyrics:
If we ditch it we can take
Original Lyrics:
If we dish it we can take
Phoebe Snow performed the theme song in its first season. In its second season, the more recognizable version was performed by Aretha Franklin, followed by Boyz II Men in its sixth and final season.

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