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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 Great Southern Land 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.

Icehouse's, "Great Southern Land"
Misheard Lyrics:
Sitting on a rainy day down in Harlem
Watching as the grey clouds shouting the bay.
Original Lyrics:
City on a rainy day down in the harbour
Watching as the grey clouds shadow the bay.

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