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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 Hold Back The Night 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.

The Trammps', "Hold Back The Night"
Misheard Lyrics:
Old Mac, the Knife
Turned on the lights.
Original Lyrics:
Hold back the night
Turn on the lights.
The Trammps', "Hold Back the Night"
Misheard Lyrics:
Hold back tonight
Original Lyrics:
Hold back the night

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