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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 IGY (What A Beautiful World) 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.

Donald Fagen's, "IGY (What A Beautiful World)"
Misheard Lyrics:
On a train of red, white, and glitter
Original Lyrics:
On a train, all graphite and glitter
Donald Fagen's, "IGY (What A Beautiful World)"
Misheard Lyrics:
On that tree of graphite and glitter.
Original Lyrics:
On that train all graphite and glitter.
Donald Fagen's, "IGY (What a Beautiful World)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Just machines will make big decisions
Programmed by fellas with the cash and some vision.
Original Lyrics:
A just machine to make big decisions
Programmed by fellows with compassion and vision.

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