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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 I Knew You When 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.

Linda Ronstadt's, "I Knew You When"
Misheard Lyrics:
Nanny you when you were lonely
Original Lyrics:
I knew you when you were lonely.

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