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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 Wanna Get Next to You 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.

Rose Royce's, "I Wanna Get Next to You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Why must you be on time?
Original Lyrics:
Why must you be unkind?
It's better to be on time than it is to be unkind. ;-D

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