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Jeff Barry/Ja'net DuBois', "Movin' On Up (Theme From 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
We're moving on up, to the sky.
Original Lyrics:
We're moving on up, to the East Side.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme From The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
A tin can apartment in the sky
Original Lyrics:
A deluxe apartment in the sky
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme From The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
It took a whole lot of too-rye-ay
Just to get up that hill.
Original Lyrics:
It took a whole lot of tryin'
Just to get up that hill.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme From The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Long sweet lips, a-chewing me, baby.
Original Lyrics:
As long as we live, it's you and me, baby.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme From The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Now we're up in the big league
Gettin' our turnips up.
Original Lyrics:
Now we're up in the big league
Gettin' our turn at bat.
Janet Dubois', "Movin' On Up (Theme From The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Took a whole lotta through our hands
Just to get up that hill.
Original Lyrics:
It took a whole lot of tryin'
Just to get up that hill.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme From The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
We're Movin' on up, Judy's High. She's finally got a piece of my mind
Original Lyrics:
We're movin' on up, to the East Side. We've finally got a piece of the pie
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme From The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
We're movin on up, to these skies.
Original Lyrics:
We're movin' on up, to the East Side.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
As long as sweet lips are chewin' me, baby
Original Lyrics:
As long as we live, it's you and me, baby.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
As long as we're livin', chewin' meat baby
Original Lyrics:
As long as we live, it's you 'n' me baby.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
Bees don't buzz by the grill.
Original Lyrics:
Beans don't burn on the grill.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen.
Peas don't turn on the grill.
It took a whole lot of trainin' to get up that hill.
But now were up in the big seas
And it's are tune for a hat. or
Feet don't fry in the kitchen.
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry on the kitchen.
Beans don't burn on the grill.
It took a whole lot of tryin' just to get up that hill.
Now were up in the big leagues.
Gettin' our turn at bat.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
Birds don't pee on the grill
It took a whole lot of trainin' to get up that hill
But now we're up in the big seas
And it's are tune for a hat.
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry on the kitchen
Beans don't burn on the grill
It took a whole lot of tryin'just to get up that hill
Now were up in the big leagues
Gettin' our turn at bat.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
Long sweet lips, chewin' me baby.
Original Lyrics:
As long as we live, it's you 'n' me baby.
Theme song's, "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
Long, sweet lips, chewin me baby
Ain't nothin' wrong with luck
Original Lyrics:
As long as we live, it's you and me, baby
Ain't nothin' wrong with that
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
Movin' on up
To the top.
Original Lyrics:
Moving on up
To the East Side.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
Now we're up in the big leagues
Gettin' our turn at last.
Original Lyrics:
Now we're up in the Big League
Gettin' our turn at bat.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
To A.D. They left their partners in the sky.
Bees don't burn in the kitchen. Please don't burn a gorilla!
Dig a hole, try again, just to get up and hilla!
Double you up in the big leagues. Gettin' my turn at bat.
Long speed limp, you're sure mean baby, ain't nothin wrong with that word.
Original Lyrics:
To a deluxe apartment in the sky.
Beans don't burn in the kitchen, fish don't burn on the grill.
Took a whole lot of trying just to get up the hill.
Now we're up in the big leagues, getting my turn at bat.
As long as we live it's you and me baby and there ain't nothing wrong with that, we're...
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
To the peanuts and possum in the sky
Original Lyrics:
To a deluxe apartment in the sky
Jeff Barry/Ja'net DuBois', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
Took a whole lotta truckin'
Just to get up that hill.
Original Lyrics:
Took a whole lotta tryin'
Just to get up that hill.
Jeff Barry/Ja'net DuBois', "Movin' On Up (Theme from 'The Jeffersons')"
Misheard Lyrics:
We're movin' on up, to this high.
Original Lyrics:
We're movin' on up, to the East Side.
Theme songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Dish don't burn in the kitchen
Please don't burn on the grill
Took a whole lot of too-ra-ay
Just to get up that hill.
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
Beans don't burn on the grill
Took a whole lot of tryin'
Just to get up that hill.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fish don''t fry on the griddle
Beans don't burn on the grill.
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
Beans don't burn on the grill.
Theme Song's, "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
Peas don't turn on the grill.
It took a whole lot of trainin' to get up that hill.
But now were up in the big seas
and its are tune for a hat
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry on the kitchen
Beans don't burn on the grill
It took a whole lot of tryin to get me up that hill.
Now were up in the big leaagues
Gettin' our turn at bat
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
a Beanstone burn on the grill
Took a whole lotta Too-rye ale just to get up that hill
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
meat's gonna burn on the grill
Took a whole lotta trying just to get up that hill.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen.
Beans don't burn on the grill.
Took a whole lotta tour-ra-in just to get up that hill.
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen.
Beans don't burn on the grill.
Took a whole lotta tryin'. Just to get up that hill.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
Beans don't burn on the grill
Took a hole out a two eyed hen
Just to fix up that meal.
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
Beans don't burn on the grill
Took a whole lotta tryin'
Just to get up that hill.
Theme Song's, "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fists don't fly in the kitchen
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
Theme song's, "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Limestone fry in the kitchen
Dingdongs burn on the grill.
Original Lyrics:
Fish don't fry in the kitchen
Beans don't burn on the grill.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Moving on up, to designer.
Original Lyrics:
Moving on up, to the east side.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Moving on up
to decide.
Original Lyrics:
Moving on up, to the East Side.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Now we're up in the big leagues, wearin' our turtleneck vest.
Original Lyrics:
Now we're up in the big leagues, gettin' our turn at bat.
Theme Songs', "Movin' On Up (Theme from The Jeffersons)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Took a hole out of two right hands
Just to get up that hill.
Original Lyrics:
Took a whole lot of trying
Just to get up that hill.
Ed's Note: 'Trying' is pronounced in the song with three syllables (tru-eye-in').

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