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 People Got To Be Free that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996.
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Gonna shout it from the mouth
Gonna shout it from the mountain
Jews should see, what a lovely, lovely world this could be
If everyone lerned to love one another.
You should see what a lovely, lovely world this could be
If everyone learned to love one another.
There was a man who was tryin' to sell me a helpin' hand
If there's a man who is down and needs a helpin' hand
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