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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 Powderfinger 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.

Neil Young's, "Powderfinger"
Misheard Lyrics:
Look out mama there's a white boy comin' up the river.
Original Lyrics:
Look out mama there's a white boat comin' up the river
Neil Young's, "Powderfinger"
Misheard Lyrics:
When the first shot hit the dog, I saw it coming.
Original Lyrics:
When the first shot hit the dock, I saw it coming.

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