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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 Run Run Run 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.

Jo Jo Gunne's, "Run Run Run"
Misheard Lyrics:
Rode the charlie hew down to 47th
or
Rode the charlie horse down to 47th.
Original Lyrics:
Rode the trolley down to 47th.
Velvet Underground's, "Run Run Run"
Misheard Lyrics:
She would run, run, run, run
Take a Jagger, too
Run, run, run, run, run
Change is after you
Tell her what'd you do
Original Lyrics:
She would run, run, run, run, run,
Take a drag or two
Run, run, run, run, run
Gypsy, death and you
Tell you what you do
The Velvet Underground's, "Run Run Run"
Misheard Lyrics:
You gotta run, run, run, run, run
Jigga Jagga Joo
orYou gotta run, run, run, run, run
Take your jacket too
Original Lyrics:
You gotta run, run, run, run, run
Take a drag or two
Jo Jo Gunne's, "Run, Run, Run"
Misheard Lyrics:
Ride, ride, ride
Original Lyrics:
Run, run, run
Velvet Underground's, "Run, Run, Run"
Misheard Lyrics:
Run, run, run, run, run
Take a jacket too
You better run, run, run, run, run
Take Fifth Avenue.
Original Lyrics:
Run, run, run, run, run
Take a drag or two
You better run, run, run, run, run
Gypsy death and you.
The Velvet Underground's, "Run, Run, Run"
Misheard Lyrics:
You gotta run, run, run, run, run take your jacket too
You gotta run, run, run, run, run chase the death in you
Original Lyrics:
You gotta run, run, run, run, run take a drag or too
You gotta run, run, run, run, run gypsy death in you
Velvet Underground's, "Run, Run, Run"
Misheard Lyrics:
You gotta run, run, run, run, run
Take Fifth Avenue.
Original Lyrics:
You gotta run, run, run, run, run
Take a drag or two.
The Third Rail's, "Run, Run, Run"
Misheard Lyrics:
You tie your tie like you hang your boots.
Original Lyrics:
You tie your tie like a hangman's noose.
This one-hit wonder from 1967 features the vocals of co-writer Joey Levine, who later went on to fame as the lead vocalist of the Ohio Express. He was also the vocalist on Reunion's only hit , 'Life is a Rock (But the Radio Rolled Me)' and on numerous commercial jingles.

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