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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 The Sound Of Silence 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.

Simon And Garfunkel's, "The Sound Of Silence"
Misheard Lyrics:
And in the naked lad I saw.
Original Lyrics:
And in the naked light I saw.
Editor's note: The song was originally titled "Sounds of Silence" upon its original release, but later compilations titled it "Sound of Silence."
Simon And Garfunkel's, "The Sound Of Silence"
Misheard Lyrics:
And the sign said, the words of the prophets
Are written on the subway walls
Tiananmen falls.
Original Lyrics:
And the sign said, the words of the prophets
Are written on the subway walls
And tenement halls.
Simon and Garfunkel's, "The Sound of Silence"
Misheard Lyrics:
And the sign said, the worst sodding prophets
Are written on the subway walls
Original Lyrics:
And the sign said, the words of the prophets
Are written on the subway walls
Simon & Garfunkel's, "The Sound of Silence"
Misheard Lyrics:
Beneath the hollow of the "A" Street ramp
Original Lyrics:
beneath the halo of a street lamp
Simon & Garfunkel's, "The Sound of Silence"
Misheard Lyrics:
Take my horns and I'm an angry jew
Original Lyrics:
Take my arms that I might reach you

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