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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 Who Threw The Overalls in Mrs. Murphy's Chowder 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.

Bing Crosby's, "Who Threw The Overalls in Mrs. Murphy's Chowder"
Misheard Lyrics:
He jumped up on the pie and oh!
And loudly he did shout
Original Lyrics:
He jumped upon the pi-a-no
and loudly he did shout
"Piano" was sung with emphasis on the "pi" as in pie-a-no.

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