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Misheard Song Lyrics -> Stories -> Camille Winbush

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. For more information about the misheard lyrics available on this site, please read our FAQ.

This page contains a list of the songs that have stories about their misheard lyrics submitted.

Song names are sorted by first letter, excluding A and The. This is sorted by song title only, not by song title and performer. So if two different performers preformed the same song, you'll see misheard lyrics for both on the same page (provided the song title was spelt the same both times, and misheard lyrics have been submitted for both!).

Camille Winbush's, "The Night Before Christmas"
The Misheard Lyrics:
And then all the stockings had turned into jerks.
The Real Lyrics:
And filled all the stockings, then turned with a jerk.
The Story: I bought a CD called "No Way! It's Like So Christmas" (by various artists). I had gone to another room when I heard these particular lyrics playing. The misheard version was definitely what it sounded like. Later when I played it again and stayed in the same room to listen, the pronunciation (of the song generally) was not exceedingly clear, but I was able to make out the correct lyrics (to this line at least). - Submitted by: Amber Wayland
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