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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. 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!).

Sausalito Summernight album at
Diesel's, "Sausalito Summer Nights"
The Misheard Lyrics:
Bwau bwau bwauuuuuuuuuu........
The Real Lyrics:
All aboard!
The Story: The sung words sound like they're distorted electronically in some way - either through a talk box, vocoder, filter or even a synthesizer. - Submitted by: Nuclear Free Zoner
Diesel's, "Sausalito Summernight"
The Misheard Lyrics:
Spend it on a Rambler with a wormhole in the tank.
The Real Lyrics:
Spend it on a Rambler with a whirlpool in the tank.
The Story: I think someone with a sci-fi obsession heard wormhole here. Sounds like whirlpool to me. - Submitted by: Eartight

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