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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.

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!).

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Here's a couple of the most recent entries...

Berlin's, "Take My Breath Away"
The Misheard Lyrics:
Take my brake away
The Real Lyrics:
Take my breath away
The Story: Guys meeting around a keg of beer - with Top Gun on the DVD player -
"The Girl looks shy" - Submitted by: Ver Doreil
Seals & Crofts', "Summer Breeze"
The Misheard Lyrics:
Feel the arms of fate out to hold me
The Real Lyrics:
Feel the arms that reach out to hold me
The Story: I think the lyrics that I misheard, made me feel the song had a deeper meaning than what may have been intended. - Submitted by: Mike Hotter

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