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Misheard Song Lyrics -> Stories -> Junior Walker and the All-Stars

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.

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Nothing But Soul: Singles 1962-1983 album at Amazon.com
The Misheard Lyrics:
We gonna bake potatoes
We gonna pick tomatoes
The Real Lyrics:
We gonna, dig potatoes
We gonna, pick tomatoes
The Story: I asked my daughter if I heard her right - Did I hear you sing "We gonna bake potatoes
We gonna pick tomatoes" She said no, mom, it's "We gonna bake potatoes
We gonna dig tomatoes" - Submitted by: LH

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