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Song lyrics aren't supposed to be a fountain of perfect english, but on the other hand some are just so atrocious, they need to get called out. We're not looking for sentance fragments or the word ain't since there are too many instances to count.

Bad Grammar in Song Lyrics, Index

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

Adrian Lux's, "Teenage Crime"
The Lyrics:
We don't waste no precious time
Why:
Double negative
Submitted by: gyula
Lana Del Rey's, "Body Electric"
The Lyrics:
Jesus is my bestest friend.
Diamonds are my bestest friend.
Why:
Best is already a superlative word.
Submitted by: gyula

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ABBAPaula AbdulAC/DC
Bryan AdamsAdrian LuxAerosmith
AlabamaAlan Parsons ProjectAlan Thicke
Alice CooperAlice In ChainsAlicia Keys/Jay Z
The All-American RejectsAmericaAnne Murray
Tina Arena  
B
Backstreet BoysDan BairdBeach Boys
Beastie BoysThe BeatlesBeverly Ann Gibson
BeyonceBig DaddyBill Anderson
Billy JoelThe Birthday MassacreBjörk
Black SabbathBlurBo Diddley
Karla BonoffPat BooneBread
Breaking BenjaminBrooklyn BridgeBrooks & Dunn
Chris Brownbryan adams 
C
Cage The ElephantCara DillonEric Carmen
The CarpentersJohnny CashCast of 'Hello, Dolly!'
Cast of 'Oklahoma'Cast of 'The Little Mermaid'Cast of "Wicked"
Ray CharlesCheap TrickCher
Chris Brown ft. Benny BenassiChris NormanChristina Milian
Eric ClaptonClay AikenDavid Allan Coe
Natalie ColePaula ColeCollective Soul
Phil CollinsCommercialCommodores
Rita CoolidgeCreamCreedence Clearwater Revival
Jim CroceChristopher CrossCrowded House
Cypress Hill  
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Dance Dance RevolutionDan FogelbergDeacon Blue
Deep PurpleLana Del ReyJohn Denver
DevoNeil DiamondDio
Dion and the BelmontsLonnie DoneganThe Doors
DrakeDr. Dre ft. EminemDream Academy
Dr. HookDuke Ellington Duran Duran
Bob Dylan  
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Earth, Wind & FireEddie Rabbitt & Crystal GayleElmo & Patsy
Elton JohnElvis PresleySara Evans
EverclearExtreme 
F
Fall Out BoyFatlipFeeder
FergieFlo RidaDan Fogelberg
ForeignerThe Four SeasonsThe Four Tops
Frankie ValliMichael FranksThe Fray
Freedom CallLefty FrizzellFun
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Gaelic StormGeorge ThorogoodGerry & The Pacemakers
GillGood CharlotteGreen Bloodied Hound Dogs
Green DayLee GreenwoodGroovejet (Sohpie Ellis Bextor)
Guns N' RosesGwen Stefani 
H
HalseyGeorge HarrisonRolf Harris
Sophie B. HawkinsHeartDon Henley
High InergyThe HighwaymenHinder
Rupert HolmesHootie & The BlowfishHot Chelle Rae
House Of PainHous Of Pain 
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INXS  
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Jackson 5Jackson FiveMichael Jackson
The Jeff Healey BandJennifer HudsonJerry Butler
JetJ. Geils BandBilly Joel
John Denver & The MuppetsElton JohnJohnny PayCheck
Jonas BlueLouis JordanJustin Timberlake
K
Kate NashKatharine McPheeKe$ha
Toby KeithKelly ClarksonKenny Rogers
Alicia KeysKid RockThe Killers
Andy KimB.B. KingSean Kingston
KoЯnKool & The GangKorn
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Lady GagaLamb Of GodLarry Gatlin
Peggy LeeJohn LennonLittle Anthony & The Imperials
Little Caesar & the RomansLittle River BandLiz Phair
Lisa LoebKenny LogginsJennifer Lopez
LordeLouis Jordan 
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Madame XMadonnaMamas & Papas
Manfred MannBarry ManilowMarcie Blane
Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr.Bruno MarsDean Martin
John MayerPaul McCartneyPaul McCartney & Wings
Tim McGrawDon McLeanMeat Loaf
MelanieMelanie MartinezMetallica
Lee MichaelsMike PosnerRonnie Milsap
Nicki MinajThe Moody BluesJason Mraz
My Chemical Romance  
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New Kids On The BlockNickelbackMaxine Nightingale
Night Ranger'N Sync 
O
Sinead O'ConnorJamie O'NealOne Direction
Tony Orlando & DawnOrleansJoan Osborne
Bachman Turner OverdriveOzzy Ozzbourne 
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Ray Parker, Jr.Paul McCartney & WingsPaul McCartney & WIngs
Paul McCatney and WingsPerformerKaty Perry
Pet Shop BoysPhil VassarPhish
PinkPink FloydThe Police
The PresetsElvis PresleyJohn Prine
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Queen  
R
Rage Against the MachineBonnie RaittLou Rawls
Ray Parker JrRebecca BlackRed Hot Chili Peppers
Relient KR.E.M.Rex Harrison (in My Fair Lady)
Rhythm CorpsRihannaRob Thomas
Diana RossRush 
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Sally OldfieldSalt n PepaSammy Davis, Jr.
The SandpipersThe SaturdaysSavage Garden
Boz ScaggsSecret Secret Dino ClubShaggy
She & HimCarly SimonPaul Simon
Jessica SimpsonFrank SinatraNancy Sinatra
Skid RowSly and the Family StoneSmashmouth
Will SmithSnow PatrolJordin Sparks
Britney SpearsRegina SpektorSpin Doctors
Bruce SpringsteenRingo StarrSteely Dan
Steve MillerSteve Miller BandStephen Stills
Stone Temple PilotsSublimeSum 41
System of a Down  
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Taylor SwiftTears for FearsTenacious D
The Bee GeesTheme SongsThe Rolling Stones
The ScenicThe Ting TingsThe Vaselines
The WizzThree Dog NightTiffany
TimbalandJustin TimberlakeTLC
The ToadiesTommy James & The ShondellsTommy Tutone
Tom Petty & The HeartbreakersT-pain Traditional
Tragically HipTrainJohn Travolta and Olivia Newton-John
TrioIke & Tina TurnerTheme Songs
Shania Twain  
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Vanilla Ice  
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John WaiteWaylon JenningsWesley Willis
white zombieAndy WilliamsRobbie Williams
Amy Winehouse  
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YesYing Yang Twins feat. Wyclef Jean

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