Some songs have titles that aren't used in the lyrics, and end up becoming better known for their lyrics than their title. Bob Dylan's "Rainy Day Women #12 & 35" is better known for the refrain "Everybody must get stoned" than it is for the title.
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|'Weird Al' Yankovic||Truck Drivin' Song||An oft repeated line is "I'm drivin' a truck, drivin' a truck." In some lines "big ol' " is inserted before the second occurrence of "truck". But the title "Truck Drivin' Song" never occurs in the lyrics. - Carmen Nunki|
|...and Oceans||I Wish I Was Pregnant||I Wish I Was Pregnant is not in the lyrics - weirdkid106|
|...and Oceans||Of Devlish Tongues||Of Devlish Tongues is not in the lyrics - weirdkid106|
|...and Oceans||Mechanic Hippie||Mechanic Hippie is not in the lyrics - weirdkid106|
|...and Oceans||Acid Sex And Marble Teeth (You-Phoria)||Acid Sex And Marble Teeth (You-Phoria) is not in the lyrics - weirdkid106|
|10 Years||11:00 AM (Daydreamer)||One lyrics does mention a "daydreamer's nightmare," but the main title is never used. The chorus: "Brace yourself and give into the moment/ You've got nothing to lose/So what is your excuse?/Save yourself, your dying in slow motion/You got nothing to lose/So what's your excuse?" - Jonathan S.|
|10,000 Maniacs||Candy Everybody Wants||Although Natalie Merchant repeats 'candy' and the phrase, 'Give 'em what they want' several times during the song, the whole title is nowhere to be seen. - Vivian Advance|
|10cc||Dreadlock Holiday||I don't like reggae, I love it - DonaldG|
|1997||Curse Or Cure||Was it worth it now? With your hands in your pockets, you're crying out, "I am nothing without this!" - Katy|
|4 Non Blondes||What's Up?||The singer never asks "What's up?" Instead, she asks "What's going on?" - Brian Kelly|
|666||Apocalypse||Apocalypse is not in the lyrics - weirdkid106|
|The 88||At Least It Was Here||I can't count the reasons I should stay./One by one, they all just fade away. (Note: Theme song from "Community".) - Brian Kelly|
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