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A spoonerism occurs when the first letters or syllables of two or more words get swapped. The term spoonerism is named in honor of the Reverend William Archibald Spooner whose students used to write down all the instances of spoonerisms that he made. This page focuses on spoonerisms in song titles.

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Entries Beginning with N

"Cashville Gnats," The Lovin' Spoonful originally "Nashville Cats"
Naomi Swanson
"The Bead To Knee," Jim Weatherly originally "The Need To Be"
Etta James Taylor Swift
"Do Non-Trance," The Pointer Sisters originally "Neutron Dance"
Lou Quilson
"Never Spin To Bane," Three Dog Night originally "Never Been To Spain"
Allison O'Silla
"Never Gonna Get You Low," Sergio Mendes originally "Never Gonna Let You Go"
Julia Cox
"Never Get Her Low," David Gates originally "Never Let Her Go"
Tabitha Cartwright
"Never Get Me Low," Family Force 5 originally "Never Let Me Go"
Jessica Bielzebub
"Never Get You Low," Third Eye Blind originally "Never Let You Go"
Leanne Cantrell(not to fret; relling is overrated)
"Lever Nigh," Immature originally "Never Lie"
Penelope Beckinsale
"Sever On A Nun Day," Chordettes originally "Never On A Sunday"
Watch out all you priests, the nuns are violent!
Peter
"Sever Ned," Liz Phair originally "Never Said"
Messy!
She
"Never Burn Tack," Al Hibbler originally "Never Turn Back"
[correction to previous entry]
Caroline Vale
"New Gauge Earl," Deadeye Dick originally "New Age Girl"
Joe Cocker Spaniel
"Rue Nose," The Damned originally "New Rose"
Mary Byram
"Sue Knoll," Yael Naim originally "New Soul"
How could one sue a knoll?
Allison O'Silla
"Who Way Gnome," Foo Fighters originally "New Way Home"
Lizzie
"New Curled Woman," Mama Cass originally "New World Comin'"
Diana Jasper
"Dew Nears, Yay," U2 originally "New Year's Day"
Nigel Shave Cream
"Text You Knew," Jordin Sparks originally "Next To You"
Gretchen Wieners
"Text Knew You," Jordin Sparks originally "Next To You"
Gretchen Wieners
"Nice Lies Finish Gast," Green Day originally "Nice Guys Finish Last"
Lizzie
"Kick Knave Dolls," Bongwater originally "Nick Cave Dolls"
Bruce Curb
"Fight Never," The Bee Gees originally "Night Fever"
Philip Eno
"NIght Is Haulin' In My Fart," Diamond Rio originally "NIght Is Fallin' In My Heart"
Carmen Mistletoe
"Bo Dig Neil," Love And Rockets originally "No Big Deal"
Cape Canaveral Lavigne
"Low Debtor To Neigh," Hank Snow originally "No Letter Today"
Job Lowe
"Toe Netter Delay," Hank Snow originally "No Letter Today"
Job Lowe
"No Debtor To Lay," Hank Snow originally "No Letter Today"
Job Lowe
"Mo Nursy," Nils Lofgren originally "No Mercy"
Dogniss Everdeen
"Oh, Noon At Mall," The Ames Brothers originally "No Moon At All"
Regina Haniger
"Roe Nor Mane," Kylie Minogue originally "No More Rain"
It's neither fish eggs nor horse's mane.
Andy Gibb's Free Energy
"No Sore Morrow," Linkin Park originally "No More Sorrow"
Lizzie
"Mo Tour Nears (Enough Is Enough)," Barbra Streisand & Donna Summer originally "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)"
Peter
"No Bun Is Too Lame," Howard Jones originally "No One Is To Blame"
Eva Shortoria
"Woe, Nun Is To Blame," Howard Jones originally "No One Is To Blame"
Gretchen Wieners
"Blow One Is To Name," Howard Jones originally "No One Is To Blame"
Gretchen Wieners
"So Neon Pig," Sporty Thievz originally "No Pigeons"
Bungee Jumping Jack Flash Gordon Lightfoot
"Pro Nide," Green Day originally "No Pride"
Lizzie
"Po' Nun Intended," The Hives originally "No Pun Intended"
"Po' " an in short for "poor"
Lou Quilson
"No Loads Reft," Linkin Park originally "No Roads Left"
Lizzie
"Row Nodes Left," Linkin Park originally "No Roads Left"
Lizzie
"Moe, Son Of Nine," Genesis originally "No Son Of Mine"
First son of nine since Heimdall
Blake DeKalb
"So, Nun Of Mine," Genesis originally "No Son Of Mine"
Sheena Weston
"Toe Nears," James Blunt originally "No Tears"
Garrison
"To Nell, Lover," Chicago originally "No Tell Lover"
Sutch
"Boa, Grill We Your Nave," The Acacia Strain originally "Noah WIll Be Your Grave"
Pirates Of Penn's Uncles
"Boa Will Knee Your Grave," The Acacia Strain originally "Noah WIll Be Your Grave"
Kind of oxymoron for a boa to knee anything!
Pirates Of Penn's Uncles
"Woe, Noddy Bins," Radney Foster originally "Nobody Wins"
Noddy = a dark colored type of Tern
Fiscal Cliff Richard
"Bo Nody Wins," Kris Kristofferson originally "Nobody Wins"
Sutch
"Hot Numbing Comb," Maroon 5 originally "Not Coming Home"
Tracy Frummond
"Hot Coming Gnome," Maroon 5 originally "Not Coming Home"
Lizzie
"Not A Stuff To Neigh," Carolyn Dawn Johnson originally "Not Enough To Stay"
Justin B. Burr
"Mott Bent To Knee," Theory Of A Deadman originally "Not Meant To Be"
Consuela Sanchez
"Not Bent To Me," Theory Of A Deadman originally "Not Meant To Be"
Regina Haniger
"Not To Tongue, Not You Old," Aaron Carter originally "Not Too Young, Not Too Old"
Cape Canaveral Lavigne
"Nothing Greets A Late Bear Of Peg's," Commercial originally "Nothing Beats A Great Pair Of L'Eggs"
Kristin Hadley's Boyfriend
"Gnaw Your Gown," Basshunter originally "Now You're Gone"
U. Carrie Oats
"Row Here To Nun," Martha & the Vandellas originally "Nowhere To Run"
Peter
"Lit Bush Nitty Summits," Tina Turner originally "Nutbush City Limits"
Helga Lor
"Lit Bush Nutty Summits," Tina Turner originally "Nutbush City Limits"
Helga Lor

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