Making fun of music, one song at a time. Since the year 2000.
Check out the two amIright misheard lyrics books including one book devoted to misheard lyrics of the 1980s.
(Toggle Right Side Navigation)

Song Parodies -> "Selfishness"

Original Song Title:

"Yesterday"

Original Performer:

The Beatles

Parody Song Title:

"Selfishness"

Parody Written by:

Lionel Mertens

The Lyrics

Selfishness...
At times we all seem so childish
When we do not get the things we wish
Oh, we don’t see our...
Selfishness


Naturally...
I’m not as bad as my kids can be
I’m sure that you would agree with me
Oh, selfishness comes...
Naturally


Life is so unfair
We should share our very best
Like the golden rule
But we’re full of selfishness


Selfishness,
‘ME’ is such and easy word to stress
And ‘I’ needs its own Park St. address
Where, ‘I’ can park its...
Selfishness


Why ‘ME’ over ‘YOU’
‘I’ don’t know ‘WE’ have to guess
‘I’ will always speak
When ‘I’ reeks of selfishness



Selfishness...
‘WE’ is but a token word expressed
When ‘I’ needs someone to fix its mess
Oh, ‘I’ believes in...
Selfishness

Me, me me, me, me, me me

Your Vote & Comment Counts

The parody authors spend a lot of time writing parodies for the website and they appreciate feedback in the form of votes and comments. Please take some time to leave a comment below about this parody.

Place Your Vote

 LittleLots
Matches Pace of
Original Song: 
How Funny: 
Overall Score: 



In order for your vote to count, you need to hit the 'Place Your Vote' button.
 

Voting Results

 
Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 4.8
Overall Rating: 4.8

Total Votes: 6

Voting Breakdown

The following represent how many people voted for each category.

    Pacing How Funny Overall Rating
 1   0
 0
 0
 
 2   0
 0
 0
 
 3   0
 0
 0
 
 4   0
 1
 1
 
 5   6
 5
 5
 

User Comments

Comments are subject to review, and can be removed by the administration of the site at any time and for any reason.

Patrick - April 20, 2010 - Report this comment
Without me, I am nothing at all.
Phil N - April 20, 2010 - Report this comment
Me, myself, and I like it
Michael Pacholek - April 20, 2010 - Report this comment
This parody is great. Why? Because I said so. I'll give you a five. On second thought, I'll keep it for myself. Get your own! (Don't worry, you will.)
Lionel Mertens - April 20, 2010 - Report this comment
Thanks for the positive comments and votes , Patrick, Phil, and Michael P.
Meriadoc - April 21, 2010 - Report this comment
Started out a little slow, but fourth verse made me laugh out loud. It kept getting better from there. :)

The author of the parody has authorized comments, and wants YOUR feedback.

Link To This Page

The address of this page is: http://www.amiright.com/parody/60s/thebeatles2601.shtml For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 545