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 -> "Marsupials"

Original Song Title:

"Sussudio"

Original Performer:

Phil Collins

Parody Song Title:

"Marsupials"

Parody Written by:

the_conqueror_of_parodies

The Lyrics

Pouched mammals. I think they're kinda cool, thus a parody. Obviously. Enjoy!
Of all the crazy creature ki-i-inds
Well, I fi-i-ind mar-marsupials, oh-oh
Are recurring thoughts in my brai-ai-ain
Wait, that may seem weird, let me explai-ai-ain
Mar-marsupia-a-als, whoa-oh-oh

Oh, possums, bilbies and don't dare
Call the koala a "bea-ear"
Because they're not, get it right
Amazing beasts, of them you might have heard
Mar-marsupials, must spread the word, oh
Mar-marsupia-a-als

With a pouch to hold their you-ou-oung
"Joeys" what they're called, so-o-on
Mar-marsupials, oh-oh
Ooh, pygmy, brushtail, honey or stri-i-iped
Possums, so many ki-i-inds
Mar-mar-marsupia-a-als, oh-oh-oh

Ah, I always love to read about
Which ones are endangered, how I can help ou-ou-out
The 'net or books, lots of info there
Anyone who says they're weird, well, they're a jerk
Mar-marsupials, love them, you heard, oh
M-mar-m-marsupia-a-als, oh-oh

Ah, love wallabie-ies, sweet as pie
Guess I'm an Australidelphia nerd
Mar-marsupials, I'm a total nerd, oh
M-mar-m-marsupia-a-als, I'm a complete nerd, oh
Mar-marsupia-a-als, an utter nerd, oh
M-mar-m-marsupia-a-als, oh-oh-oh, oh oh

I'll spread the word
Of what-what, what things I've learned, ooh-hoo (ah-ha-ha)
Since I'm a nerd
M-mar-m-marsupials (ah-ha-ha)
Mar-marsupials
Ah, mar-marsupials (ah-ha-ha)
Mar-marsupials, super, y'all
Mar-marsupials (ah-ha-ha)

Things I have learned (ah-ha-ha)
Mar-marsupials
Of things furred, oh (ah-ha-ha)
With pouches, word

Australidelphia is the superorder that covers all of the marsupials in Australasia and one species in South America. The rest are in Ameridelphia, which is just opossums, which is pronounced the same as possums despite being different species and on different continents and English is just a stupid language, I don't think that's a controversial statement, am I right?

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: 5.0
Overall Rating: 5.0

Total Votes: 8

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
 0
 0
 
 5   8
 8
 8
 

User Comments

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

Reader - March 26, 2015 - Report this comment
Beat parody of the day, YAY, 5s!!!
Jonathan - March 26, 2015 - Report this comment
I think parody writing maybe your true Collins! 5's
? - March 26, 2015 - Report this comment
The best parody EVER to appear on this site. Fantastic use of the title in the song. You could give Below Average Dave a run for his money!

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/80s/philcollins75.shtml For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 414