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 -> "Nothin' But Some Reform (DMCA Protest Song)"

Original Song Title:

"Nothin' But A Good Time"

Original Performer:


Parody Song Title:

"Nothin' But Some Reform (DMCA Protest Song)"

Parody Written by:


The Lyrics

Don't you hate it when you click on a link to a video and it says, "This video contains content from so-and-so, who has blocked it in your country on copyright grounds"? Or when a video you liked is removed for copyright? I hate it too. I actually rate Bill Clinton's signing the bill into law as his worst action ever, more damaging than the Lewinsky scandal! And when I found out that the Digital Millenniums Copyright Act is actually being abused by major music corporations, I decided that something must be done. I think we should repeal this law and replace it with one that says you can use music if you have paid for it. I have written this parody right before I leave for my Costa Rican vacation. Wish me luck!
Now listen
There are some videos I liked
But YouTube was forced to take them down
Saying someone has blocked it in the States
On some stupid "copyright grounds"
I know they're abusing the DMCA
We gotta get a change from this rampant blocking
They should let us use it if we paid
If you could hear me think this is what I'd say

Don't need nothin' but some reform
Time to change the law
Ain't lookin' for nothin' but some reform
Together let's all right this wrong

CEOs spend their money on women and wine
So you can't trust them handling copyrights
Now take a look at the shape YouTube's in
'Cause they take stuff down every now and then
I know they're abusing the DMCA
We gotta get a change from this clear corruption
They should let us use it if we paid
If you could hear me think this is what I'd say


You see I raise a toast to all of us
Whose unique videos were removed
If artistic freedom is such a crime
Then, mega-corps, the problem's with you!
Here's to YouTube!

(Chorus 3x)
Just to underscore my point, I give you permission to videotape yourself singing this parody and put it on YouTube.

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

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: 4.5
How Funny: 3.0
Overall Rating: 4.0

Total Votes: 2

Voting Breakdown

The following represent how many people voted for each category.

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

User Comments

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

Raise The Reform Flag - June 25, 2012 - Report this comment
DKTOS, so no vote, but you might wanna follow your friends in this at

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

Link To This Page

The address of this page is: For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 1128