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Song Parodies ->Authors -> Rick Cormier

Hello, Iím Rick Cormier. Iím a native New Englander, living in Woburn, MA. I have a wife and three daughters and, during the day, I sell electronic components. (Not stereo equipment but, all of the small components used inside of electronic equipment).

On weekends, I also do sound for Boston area comedians.

Music has always been of interest to me. I started playing guitar and singing lead vocals in original and cover bands about three decades ago. Vocal harmony was always a key element of any band I was in. The Beatles had the biggest impact on me musically. When synthesizers started to get cheaper and more sophisticated, I latched onto that technology and studied piano. I use PC software and a midi keyboard on most of the songs I record.

I have written many original songs but, got into parodies in 2000, when my best friend got married. He put me in charge of the music for his wedding reception (he had five different bands play) and, I thought it would be fun to roast him with a parody. I changed the lyrics to Sinatraís ďMy WayĒ to fit the circumstances and sang it live to a karaoke accompaniment. It was a big hit.

A couple of years later, another friend had a birthday and I wrote a parody for that occasion and, another one later for yet another friendís birthday. My friendís urged me to keep doing it so, in 2004, I wrote a few more and recorded them. I will be performing some of my parodies in comedy shows in the near future.

I discovered Amiright.com a couple of months ago (late March of 2005) and, posted the lyrics to a couple of those recorded parodies. The reaction was positive so I wrote some more and submitted them. Now, I canít seem to stop.

I would like to thank Chucky G. for hosting this looney bin. Itís a lot of fun for me to submit my material and, to read the parodies that others submit.

If any of you would like to chat, my email address is: ricloose@yahoo.com

Song Parodies -> Recordings

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Parody TitleOriginal SongOriginal PerformerSubmitted
CommandoFernandoABBA2007-10-16
It's Obama TimeIn the SummertimeMungo Jerry2008-12-10
You Ain't Screamed "Nelson" Yet!You Ain't Seen Nothin' YetBachman Turner Overdrive2010-05-04
Cougar, CougarSugar, SugarThe Archies2010-05-24


Song Parodies -> Lyrics

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Parody TitleOriginal TitlePerformerSubmitted
I Wonder if She's a GirlWhat a Wonderful WorldLouis Armstrong2005-03-25
I'm So UnusualIt's Not UnusualTom Jones2005-03-28
Fan of LepidopteraPhantom of the OperaAndrew Lloyd Webber2005-04-02
If I FellIf I FellThe Beatles2005-04-06
You Made Me WriteYou May Be RightBilly Joel2005-04-06
Clones to YouClose to YouThe Carpenters2005-04-07
Gotta PeeLet it BeThe Beatles2005-04-07
Prom AssistantsFrom a DistanceBette Midler2005-04-11
She Smelled OnionsShe's Come UndoneGuess Who2005-04-13
If I Only Hadn't StainedIf I Only Had a BrainWizard of Oz2005-04-14
Can't Get Fueled AgainWon't Get Fooled AgainThe Who2005-04-15
Faking Carey's Big ChestTaking Care of BusinessBachman, Turner Overdrive2005-04-18
Extra CargoDesperadoThe Eagles2005-04-20
Useless TeddieDo the FreddieFreddie and the Dreamers2005-04-22
Tyson FightSilent NightTraditional, Christmas2005-04-22
You Own FlowbeeYou Don't Know MeRay Charles2005-04-25
Where's Remote?Mairzy DoatsJohnny Mercer2005-04-25
George, How He BunglesGeorge of the JungleWeird Al Yankovic2005-04-27
Ample ToesRamblin' RoseNat 'King' Cole2005-04-28
Under the RaincoatOver the RainbowJudy Garland2005-04-29
Why'd This Fellow, Gibson Make His Bold MovieTie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Old Oak TreeTony Orlando and Dawn2005-05-02
Funny ManHandy ManJames Taylor2005-05-04
Pope, He Ain't Likin' That Rock'n'Roll MusicDaddy Don't Live in That New York CitySteely Dan2005-05-05
Hips Widen AwaySlip, Sliding AwayPaul Simon2005-05-06
Cheap, Turd-Riddled ParodiesCheeseburger in ParadiseJimmy Buffett2005-05-09
She's Sick of Me, I'm Sick of HerFuniculi, FuniculaItalian Traditional2005-05-10
Sing About a Sixth SenseSing a Song of SixpenceTraditional2005-05-12
The Toot Toot SongThe Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)Betty Everett2005-05-13
Play TwisterDay TripperThe Beatles2005-05-16
Nicky Can't Lose His LumberRikki Don't Lose That NumberSteely Dan2005-05-17
Alvin RhodesRamblin' RoseNat 'King' Cole2005-05-19
F.U.! Go AwayIf You Go AwayJacqes Brel/Rod McKuen2005-05-20
Flingin' My RogaineSingin' in the RainGene Kelly2005-05-23
Slingin' it AgainSingin' in the RainGene Kelly2005-05-24
Shoes AskewSuzie-QCreedence Clearwater Revival2005-05-26
Two Non-SingersTwo GunslingersTom Petty2005-05-26
J-LoDay-O (The Banana Boat Song)Harry Belafonte2005-05-27
Large Derriere / Panty FullScarborough Fair / CanticleSimon and Garfunkel2005-05-28
Some ClownSundownGordon Lightfoot2005-05-30
Talking BirdMockingbirdJames Taylor and Carly Simon2005-06-01
Spilling My CoffeeKilling Me SoftlyRoberta Flack2005-06-02
Missile Silos WorkWhistle While You WorkDisney2005-06-03
Doberman PincerNeedles and Pins-ahThe Searchers2005-06-07
The Wax From My EarsThe Tracks of My TearsSmokey Robinson and the Miracles2005-06-08
Rough Lolita, Beatin' BabeLovely Rita, Meter MaidThe Beatles2005-06-09
The Elf Says NeverThe Twelfth of NeverJohnny Mathis2005-06-10
New PelvisBlue VelvetBobby Vinton2005-06-16
They Had to Set Him FreeShe'd Rather Be With MeThe Turtles2005-06-17
Mohair ManNowhere ManThe Beatles2005-06-21
Stretch PantsLet's DanceDavid Bowie2005-06-22
You Ain't Screamed, 'Nelson!' YetYou Ain't Seen Nothin' YetBachman Turner Overdrive2005-06-28
Dong's Done, ThroughSong Sung BlueNeil Diamond2005-06-30
SaudiCloudySimon and Garfunkel2005-07-05
Juts Out Way Too FarJust the Way You AreBilly Joel2005-07-07
Jacky ChiracYackety YakThe Coasters2005-07-14
WafersSchaefer Beer JingleJingle2005-07-16
Stuck on the CeilingHooked on a FeelingBJ Thomas2005-07-19
The Baby BitesYou May be RightBilly Joel2005-07-21
I'm Snapping Rubber Pants on YouI'm Happy Just to Dance With YouThe Beatles2005-07-26
My Pony Just Sighs for YouI Only Have Eyes For YouArt Garfunkel2005-07-27
Master BatesYesterdayThe Beatles2005-08-03
It's RoverIt's OverRoy Orbison2005-08-16
I Wrecked My Heart With Spam and CriscoI Left My Heart in San FranciscoTony Bennett2005-09-13
Norwegian BlueNorwegian WoodThe Beatles2005-09-15
Flora's Thong's a CrimeFor the Longest TimeBilly Joel2005-09-22
I'm Pinned Beneath My ThingsThe Wind Beneath My WingsBette Midler2005-09-26
Don't Whine at Me, AngelinaDon't Cry For Me, ArgentinaSarah Brightman2005-10-12
Shopping With a Weapon in My HandWinter WonderlandTraditional2005-12-06
I Saw Blondie Doing Dagwood's BossI Saw Mommy Kissing Santa ClausJimmy Boyd2005-12-08
Schuss, Bang!Bang, BangCher2006-02-03
Fit YouFix YouColdplay2006-03-13
Wanna Pizza?Mona LisaNat King Cole2006-03-28
Pruned LiverMoon RiverAndy Williams2006-04-07
Wretching AnewPrecious and FewClimax2006-04-12
Slingin' a LoadKing of the RoadRoger Miller2006-04-14
Don't Know WhyDon't Know WhyNorah Jones2006-04-21
Sucked in a Little KazooStuck in the Middle With YouStealers Wheel2006-04-26
Pruned LiverMoon RiverAndy Williams2006-05-01
Chia PestsBe Our GuestBeauty and the Beast2006-05-02
Jolie, She's Enraptured MeBohemian RhapsodyQueen2006-05-23
Dollar-Fifty HoWhen I'm Sixty-FourThe Beatles2006-06-21
The Guy With Sleep ApneaThe Girl From IpanemaStan Getz and Astrud Gilberto2006-06-27
CommandoFernandoAbba2006-07-25
M-A-R-T-Y-RM-O-T-H-E-RTraditional2006-08-08
You're So Swell AgrimorfeeHotel CaliforniaThe Eagles2006-08-16
Were You Doing Some Floozy NeighborDoes Your Chewing Gum Lose Its' FlavourLonnie Donegan2006-09-26
Pee-Yew Pussy Scat!What's New Pussycat?Tom Jones2007-02-07
(Let Me See Your) Titties Bare(Let Me Be Your) Teddy BearElvis Presley2007-04-16
DubyaJuliaThe Beatles2007-11-21
The Little Old Lady Loves Pasta DinnersThe Little Old Lady From PasadenaJan & Dean2007-11-26
Santa's Elves Did Very Little ChristmasHave Yourself a Merry Little ChristmasTraditional Christmas2007-11-28
Santa Claus is Gumming Food DownSanta Claus is Coming To TownTraditional2007-12-04
She's Lindsay LohanPlease, Mr. PostmanThe Beatles2008-06-02
It's Obama TimeIn the SummertimeMungo Jerry2008-12-01
Cougar, CougarSugar, SugarThe Archies2010-05-24
SeashellsMicheleThe Beatles2011-10-03
Someone Else Won Keane-OSomewhere Only We KnowKeane2012-09-17
Mister DeadMister EdTV Show Theme Song2012-10-02
Man With MoneyManic MondayThe Bangles2012-11-30