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Songs That Mention a Boasting -> Latest Entries

K.T. Oslin's, "Younger Men"
The Boasting Lyrics:
Oh. I said younger men are starting to catch my eye
I'm starting to stop what I'm doing
Just to turn around and watch them walk by
At the very next opportunity
Comments:
In the live version of the song, which she performed at Farm Aid 1990, K.T.'s boasting about her sexual prowess in the last line.
Submitted by: Tarzan

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Songs That Mention a Celebrity -> Latest Entries

Josh Thompson's, "I Won't Go Crazy"
The Lyrics:
Or head down to Key West and follow the footsteps
Of Buffett or ol' Hemingway
Who They Mention:
Jimmy Buffett and Ernest Hemingway
Submitted by: Bob

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Songs That Mention a Product -> Latest Entries

Josh Thompson's, "I Won't Go Crazy"
The Lyrics:
When I can see Colorado from a T-Top Eldorado
Ride through the Rockies all day
Product Brand Name:
Cadillac Eldorado
Submitted by: Bob

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Songs That Mention Other Songs -> Latest Entries

Hilary Duff's, "Santa Claus Lane"
The Song Lyrics:
Silver bells chimed from far away.
Song They Mention:
"Silver Bells", a Christmas song written in 1950 and recorded by numerous performers.
Submitted by: Emmy Kay Butanone

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Dated Song Lyric -> Latest Entries

Reba McEntire's, "Why Haven't I Heard From You"
The dated Lyrics:
As crazy little thing they call the telephone
Now there's one on every corner, in back of every bar.
Why They're dated:
Pay phones are obsolete.
Submitted by: Tarzan

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Dirty Song You Didn't Know Is Dirty -> Latest Entries

Scorpions', "Lovedrive"
The dirty Lyrics:
A girl to drive
A car to love
Why They're dirty:
Well, it is supposed to be 'a car to drive, a girl to love' but the way they have intentionally mixed the words gives a not-so-subtle innuendo
Submitted by: VT

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Funny Song Lyric -> Latest Entries

Kenny Chesney's, "She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy"
The Funny Lyrics:
She thinks my tractor's sexy
It always turns her on
She's always staring at me
While I'm chuggin' along
Why They're funny:
I absolutely love this song merely for its comedic relief! I think Kenny is great and I consider it a great skill on his part to be able to sing this song without cracking up at himself.
Submitted by: Jennie

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Repetitive Song Lyric -> Latest Entries

Donna Summer's, "Sunset People"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Sunset people
Doin' it right, night after night
Why They're Repetitive:
This line is repeated throughout the song AND at the end when it fades out.
Submitted by: Reggie Pillbox

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Nonsensical Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

The Dramatics', "Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Some people are made of plastic
You know, some people are made of wood
Some people have hearts of stone
Why They're Nonsensical:
No person is made of plastic or wood, and no person has a heart made of stone.
Submitted by: Candy Welty

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Insincere Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Maroon 5's, "Through With You"
The Insincere Lyrics:
Cause saying "I Love You"
Has nothing to do with meaning it.
Why They're Insincere:
I AM saying I Love You, but I don't mean it.
Submitted by: Rocky

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Misrhymed Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Wally Cox's, "Tavern in the Town"
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
Dig my grave both wide and deep (wide and deep)
Place tombstones at my head and feet (head and feet)
Why They're Misrhymed:
"Deep" and "Feet" don't rhyme, Mr. Cox.
Submitted by: Doug Montgomery

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Insulting Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Tennessee Ernie Ford's, "Sixteen Tons"
The Insulting Lyrics:
Some people say a man is made outta mud.
A poor man's made outta muscle and blood,
Muscle and blood and skin and bones,
A mind that's a-weak and a back that's strong.
Why They're Insulting:
Not all poor men are weak-minded, by any means!
Submitted by: Lisa Rose

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Inappropriate Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Bob Seger's, "You'll Accomp'ny Me"
The Inappropriate Lyrics:
I've seen you smiling in the summer sun
I've seen your long hair flying when you run
I've made my mind up that it's meant to be
Someday lady you'll accomp'ny me
Why They're Inappropriate:
It's called stalking.
Submitted by: Tarzan

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Spelling Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Britney Spears, "If U Seek Amy"
The Words:
f-u-c-k m-e
Comments
Are begging to if you seek Amy
Submitted By: Tarzan
Al Green, "L-O-V-E (Love)"
The Words:
love
Comments
Submitted By: Drazile

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Made Up Words Song Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Adam Sandler, "The Hanukkah Song"
The Made Up Words:
tonicah, marijuanikah, wannakah
Comments
So drink your gin and tonicah
And smoke your marijuanikah
If you really,really wannakah
Have a happy, happy, happy Hannukah
Submitted By: Tarzan
Miles Davis, "Boplicity"
The Made Up Words:
boplicity
Comments
Submitted By: Yvette Bristle

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Songs That Open With It's Title Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Herb Alpert, "Love Is"
Lyrics it Opens With:
Love is carin', love is meaning, love is sharin', love is feeling
Comments
Those are the only lyrics, the rest is instrumental.
Submitted By: Frosty The Cat
Cast of 'Pajanimals', "Happy Thoughts"
Lyrics it Opens With:
Happy thoughts, happy thoughts!
Comments
Submitted By: Lefty Lucy

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Scary Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Lynyrd Skynyrd 's, "What's Your Name"
The Lyrics:
What's your name, little girl What's your name Shootin' you straight, little girl Won't you do the same
Why:
I once went into a bathroom on the way home from a road trip. This song was playing and I got creeped out.
Submitted by: Alyssa

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Bad Grammar in Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Ly's, "Mrs Potato Head"
The Lyrics:
Do you swear you'll stay forever
Even if her face don't stay together
Why:
Why her face + don't Is this a grammar mistake. Some one help me with this
Submitted by: Lori

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Real Places Mentioned in Songs -> Latest Entries

The Beach Boys', "Sloop John B."
The Lyrics:
We come on the sloop John B My grandfather and me Around Nassau town we did roam Drinking all night Got into a fight Well I feel so broke up I want to go home
Why:
Nassau, in the Bahamas is mentioned in the first verse
Submitted by: Rick

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Lyrics Pronunciation -> Latest Entries

Better Than Ezra's, "Dollar Sign"
The Lyrics:
You got a Maybach trunk full of expensive junk.
Why:
Kevin pronounces "Maybach" as "may back". It's actually "my bock". I'm guessing Kevin isn't that knowledgeable about cars.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly

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Foreign Language in English Songs -> Latest Entries

Mariah Carey's, "Infinity"
The Lyrics:
Je ne comprends pas
Why:
This is a French phrase which translates to "I do not understand."
Submitted by: redsimba

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Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Merle Haggard's, "Kern River Blues"
The Lyrics:
I'm leaving town forever, kiss an old boxcar goodbye.
I'm leaving town forever, kiss an old boxcar goodbye.
I dug my blues out in the river, but the old Kern River is dry.
Why:
This was his last song Merle was singing cause he dug his blues in the river, but then the old Kern River was dry.
Submitted by: Darius Whitehead

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Onomatopoeia in Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Bob Hope And Marilyn Maxwell's, "Silver Bells"
The Lyrics:
Ring-a-ling! Hear them ring.
Why:
The song is called "Silver Bells", so it would suggest that "ring-a-ling" is the sound of a bell ringing.
Submitted by: Santa's Hurter

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Lyrics Spoonerisms -> Latest Entries

Matthew West's, "A Christmas To Believe In"
The Lyrics:
"It's A Wonderful Life" in black and white just like it should be
Why:
"It's A Blunderful Life" in shack and white just like it would be
Submitted by: Rhoda Dohr

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Lyrics Alliteration -> Latest Entries

DJ Webstar ft. Young B.'s, "Chicken Noodle Soup"
The Lyrics:
Chicken noodle soup (3X)
Wit' a soda on the side
Why:
The "s" starts five words.
Submitted by: Lance Crackers

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TV and Movies Mentioned in Lyrics -> Latest Entries

Tom T. Hall's, "Old Dogs And Children And Watermelon Wine"
The Lyrics:
There wasn't anyone around but this old man and me.
The guy who tended bar was watching Ironsides on TV.
Why:
Ironside, a television crime drama that aired on NBC.
Submitted by: Bob

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Bad Ringtone Choices -> Latest Entries

Styx's, "Snowblind"
The Lyrics:
I'm snowblind, snowblind, snowblind
Why:
If you were stuck in a blizzard or shoveling a foot of snow, it wouldn't be a good idea to have this on your phone.
Submitted by: Otis Throwup

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Real Lyrics Quiz

Who sang:
"I’m tired of listening to you talking in rhymes"

Yesterday's Results

The lyrics to identify were:
"Tomorrow some new building will scrape the sky"

The correct answer was:
Passion Pit, "Take A Walk"

How people responded:
Passion Pit: 50.0%
Coldplay:16.7%
Walk The Moon: 25.0%
Crowded House : 8.3%
Total Responses: 12

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