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Songs which have words that are spelt out, instead of just pronounced. Abbreviations like the YMCA don't count, because that's how you say the YMCA.

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Songs That Spell Things Out, Index

The 20 most recent entries are listed below. There are 283 entries in this section.

Song Title
Word(s) Spelt
Comments & Submittor Name
Smash Mouth Disconnect the Dots Divorce d.I.v.o.r.c.e. or something of that sort - JeReMy
Iggy Pop L.o.s.t. L.o.s.t.  - Allan
Morrissey Ouija Board, Ouija Board S.T.E.V.E.N. and P.U.S.H.O. double F.  - Allan
SUFJAN STEVENS "They Are Night Zombies!! They Are Neighbors!! They Have Come Back From The Dead!! Ahhhh!" I-L-L-I-N-O-I-S  - Allan
Nomeansno Remember R.e.m.e.m.b.e.r.  - Allan
"Weird Al" Yankovic Polka Your Eyes Out miss I really miss you much. M-I-S-S you much. (Note: This is one of Al's polka medleys. This is the part with Janet Jackson's "Miss You Much".) - Brian Kelly
"Weird Al" Yankovic Hooked On Polkas method of love M-E-T-H-O-D-O-F-L-O-V-E. It's the method of modern love. (Note: This is one of Al's polka medleys. This is the part with "Method of Modern Love" by Hall & Oates.) - Brian Kelly
"Weird Al" Yankovic Polkas On 45 Devo Are we not men? D-E-V-O. (Note: This is one of Al's polka medleys. This is the part with Devo's "Jocko Homo".) - Brian Kelly
The Summer Set Love To You Love to you  "...always give my l-o-v-e-t-o-y-o-u" - Bella
The Forester Sisters Don't You Don't you Don't you ever miss it too?
Don't you?
Don't you? - William Ransom
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Can't Hold Us Independent Trust me. On my I-N-D-E-P-E-N-D-E-N-T sh*t hustler, - JeReMy
Beastie Boys The New Style B-E-A-S-T-I-E "B-E-A-S-T-I-E what up Mike D. Aww yeah, that's me" - Rad
ABBA SOS SOS OK, so this is not actually a word being spelled out. SOS is the internationally recognized distress call. It does not stand for anything. (Editor: I'll accept it this time, but only this time.) - Robert Ballinger
Pink Cuz I Can PINK, PIMP hahaha P-I-N-K P-I-M-P I'm back again I know y'all missed me / I'm so so sick, can't handle it... - Aline
Jason Aldean 1994 country Baby if you're lookin' for a good time
Let me take you to the C-O-U-N-T-R-Y - William Ransom
Barenaked Ladies It's Only Me respect I give me R-E-S-P-E-C-T. - Brian Kelly
Tone Loc Funky Cold Medina Loc My threads are fresh and I'm lookin' def. Yo, what's up with L-O-C? - Brian Kelly
Fantasia Baby Mama Baby Mama B-A-B-Y M-A-M-A/ This goes out to all the baby mamas/ I got love for all the baby mamas, etc. The song is a sincerely meant tribute to unwed mothers, with the words spelt out in the chorus. It is so bad that it's accidentally hilarious. - Jeffrey
Pat Benatar Sometimes The Good Guys Finish First success S-U-C-C-E-S-S! That's the way we spell "success". Will we get it? The answer's yes. S-U-C-C-E-S-S! - Brian Kelly
Public Image Ltd. This is PiL PiL This is the title track to the new PiL album. The lyrics are practically nothing but self-declarations made by the band:"This is PiL. P-I-L. Public Image Ltd.", - May the Road Rise With You

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