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)

Real Lyrics -> Songs That Spell Things Out -> Index

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.

Other Pages: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Misc.

Songs That Spell Things Out, Index

The 20 most recent entries are listed below. There are 275 entries in this section.

Song Title
Word(s) Spelt
Comments & Submittor Name
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
The Super-Phonics P.A.R.T.Y. Party  - Silvio Tobias
Incognito N.O.T. Not  - Silvio Tobias
Nicola Roberts Beat of My Drum Love  - Silvio Tobias
Chic Chic Mystique Dance D-A-N-C-E coming over me - Silvio Tobias
The Hives a.k.a. I-D-I-O-T also known as I-D-I-O-T You laugh at me and call me i-d-i-o-t. [...] a.k.a i-d-i-o-t, don't know who the hell I'm supposed to be, i-d-i-o-t (a.k.a i-d-i-o-t). a.k.a i-d-i-o-t, yeah thats me, i-d-i-o-t (a.k.a i-d-i-o-t). [...] And then on artificial someone says I'm the i-d-i-o-t. - Gregor
ABC A to Z Fry - band member Martin Fry's last name He says, "My name is Martin Fry, F-R-Y". - I Shot a Poison Arrow
The Shangri-Las Give Him a Great Big Kiss L-U-V When I say I'm in love, you best believe I'm in love, L-U-V. - crazydon
The Time Cool C-O-O-L  - Mickey D.

Other Pages: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Misc.

New entries in this section are currently reviewed by Brian Kelly. Previous editors (if any) are listed on the editors page.


If you have a creative/humorous idea, please submit it.