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Fun Music Information -> Bette Midler

Album cover parody of Mud Will Be Flung Tonight by Bette Midler
Parody album cover
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This is the most recent information about Bette Midler that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Bette Midler, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

 
 

Possible Misspelled Names:

These are the alternate spellings of the performer's name we've had to correct in submissions to amIright.

Bette Middler, Bettee Midler

Quotes:

I was able to take chances on that stage I could not have taken anywhere else. Ironically, I was freed from fear by people who, at the time, were ruled by fear. And for that I will always be grateful.
- Bette Midler on her performances at The Continental Baths.
Submitted by: Michael Pace
If sex is such a natural phenomenon, how come there are so many books on how to do it?
- Bette Midler

Music Performer Nicknames:

Known informally as: Gypsy Queen. Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.

Known informally as: Bathouse Queen. Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Rest Between My Flings""Wind Beneath My Wings"Robert D. Arndt Jr.

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Ukulele Lady,"No person is a musical instrument.Yvette Bristle
"Wind Beneath My Wings,"Lucinda Blair

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Watching TV," Roger Waters"Friends," Bette Midler
"Walk Right In," The Moments"Make Yourself Comfortable," Bette Midler
"Don't Talk To Strangers," Rick Springfield"I Never Talk To Strangers," Bette Midler
"Slow Ride," Foghat"On A Slow Boat To China," Bette Midler
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Favorite Waste Of Tie" originally "Favorite Waste Of Time"
Candy Welty
"Favorite Waste Of Tim" originally "Favorite Waste Of Time"
Candy Welty
"The Roe" originally "The Rose"
Candy Welty
"My Mother's Yes" originally "My Mother's Eyes"
Candy Welty
"My Other's Eyes" originally "My Mother's Eyes"
Candy Welty

There are additional song titles with a letter removed available.

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Favorite Waste Of Timer" originally "Favorite Waste Of Time"
Candy Welty
"Favorite Waster Of Time" originally "Favorite Waste Of Time"
Candy Welty
"Favorite Waste Off Time" originally "Favorite Waste Of Time"
Candy Welty
"Windy Beneath My Wings" originally "Wind Beneath My Wings"
Cassandra
"Blueberry Pile" originally "Blueberry Pie"
Sutch

There are additional song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"The Bose" originally "The Rose"
as in Bose electronic speakers
Quyjibo
"The Robe" originally "The Rose"
Serafina
"The Dose" originally "The Rose"
Serafina
"Favorite Paste Of Time" originally "Favorite Waste Of Time"
Francine Harper
"Favorite Haste Of Time" originally "Favorite Waste Of Time"
Francine Harper

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Recordings:

Jan 19
a parody of "The Wind Beneath My Wings" by Bette Midler
Time for another fart themed parody! I got the idea for this one after hearing the Rick Cormier parody Pinned Beneath My Things. Special thanks go out to Carla Ulbrich for helping me out with this one!
www.archive.org: (MP3)
Apr 25
a parody of "Wind Beneath My Wings" by Bette Midler
Arguably the least classy song of all my parodies, and yet at the time of this paragraph it lead the all time downloads for me, has hit a higher rank than any of my other songs in both Comedy and General Comedy, is the only song that has reached 200 or more listens and was the first, and so far only song to top 30 listens in one day AND has the most downloads for one day with 16. That of course being a so far scenario. Backing track by Recisio (www.karaoke-version.com)-used with permission.
Soundclick: (mp3)

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Wind Beneath My Wings""The Wind Between My Cheeks"Professor Incubus
"From A Distance""From Right Up Close"Immoral Liberal
"From a Distance""Nonexistence"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Wind Beneath My Wings""Cotton Between My Knees"Joseph Little
"Wind Beneath My Wings""Kept Me from Better Things"Robert D. Arndt Jr.
"Wind Beneath My Wings""Red Bull Gives You Wings"Matthias
"Wind Beneath My Wings""Think That That's A Thing"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Wind Beneath My Wings""The Greatest Generation"Airfarcewon
"Everything's Coming Up Roses""Everyone's Selling Those Hoses"Parody Pete
"Together, Wherever We Go""Three Amigos"Airfarcewon

There are additional song parodies available.

Songs for Commercials, That Haven't Been Done Yet:

Song Name
Product
Submittor
Wind Beneath My WingsDeodorantanonymissny

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
Favorite Waste Of TimeAny helpdeskMaikel Verheijen
Wind Beneath My WingsSkydiving AssociationShawna

Songs for Duets, That Haven't Been Done Yet:

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Somebody's Watching Me
   Rockwell
From A Distance
   Bette Midler
Somebody's Watching Me From A Distance
Serafina
Summer Wind
   Frank Sinatra
Wind Beneath My Wings
   Bette Midler
Summer Wind Beneath My Wings
Opie M.
She's Like The Wind
   Patrick Swayze
Wind Beneath My Wings
   Bette Midler
She's Like The Wind Beneath My Wings
Serafina
All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You
   Heart
From A Distance
   Bette Midler
All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You From A Distance
Jacynthia Maries
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Better Than Ezra Midler
Bette Midler combined with Better Than Ezra
Submitted By: Butch

Misheard Lyrics:

"Married Men"
Misheard Lyrics:
The world is full of a million men
Original Lyrics:
The world is full of married men
"From a Distance"
Misheard Lyrics:
Carmen's watching us
Original Lyrics:
God is watching us
"From a Distance"
Misheard Lyrics:
Playing songs of the Pope
Original Lyrics:
Playing songs of hope
"You Gotta Have a Gimmick"
Misheard Lyrics:
Working in the bathroom
Original Lyrics:
Working in the back row
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"I Put a Spell on You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Ah-say-intopie-alpha-maybe-uppendie
Original Lyrics:
Ah-say-intopie-oppa-maybe-uppendie

Story about this misheard lyric by: Justin

A lot of people have misquoted the lyrics in this song from Disney's Hocus Pocus, performed by Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy. There are numerous covers on YouTube and even a novelization of the movie that includes the lyrics to the song. They even repeat the same spell in Hocus Pocus 2! And without fail, most people get the lyrics wrong; they say "alpha" instead of "oppa". If you look at the witches' lips when they say it, you can see they say "oppa" not "alpha" and the subtitles on the DVD and Disney+ both say "oppa", not "alpha". Many of the covers on YouTube contain the incorrect "alpha", as well as the novelization and when the spell is repeated in Hocus Pocus 2, the same actresses say the wrong word!

There are additional misheard stories available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"Wind Beneath My Wings"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Did you ever know that you're my hero?
You are the wind beneath my wings
Wind beneath my wings, wind beneath my wings
Why They're Repetitive:
I like the song but I get the picture! So, they're your hero, big deal!
Submitted by: Travis Butler
"Married Men"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
They do it, they do it, they do it, they do it
Again and again. (Married men)
Why They're Repetitive:
But why say it, why say it, why say it, why say it again and again?
Submitted by: mor

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"Ukulele Lady"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
When it's tricky wicky wacky woo
Why They're Nonsensical:
Have no idea what it means
Submitted by: Joe
"Wind Beneath My Wings"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
It might have appeared to go unnoticed
Why They're Nonsensical:
Going unnoticed means having no appearance at all. So how can something 'appear' to go unnoticed? This is like saying 'It might have been seen to be invisible'.
Submitted by: Sheila Evans

How to Pronounce a Band Name:

"Bet Midler
Not "Betty" like actress Bette Davis.
Submitted by: Your Name

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"From A Distance"
Opening Lines:
From a distance, the world looks green and blue.
Comments:
Submitted by: Brian Kelly
 

Song Title Space Change:

"He's At Ramp" originally "He's A Tramp"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Band Name Anagrams:

Red Belt Time Submitted by: Nancy
As in, advancement of a martial-arts ranking?

Song Title Anagrams:

"Wind Beneath My Swing" originally "Wind Beneath My Wings"
Submitted by: Ed
"Tacoma Friends" originally "From A Distance"
Friends who live in Tacoma, Washington
Submitted by: Megan
"A Mascot Friend" originally "From A Distance"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Median Factors" originally "From A Distance"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Made Fractions" originally "From A Distance"
Submitted by: Alexis

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Song Title Acrostics:

SOB: "Song Of Bernadette"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
FAD: "From A Distance"
Submitted by: Tiffany Llewellyn-Affit

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Mitt Bedler originally "Bette Midler"
Submitted by: Peter

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