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The Boxtops

Song Titles Not Used as Lyrics:

Song Name
Comments & Submitter Name
"The Letter"The lyrics refer to "a letter" but never "the letter". And the song may well be better known by its opening line, "Gimme a ticket for an aeroplane". - Donna Gelpigi

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Turn On A Scream""Turn On A Dream"Regina Haniger
"Two Letters [wouldn't post under add a letter]""The Letter"Regina Haniger
"The [wouldn't post under remove a letter]""The Letter"Regina Haniger

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Turn On A Dream,"You can't turn on a dream, it's not a lightA.J.
"Neon Rainbow,"That's a pretty ugly sign. Daisaigai Katja
"Neon Rainbow,"Natalie Snortman

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"I'm Gonna Knock On Your Door," Eddie Hodges"The Door You Closed To Me," The Box Tops
"Love's Grown Deep," Kenny Nolan"Soul Deep," The Box Tops
"You Saved My Soul," Burton Cummings"Soul Deep," The Box Tops
"(You're My) Soul & Inspiration," The Righteous Brothers"Soul Deep," The Box Tops
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Tun On A Dream" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Tun = 252 gallons
Karen Smith
"Turn On A Dram" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Dram = 1/16 ounce
Karen Smith
"Turn On A Ream" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Karen Smith
"Sweet Ream Ladies" originally "Sweet Dream Ladies"
Regina Olsen

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Turin On A Dream" originally "Turn On A Dream"
A city can be situated on a dream?
Karen Smith
"I Met Here In Church" originally "I Met Her In Church"
Alyssa Jayne
"I Met Hero In Church" originally "I Met Her In Church"
Candy Welty
"I Meet Her In Church" originally "I Met Her In Church"
Candy Welty
"I Met Cher In Church" originally "I Met Her In Church"
Candy Welty

There are additional song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"Tern On A Dream" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Karen Smith
"Burn On A Dream" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Karen Smith
"Turn On A Dread" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Karen Smith
"Turn On A Cream" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Karen Smith
"Turn Or A Dream" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Karen Smith

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"The Letter""A Debtor"Lionel Mertens
"The Letter""The Christmas Letter"Dav W.
"The Letter""The Sweater (Rick Santorum's)"Michael Pacholek
"The Letter""Rebecca"John A. Barry
"Cry Like a baby""Cry Like John Boehner"Jeff in Richmond VA
"The Letter""The Twitter"Timmy1000
"The Letter""No Better ( The Obama Legacy Already)"Malcolm Higgins
"The Letter""Wove Me a Sweater"Leo Keough
"The Letter""The Lecher"John A. Barry
"The Letter""Musharraf; He Out-Stretched His Tether"Paul Robinson

There are additional song parodies available.

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Chain Of Fools
   Aretha Franklin
The Letter
   Box Tops
Chain Letter Of Fools
Nerudwin Kekua

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Living In Box Tops
Living In A Box combined with The Box Tops
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Black Box Tops
Black Box combined with Box Tops
Submitted By: Ed
ZZ Box Tops
ZZ Top combined with The Box Tops
From that new alphabet cereal with only z's.
Submitted By: carly_carlz
The Four Box Tops
The Four Tops combined with The Box Tops
From 2 boxes of Kellogg's Frosted Flakes.
Submitted By: Ed

There are additional Box Tops Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

"The Letter"
Misheard Lyrics:
Listen Mr. Kent you see
I gotta get back to my baby once more
Original Lyrics:
Listen mister can't you see
I gotta get back to my baby once more
"The Letter"
Misheard Lyrics:
Listen Mr. Cat, you see I got to get back to my baby once more.
Original Lyrics:
Listen Mr. can't you see I got to get back to my baby once more.
"Soul Deep"
Misheard Lyrics:
My love is a river running so deep.
Original Lyrics:
My love is a river running soul deep.
"Cry Like A Baby"
Misheard Lyrics:
Course you left the water runnin' now.
Original Lyrics:
You left the water running now.
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"The Letter"
Misheard Lyrics:
Listen Mr. Kent you see
I gotta get back to my baby once more
Original Lyrics:
Listen mister can't you see
I gotta get back to my baby once more

Story about this misheard lyric by: P D MacMillan

I decided that after he told "Mr. Kent" this story, Mr. Kent whipped off his glasses, tore open his shirt, and intoned, "This is a job...FOR SUPERMAN! *I'll* fly you back to her!" Evidently, the listener was "Clark" Kent! :D

There are additional misheard stories available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"The Letter"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
My baby just wrote me a letter.
Why They're Repetitive:
Sure! Rub it in, will ya'?
Submitted by: oldsongs
 

Dated Song Lyrics:

"The Letter"
The Dated Lyrics:
My baby she wrote me a letter.
Why They're Dated:
Sending an email would be more likely these days.
Submitted by: Steve
 

Song Title Space Change:

"Turn On Ad Ream" originally "Turn On A Dream"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"I Shall Be Re-Leased" originally "I Shall Be Released"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Band Name Anagrams:

Best Hot Pox Submitted by: Ed
Don't catch it!
Beth's Top Ox Submitted by: Liberty Anderson
Stop Ox, Beth. Submitted by: Joe
What for?
Box Hot Pest Submitted by: Gladys
Hop Test Box Submitted by: Alina
Whatever that means...

There are additional Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Anagrams:

"No Bin, Rowena!" originally "Neon Rainbow"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
"Bean Now Iron" originally "Neon Rainbow"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
"I Own Robe, Nan" originally "Neon Rainbow"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
"In A Noon Brew" originally "Neon Rainbow"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
"Nina Won Robe" originally "Neon Rainbow"
Submitted by: Candy Welty

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Super Short Pop Songs:

"Sweet Cream Ladies, Forward March" Length: 2:13
Amazing how many people a 2+ minute song can piss off!
Submitted by: John

Song Title Acrostics:

TOAD: "Turn On A Dream"
Submitted by: Candy Welty

Lyrics Spoonerisms:

"The Letter"
The Lyrics:
I'm a-coming home.
Why:
I'm a humming comb.
Submitted by: Margo Gram

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