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Band Name Origins:

  • Originally from L.A. and known as the Robins. When Lieber and Stoller (who wrote most of their songs) moved to Atlantic Records in N.Y. the group went with them and changed their name to show their roots "on the Coast". Submitted by: Darryl Wilson

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Maps," Maroon 5"Brazil," The Coasters
"Minnie The Moocher," Cab Calloway"Get A Job," The Coasters
"She Can't Find Her Keys," Paul Petersen"Searchin'," The Coasters
"What's Your Name?," Lynyrd Skynyrd"Charlie Brown," The Coasters
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Yakety Yank" originally "Yakety Yak"
Heather Brockwell
"Charlie Browne" originally "Charlie Brown"
Variant spelling of same-sounding name
Heather Brockwell

Change a Letter:

"Yakety Yuk" originally "Yakety Yak"
"Yuk"; a variant spelling of "yuck"
John Thunderbird Mellencamp
"I'm A Log For You" originally "I'm A Hog For You"
Candy Welty
"I'm A Dog For You" originally "I'm A Hog For You"
Candy Welty
"One Hiss Led To Another" originally "One Kiss Led To Another"
Alyssa Jayne
"One Miss Led To Another" originally "One Kiss Led To Another"
Alyssa Jayne

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Charlie Brown""Homer Simpson"Logan Maxwell
"Charlie Brown""Charlie Babbitt"Logan Maxwell
"Charlie Brown""Yogi Bear"Jeff Wilder
"Yakety Yak""Hackety Hack"Dan Creeden
"Yakety Yak""Yakety Yak"Guy DiRito
"Charlie Brown""Charlie Crist"Michael Pacholek
"Young Blood""New Blood"Old Man Ribber
"Carlie Brown""Charlie Sheen"Spoof-Man
"Charlie Brown""Charlie Sheen"Tony Wiseguy
"Along Came Jones""Along Came Jones (Catherine Zeta)"Michael Pacholek

There are additional song parodies available.

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

Song Name
Product
Submittor
Searchin'The CBS TV series 'Without A Trace'Chris Oakley

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
Charlie BrownCharlie Brown's Fresh GrillBob
Poison IvyDermatologist's OfficeXRaySpecks

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
My Name Is
   Eminem
Charlie Brown
   The Coasters
My Name Is Charlie Brown
Gretchen Wieners
My Name Is
   Eminem
Charlie Brown
   The Coasters
My Name Is Charlie Brown
Raphael
Keep A Lovin' Me
   The Everly Brothers
Down In Mexico
   The Coasters
Keep A Lovin' Me Down In Mexico
It's legal there!
Marian
I Shot The Sheriff
   Eric Clapton
Charlie Brown
   The Coasters
I Shot Charlie Brown
We knew that "Little Red Haired Girl" had issue's, but stalkers are people too!
princejellyfish
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

The Mannheim Steamroller Coasters
Mannheim Steamroller combined with The Coasters
Submitted By: Dorothy Jansen
Envy On The Coasters
Envy On The Coast combined with The Coasters
Submitted By: John
The Rollercoasters
The Rollers combined with The Coasters
Submitted By: Candy Welty
The Bay City Roller Coasters
The Bay City Rollers combined with The Coasters
Submitted By: Donna Gelpigi

Misheard Lyrics:

"Yakety Yak"
Misheard Lyrics:
Your father Skippy mows and cooks
Original Lyrics:
Your father's hip; he knows what cooks
"Yakety Yak"
Misheard Lyrics:
Just tell your huddle of friends outside,
You ain't got time to take a ride
Original Lyrics:
Just tell your hoodlum friends outside,
You ain't got time to take a ride
"Yakety Yak"
Misheard Lyrics:
Take out the papers and the trash
Or you don't get no Sunday cash
Original Lyrics:
Take out the papers and the trash
Or you don't get no spending cash
"Charlie Brown"
Misheard Lyrics:
He calls the English "bitch" and "Daddy-O".
Original Lyrics:
He calls the English teacher "Daddy-O".
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Yakety Yak"
Misheard Lyrics:
And walk your set to the laundromat
Original Lyrics:
And walk yourself to the laundromat

Story about this misheard lyric by: Anonymous

The "set" is the set of clothes to be washed

There are additional misheard stories available.

Song Parody Fragments:

"Yakety Yak"
Better Lyrics:
Yakety-yak! Don't go bad!
Original Lyrics:
Yakety-yak! Don't talk back!
Submitted by: Mike Hack

Funniest Song Lyrics:

"Yakety Yak"
The Funny Lyrics:
Take out the papers and the trash
or you won't get no spending cash
if you don't scrub that kitchen floor
you ain't gonna rock n roll no more
Yakety yak don't talk back
Why They're Funny:
This song is basically about someone who's being told to do his/her chores and they won't do it. So he/she doesn't get to hang out with his/her friends. :)
Submitted by: Celeste
 

Dated Song Lyrics:

"Love Potion Number Nine"
The Dated Lyrics:
I told her that I was a flop with chicks I've been this way since nineteen-fifty six
Why They're Dated:
Self explanatory. Most of the people who might read this weren't even BORN in 1956.
Submitted by: Jeffrey
 

Song Lyrics That Mention Brand Name Products:

"Yakety Yak"
The Lyrics:
You just put on your coat and hat
And walk yourself to the Laundromat
Product Brand Name:
Laundromat--a service mark used for a self-service laundry
Submitted by: Isac
 

Song Title Space Change:

"Search In" originally "Searchin'"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"T'ain't No Thin To Me" originally "T'ain't Nothin' To Me"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"Shop Pin For Clothes" originally "Shoppin' For Clothes"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Band Name Anagrams:

Scatter Hose Submitted by: Rachel
Hosta Secret Submitted by: Boy George Harrison Ford Pinto Bean Bag
These Or Cast Submitted by: Ed
These Or Cats Submitted by: Ed
Theses Or Cat Submitted by: Queen Elizabeth Taylor Swift Kick in the Pants
Odd choice of options...

There are additional Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Anagrams:

"Bar Liz" originally "Brazil"
Bar her from what?
Submitted by: Joanna Hawthorne
"Along Comes Jean" originally "Along Came Jones"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Along Comes Jane" originally "Along Came Jones"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Jon Comes, Angela!" originally "Along Came Jones"
Submitted by: Alexis
"He's In Car" originally "Searchin'"
Submitted by: Alexis

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Songs That Are Banned:

"Charlie Brown"
In 1959, the BBC refuses to play this U.S. hit because of its reference to "throwin' spitballs". Two weeks later the BBC gives in to public demand and plays the song.
Submitted by: Peter

Song Title Acrostics:

DIM: "Down In Mexico"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
PI: "Poison Ivy"
A PI is also a private investigator.
Submitted by: oldsongs

Names as a Word Bank:

She rests her coats o'er the toaster. Submitted by: Not Good With Anagrams
And the alams sounded.

Band Name Spoonerisms:

The Stokers originally "The Coasters"
Submitted by: Lou Quilson

Products Bands Should Endorse Based on Their Name:

Cedar Point
home of some of the best roller coasters
Submitted by: Rychendroll

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