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Fun Music Information -> Curtis Mayfield

This is the most recent information about Curtis Mayfield that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Curtis Mayfield, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

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Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Back To Living Again,"You only live once.Candy Welty

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Yesterday's Hero," Bay City Rollers"Let's Not Forget," Curtis Mayfield
"Our Lips Are Sealed," The Go-Go's"Can't Say Nothin'," Curtis Mayfield
"Let's Do The Freddie," Chubby Checker"Freddie's Dead," Curtis Mayfield

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Let's Not Forge" originally "Let's Not Forget"
"Usherman" originally "Pusherman"
"Freddie's Dad" originally "Freddie's Dead"

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Can't Slay Nothin'" originally "Can't Say Nothin'"
Why Mayfield was happy not to encounter a dragon?
"Can't Spay Nothin'" originally "Can't Say Nothin'"
Why Mayfield was not a veterinarian?
"Can't Sway Nothin'" originally "Can't Say Nothin'"
Candy Welty

Change a Letter:

"Can't Lay Nothin'" originally "Can't Say Nothin'"
Candy Welty
"Can't Pay Nothin'" originally "Can't Say Nothin'"
"Back To Loving Again" originally "Back To Living Again"
Candy Welty

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Freddie's Dead""Yeti's Wed"Porfle Popnecker
"Super Fly""Super Glue"Porfle Popnecker
"Superfly""Superfries"Merry & Pippin
"I'm Your Pusherman""I'm The Cable Man"Arcade Junkie
"Superfly""Montreal Expos"Arcade Junkie
"Superfly""Afro Guy"Fitu Petaia
"Superfly""Stupid Guy"William Tong

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
   Aretha Franklin
   Curtis Mayfield
You Make Me Feel Like A Supernatural Fly Woman
Twila Paris Hilton
Should We Tell Him?
   The Everly Brothers
Freddie's Dead
   Curtis Mayfield
Should We Tell Him Freddie's Dead?

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

King Curtis Mayfield
King Curtis combined with Curtis Mayfield
Submitted By: Candy Welty

Misheard Lyrics:

Misheard Lyrics:
Super size
Original Lyrics:
Misheard Lyrics:
Got to get melon now
Original Lyrics:
Got to get mellow now
Misheard Lyrics:
The man of the owl
Original Lyrics:
The man of the hour
Misheard Lyrics:
Sugar fly
Original Lyrics:
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Diamond in the Back"
Misheard Lyrics:
Sunroof top
Diggin' the scene with a Gangsterline
Original Lyrics:
Sunroof top
Diggin' the scene with a gangsta lean

Story about this misheard lyric by: Chris

I thought a gangsterline was some kind of female version of a gangster

There are additional misheard stories available.

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"If I Were Only A Child Again"
Opening Lines:
If I were only a child again. No one's ever been so good to me since then.
Submitted by: Candy Welty

Song Title Space Change:

"Can't Say 'No Thin'" originally "Can't Say Nothin'"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Songs That Are Banned:

While lip-synching this hit song for a performance on television's "Soul Train", Mayfield learns that the show's producers have edited the song to delete drug references.
Submitted by: Peter

Performers with Handicaps:

An accident left him paralyzed from the neck down in 1980. He wrote and sang songs of his last album "New World Order". Many songs he recorded while lying on his back.
Submitted by: Soul

Movies Named After Song Titles:

"Billy Jack"
1971 film
Submitted by: Sutch

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