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Fun Music Information -> Del Shannon

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

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Music Performer Pseudonyms:

Also known as: Charles Westover. Submitted by: A Mazzara

Also known as: Charles Westover. Submitted by: Bobo

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"The Answer To Everything,"Not everything has an answer.Yvette Bristle

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Baby's Gone," Trace Adkins"Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow The Sun)," Del Shannon
"I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For," U2"Keep Searchin'," Del Shannon
"Runaway," Del Shannon"Born To Run," Bruce Springsteen
"Runaway," Del Shannon"I'm Still Here," Goo Goo Dolls
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Beak Up" originally "Break Up"
Candy Welty
"The Swiss Aid" originally "The Swiss Maid"
Wendy Torrance
"The Swiss Mad" originally "The Swiss Maid"
Candy Welty
"Strange In Town" originally "Stranger In Town"
Some towns more than others.
oldiesfan
"Runway" originally "Runaway"
Serafina

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Break Cup" originally "Break Up"
Candy Welty
"Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow The Stun)" originally "Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow The Sun)"
Julia Cox
"Chats Off To Larry" originally "Hats Off To Larry"
As in an internet chat signing off to Larry.
Jen

Change a Letter:

"Freak Up" originally "Break Up"
Candy Welty
"Bread Up" originally "Break Up"
Candy Welty
"Break Us" originally "Break Up"
Candy Welty
"The Swiss Raid" originally "The Swiss Maid"
Samantha Wayland
"The Swiss Paid" originally "The Swiss Maid"
What did they pay?
Samantha Wayland

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Runaway""Scum At Play"Troll Survivor
"Runaway""Runaway (Toyota)"OldYeller
"Runaway""Ton o' Hay"John A. Barry
"Runaway""One A Day"Timmy1000
"Runaway""Fun Away (The Office song)"Timmy1000
"I Go to Pieces""He Scared the Nieces"Michael Pacholek
"Keep Searchin'""Keep Splashin' (in Wisconsin Dells)"Kahuna Accidentale of the Dells
"Runaway""(Throw This) One Away"Stan Hall
"Runaway""Rum Today"koldkanuck
"Runaway""Pun Away"Michael Pacholek

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
Walk Don't Run
   The Ventures
Runaway
   Del Shannon
Walk, Don't Run Away
Serafina
Born To Run
   Bruce Springsteen
Runaway
   Del Shannon
Born To Run Away
Taoist

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Adele Shannon
Adele combined with Del Shannon
Too bad Adele was not quite two years old when Del Shannon passed away. :(
Submitted By: Gretchen Wieners
Jackie Del Shannon
Jackie DeShannon combined with Del Shannon
I noticed there's already an artist summary for "Jackie DelShannon" (apparently from submissions with errors).
Submitted By: Yvonne Sindri

Misheard Lyrics:

"Runaway"
Misheard Lyrics:
To the bottom, I feel the pain
Original Lyrics:
Tears are falling, and I feel the pain
"Runaway"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm a walkin' new Marine
(Unintelligible) and I'm Philippine
Original Lyrics:
I'm a-walkin' in the rain
Tears are fallin' and I feel the pain
"Runaway"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm-a walkin' in the rain to the foreign land.
I feel the pain.
Original Lyrics:
I'm-a walkin' in the rain
Tears are fallin' and I feel the pain.
"Runaway"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm a walkin' in the rain
Torn apart, I feel the pain.
Original Lyrics:
I'm a walkin' in the rain
Tears are fallin' and I feel the pain.
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Runaway"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm a walkin in the rain
To go bowlin' and I feel the pain.
Original Lyrics:
I'm a-walkin' in the rain
Tears are fallin' and I feel the pain.

Story about this misheard lyric by: Vicki Perkins

At 14, I thought it was a stupid song. He only wants his girlfriend back so he'll have someone to go bowling with. Thirty years later, I heard the song on better equipment, and the light went on.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Little Town Flirt"
Opening Lines:
Here she comes, that little town flirt. You're fallin' for her and you're gonna get hurt.
Comments:
Submitted by: Candy Welty
 

Song Title Space Change:

"Keep Search In Well, Follow The Sun" originally "Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow the Sun)"
Submitted by: Buffalo Bill Codependent
"Keep Searchin' (Well, Follow The Sun)" originally "Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow The Sun)"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Song Title Anagrams:

"A Runway" originally "Runaway"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"Away Urn" originally "Runaway"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"Run Away" originally "Runaway"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"Soft Hat Of Larry" originally "Hats Off To Larry"
Submitted by: Chelsea Turtle
"Half Of Rosy Tart" originally "Hats Off To Larry"
Submitted by: Candy Welty

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics:

"Runaway"
The Lyrics:
I'm a-walkin' in the rain.
Tears are fallin' and I feel-a pain.
Why:
This song has a surf-style beat, but the lyrics are about a man who's crushed and misses his lover.
Submitted by: Paul Warren
 

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Shel Dannon originally "Del Shannon"
Surprised no one thought of that one.
Submitted by: oldiesfan

Movies Named After Song Titles:

"Runaway"
The movie has Tom Selleck fighting robots.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly

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