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Fun Music Information -> Fleetwood Mac

Album cover parody of Tango in the Night by Fleetwood Mac
Parody album cover
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This is the most recent information about Fleetwood Mac that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Fleetwood Mac, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

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Possible Misspelled Names:

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

Fleetword Mac, Fleetwood Mac (written by Christine McVie), Fleetwood Mac with Stevie Nicks, Fleetwood Mac (Stevie Nicks), Fleetwood Mac (Lindsey Buckingham)


Q: What does Stevie Nicks order when she goes to McDonald's? A: A Fleetwood Mac & Cheese
Submitted by: Dani

Band Name Origins:

  • Short for "Fleetwood McVie" for the drummer and bass player. Band founder Peter Green refused to name the band after himself, so it wound up being named after the rhythm section. Submitted by: Chrys Jordan
  • When the band started as a 4-piece they went by the name Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac featuring Jeremy Spencer incorporating the names of all of the band. Eventually it was truncated to the more catchy Fleetwood Mac. Thats what it says in the sleeve notes of the BBC recordings CD anyway. Submitted by: Matt

Better Off Solo?:

New Career
Comments & Submitter Name
"Bob Welch""He was a founding member of the Mac until he embarked on a solo career that included the hits "Sentimental Lady" and "Ebony Eyes"." - rocky
"Lindsey Buckingham""His was a hit making singer and songwriter." - rocky
"Stevie Nicks""Her records sales speaks for themselves. " - rocky

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Fleetwood Sixty SpecialNamed after one of the most iconic Cadillac modelsJay
Fleetwood PCNamed for a computer w/ different operating systemRuby Gillespie

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Brianna""Rhiannon"Leopard Seal
"Grow Your Own Weed""Go Your Own Way"Raphael
"Vampire State""Empire State"Halloweena Jolie

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Gold Dust Woman,"Women are not made of or supply gold dust!Christy McDaniel
"Sisters Of The Moon,"The moon doesn't have siblings.Yvette Bristle
"Gold Dust Woman,"Women can't be made out of dustThatAwesomeGuy

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Rumors," Timex Social Club"Secondhand News," Fleetwood Mac
"I Gotta Go My Own Way," Cast of 'High School Musical'"Go Your Own Way," Fleetwood Mac
"What Do I Have To Do?," Stabbing Westward"Save Me A Place," Fleetwood Mac
"Stage Fright," The Band"I'm So Afraid," Fleetwood Mac
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Albatoss" originally "Albatross"
A Bob-Omb-toting enemy in Super Mario Bros. 2!
"Reams" originally "Dreams"
"The Chai" originally "The Chain"
as in Chai tea, or Chai tea latte!
"The Chin" originally "The Chain"
"Murrow Turning Over In His Rave" originally "Murrow Turning Over In His Grave"
Marilyn Westbury

There are additional song titles with a letter removed available.

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Little Limes" originally "Little Lies"
Samantha Wayland
"Little Likes" originally "Little Lies"
Samantha Wayland
"Little Lieds" originally "Little Lies"
A lied(pronounced leed) is a type of german song
Lefty Lucy
"Think About Med" originally "Think About Me"
Don't forget your medications.
Camilla Talking Bird
"Think About Mel" originally "Think About Me"

There are additional song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"Tosk" originally "Tusk"
Tosk = southern dialect of Albanian
One Horse Pony
"Murrow Turning Over In His Grove" originally "Murrow Turning Over In His Grave"
One Horse Pony
"I Don't Want To Snow" originally "I Don't Want To Know"
"Over My Lead" originally "Over My Head"
Can be pronounced two ways/have two meanings.
"Over My Heat" originally "Over My Head"

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.


Mar 15
a parody of "Silver Springs" by Fleetwood Mac
Written in 2008, and recorded that same year, Dave's original performance was one of eh-let's get it over with. Revisiting all these classics is giving me lots of new fun ideas, not sure when I'm going to be ready to jump back in the fray, but this was a fun one this time around.
Soundclick: (mp3)

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Landslide""L4Nd5LiDe"eeL deaL
"Little Lies""Big Lies"eel deal
"Don’t Stop""Hale-Bopp"Hu’s On First
"Silver Spring""State Park"Lorna Pitzer
"Little Lies""Jude Harrison’s Lies"LoriLoud33
"Big Love""Big Lie"eel deal
"Dreams""Memes"John A. Barry
"Go Your Own Way""Go Your Own Way"Joseph Little

There are additional song parodies available.

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

Song Name
Family ManPopeye (TV)JC Foster
Big LoveViagraEd
Little LiesRe-Elect Bill ClintonRobert

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
TuskUCLA Fan ClubPaul Warren
LandslideJohn McCain's ResidenceAndrew
Tell Me LiesMarriage CounsellingJohn
Goodbye BabyAbortion ClinicRachel
Tell Me LiesThe White Housepurplechick
There are additional on hold music ideas available.

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
It Ain't Hard To Tell
Little Lies
   Fleetwood Mac
It Ain't Hard To Tell Little Lies
Jacynthia Maries
Until It's Time For You To Go
   The Four Pennies
Go Your Own Way
   Fleetwood Mac
Until It's Time For You To Go Your Own Way
Gotta Tell You
   Samantha Mumba
Little Lies
   Fleetwood Mac
Gotta Tell You Little Lies
I just can't help it!
Jacynthia Maries
It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over
   Lenny Kravitz
Over My Head
   Fleetwood Mac
It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over My Head
Lance Crackers
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

The Fleetwoods Mac
The Fleetwoods combined with Fleetwood Mac
If Mick Fleetwood had a wife in the band instead of John McVie.
Submitted By: Rocky Rhodes
Pat Fleetwood Been A Tarmac
Pat Benatar combined with Fleetwood Mac
Why not? It's a less outlandish claim than "Jimmy Eat World"!
Submitted By: Amy Grunt
Apple Mac
Fiona Apple combined with Fleetwood Mac
Submitted By: neptunevsmars
Fleetwood Macklemore
Fleetwood Mac combined with Macklemore
Submitted By: Candy Welty

There are additional Fleetwood Mac Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

Misheard Lyrics:
You see your vision
Original Lyrics:
You see your gypsy
Misheard Lyrics:
Oh no
Original Lyrics:
You will know
Misheard Lyrics:
Green Eggs and Ham
Original Lyrics:
Misheard Lyrics:
When the night is coming still
Original Lyrics:
When the night is cold and still
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Big Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
Look at Acura
Original Lyrics:
Looking out for love

Story about this misheard lyric by: Cody Finke

It sounded like it had to do with Honda introducing a luxury car brand at the time this song came out!

There are additional misheard stories available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"Little lies"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Tell me lies
Why They're Repetitive:
It's weird, it isn't the songs actual title.
Submitted by: Mads
"Second Hand News"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Bow, bow, bow, bow, bow. Bow, bow, bow, bow......
Why They're Repetitive:
In this song one word repeated countless times = the entire chorus
Submitted by: The Triple F-Rated Coffee Stirrer

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

The Nonsensical Lyrics:
If you see my reflection in the snow covered hills...
Why They're Nonsensical:
Snow doesn't reflect, Stevie. Your ex-beau could stare at those hills for the entire winter and never once see your reflection. Come to think of it, even if snow did reflect, the reflection he'd see would be his own, so what was the point of that line?
Submitted by: Brian D. Smith
"Gold Dust Woman"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Rock on gold dust woman,
take your silver spoon,
and dig your grave.
Why They're Nonsensical:
I'm not sure if Stevie was high when she wrote this, but this song was about her drug abuse.
Submitted by: Celeste
There are additional nonsensical lyrics available.

Insincere Song Lyrics:

"Little Lies"
The Insincere Lyrics:
tell me lies, tell me sweet little lies
Why They're Insincere:
why would you want to be told lies, knowing they were lies, and what is so sweet about a known lie.?
Submitted by: joe schmoe
"Don't Stop Thinking About Tomorrow"
The Insincere Lyrics:
Try not to think about the time to come
Why They're Insincere:
Look at the title of the song, Einstein!
Submitted by: Salwar Kameez

Dirty Song Lyrics:

"Second-Hand News"
The Dirty Lyrics:
Won't you lay me down in the tall grass and let me do my stuff?
Why They're Dirty:
Uh, just what kind of "stuff" are you going to be doing there, Stevie?
Submitted by: Raphael

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities:

The Lyrics:
So I'm back to the velvet underground
Who They Mention:
The Velvet Underground
Submitted by: Sutch

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Don't Stop"
The Song Lyrics:
It'll be better than before
Yesterday's gone, yesterday's gone
Song They Mention:
"Yesterday's Gone" by Chad & Jeremy
Submitted by: Cody Finke

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"I Don't Want To Know"
Opening Lines:
I don't want to know the reasons why.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly
"Brown Eyes"
Opening Lines:
You look at me with those brown eyes.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly
There are additional spelling lyrics available.

Scary Song Lyrics:

"Silver Springs"
The Lyrics:
I will follow you down
'Til the sound of my voice will haunt you
You will never get away
from the sound of the woman that loves you
The woman that loves you...or a psychotic stalker?? You decide.
Submitted by: Patti

Song Title Space Change:

"Al Bat Ross" originally "Albatross"
Why did Al do that to Ross?
Submitted by: George Straitjacket
"What Makes Youth Ink You're The One" originally "What Makes You Think You're The One"
Submitted by: Rhoda Dohr
"Bi Glove" originally "Big Love"
Submitted by: Patricia McClure

Band Name Anagrams:

Wolf Meat Code Submitted by: Peter
Wet Camel Food Submitted by: Alyssa Jayne
Cafe Model Two Submitted by: Alyssa Jayne
Do Welcome Fat Submitted by: Alyssa Jayne
Fowl Meat Code Submitted by: Alyssa Jayne

There are additional Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Anagrams:

"Red Sam" originally "Dreams"
Submitted by: Joe
"I Sled Land" originally "Landslide"
Submitted by: Patricia McClure
"I Led Lands" originally "Landslide"
Submitted by: Patricia McClure
"Land's Deli" originally "Landslide"
Submitted by: Patricia McClure
"Lads Lined" originally "Landslide"
Submitted by: Patricia McClure

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Lyrics Pronunciation:

The Lyrics:
When the rain washes you clean, you'll know
Stevie Nicks puts the stress on the second syllable of "washes" rather than on the first, which used to make me think she was saying "When the rain won't shoes you clean, you'll know," and I used to think it was funny.
Submitted by: Melissa Leo the Lion

Super Long Pop Songs:

"Not That Funny" Length: 9:04
From the 1980 Fleetwood Mac live album. They took a bad song from Tusk that was already way too long at 3:11 and made it excruciating. IMO this is the worst track ever released by Fleetwood Mac.
Submitted by: Jeffrey Kasten
"Oh Well" Length: 9:00
This may be Fleetwood Mac's longest song to date and the most experimental for them as well.
Submitted by: Paul Warren

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Skut" originally "Tusk"
Submitted by: Weamon
"May You Love Sea" originally "Say You Love Me"
Submitted by: Waldo D. Law
"May You Love Sea" originally "Say You Love Me"
Submitted by: Waldo D. Law
"Wold Dust Gummin'" originally "Gold Dust Woman"
Submitted by: Eva Cave
"Pave Lisa Mace" originally "Save Me A Place"
Submitted by: Tess O. Gosset

There are additional Song Title Spoonerisms available.

Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics:

"Go Your Own Way"
The Lyrics:
You can go your own way.
(Go your own way.)
You can call it another lonely day.
Lindsey Buckingham wrote the song when he and Stevie Nicks had broken up. The entire album "Rumours" is about the bad relationships that every member of Fleetwood Mac was going through.
Submitted by: Paul Warren

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Meetflood Wac originally "Fleetwood Mac"
Submitted by: dizzymojo
Mackwood Fleet originally "Fleetwood Mac"
Submitted by: Rocky
Meetwood Flack originally "Fleetwood Mac"
Submitted by: Kayla Stewart

Movies Named After Song Titles:

2014 horror movie
Submitted by: Rock Maninoff

Missing Parts:

"Second Hand News"
No mention of first hand news?
Submitted by: Lucille Bowling Ball

Bad Ringtone Choices:

"Little Lies"
The Lyrics:
Tell me, tell me, tell me lies.
"Tell me lies" would not be the best ringtone to come from a cop's phone while interrogating a suspect.
Submitted by: Kathy

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