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Fun Music Information -> Hootie & the Blowfish

Album cover parody of Cracked Rear View by Hootie & the Blowfish
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This is the most recent information about Hootie & the Blowfish that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Hootie & the Blowfish, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

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Hootie and the Blowfish

Stupid Band Names:

  • Well, it's accurate. They do sorta blow...... hopefully not fish. I'll leave the "Hootie" part alone. Submitted by: Cerulean

Song Titles Not Used as Lyrics:

Song Name
Comments & Submitter Name
"Old Man and Me"The first line is 'Well an old man said to me', but it should be titled 'When I get to Heaven' because that's what's uttered more in this song. - Paul Warren
"Hannah Jane"Should be titled "She'll be gone" because Hannah Jane is nowhere to be found even in the lyrics! - Paul Warren

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Thyme""Time"Kaylie L

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"I Couldn't Live Without Your Love," Petula Clark"Only Wanna Be With You," Hootie & The Blowfish
"Will You Wait For Me?," Kavana"I Will Wait," Hootie & The Blowfish
"Leave Me Alone (Let Me Cry)," Dicky Doo And The Don'ts"Let Her Cry," Hootie & The Blowfish
"What You Need," INXS"Time," Hootie & The Blowfish
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Tim" originally "Time"

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Only Wanna Bet With You" originally "Only Wanna Be With You"
cause you are an understanding bookie...
"Only Wanna Beg With You" originally "Only Wanna Be With You"
Heather Brockwell
"Let Cher Cry" originally "Let Her Cry"
Heather Brockwell

Change a Letter:

"Dime" originally "Time"
"Mime" originally "Time"
"Tile" originally "Time"
"Let Her Dry" originally "Let Her Cry"
Duncan Moore
"Let Her Pry" originally "Let Her Cry"
Duncan Moore

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Only Wanna Be With You""Only Want a Pikachu"mouselover
"Hold My Hand""Spread Love For Him (A Song For Barney)"Darius Whitehead
"Let Her Cry""Letter B"Joseph Little
"Hold My Hand""Hold My Hat"Phil Nelson
"Let Her Cry""Let Me Die"Sad Cutter
"Hold My Hand""The Steak Song"Becca

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Only Want to Be With YouStalking Victims' HotlineFbug

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
I Only Want To Be With You
   Dusty Springfield
Only Wanna Be With You
   Hootie & The Blowfish
I Only Wanna Be With You
Combining 2 very similar titles
   The Go-Go's
   Hootie & The Blowfish
Vacation Time
Stars Are Blind
   Paris Hilton
I Go Blind
   Hootie & the Blowfish
Stars Go Blind
I Go Blind
   Hootie & The Blowfish
   Todrick Hall
I Go Colorblind

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Reel Big Blowfish
Reel Big Fish combined with Hootie & The Blowfish
Submitted By: Alex

Misheard Lyrics:

"Only Wanna Be with You"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm such a baby bear, the dolphins make me cry
Original Lyrics:
I'm such a baby, yeah, the dolphins make me cry
Misheard Lyrics:
Can you treat me by tomorrow
Original Lyrics:
Can you teach me 'bout tomorrow
Misheard Lyrics:
You left me hiding
Original Lyrics:
You left me crying
"Hold My Hand"
Misheard Lyrics:
The fastest I can
Original Lyrics:
The best that I can
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Only Wanna Be with You"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm such a baby bear, the dolphins make me cry
Original Lyrics:
I'm such a baby, yeah, the dolphins make me cry

Story about this misheard lyric by: Cody Finke

I thought it was about baby bears and dolphins.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"I Go Blind"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Every time I look at you, I go blind
Hold me, Hold me
'cause I wanna get higher and higher
Why They're Repetitive:
I like this song a lot, but every time I hear this song I think I'm gonna go deaf!
Submitted by: L-Dogg

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Only Wanna Be With You"
The Song Lyrics:
Yeah I'm tangled up in blue
Song They Mention:
"Tangled Up In Blue" by Bob Dylan. In addition, the third verse of this song even quotes part of the Bob Dylan song.
Submitted by: Gigi
"Let Her Cry"
The Song Lyrics:
Oh, mama, please help me
Won't you hold my hand?
Song They Mention:
"Hold My Hand", another track that appears on the same album as this one (and was a hit on the charts a few months earlier).
Submitted by: nally

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

Opening Lines:
Time, why you punish me?
Submitted by: Brian Kelly

Bad Grammar in Song Lyrics:

The Lyrics:
Time, why you punish me?
Time says: I punish you because THAT GRAMMER IS HORRIBLE!
Submitted by: Hu's On First

Song Title Anagrams:

"No Big Lid" originally "I Go Blind"
Submitted by: Daisy Pappus
"I Dig Lon B." originally "I Go Blind"
Submitted by: Daisy Pappus
"I Do Bling" originally "I Go Blind"
Submitted by: Daisy Pappus
"I Bind Log" originally "I Go Blind"
Submitted by: Daisy Pappus

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Blutie & The Ho-Fish originally "Hootie & The Blowfish"
Submitted by: MOR

Hidden Tracks:

"Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child"
It's the last track on "Cracked Rear View" and is not mentioned on the track listings.
Submitted by: crazydon

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