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This is the most recent information about Parliament that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Parliament, 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.

Parliment

Stupid Band Names:

  • The Parliament is the the group that rules the British government, but these guys are all Americans. That's probably why they had to add "Funkadelic" to their name (they even changed it to that name eventually). Submitted by: Reggie Pillbox

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Chocolate City,"No city is made of chocolate.Heather Brockwell
"Tear The Roof Off The Sucker,"Do suckers have roofs? No way!crazydon

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"If The Love Fits Wear It," Leslie Pearl"If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It," Parliament
"Chocolate City," Parliament"Yummy, Yummy, Yummy," 1910 Fruitgum Company
"Chocolate City," Parliament"The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)," Juice Newton
"Flashlight," Parliament"Light My Way," Nazareth
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"If I Don't Fit, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"Lash Light" originally "Flash Light"
Norman Cornelius
"Mothership Connection (Tar Child)" originally "Mothership Connection (Star Child)"
Norman Cornelius

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"If Wit Don't Fit, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"If Pit Don't Fit, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"If Kit Don't Fit, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"If Fit Don't Fit, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"If Bit Don't Fit, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe

There are additional Parliament song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"If It Don't Fix, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"If Id Don't Fit, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"If It Don't Fit, Won't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"If It Don't Fit, Don't Forge It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe
"If It Won't Fit, Don't Force It" originally "If It Don't Fit, Don't Force It"
Sabrina Flowe

There are additional Parliament song titles with a letter changed available.

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Blinded By The Light
   Manfred Mann's Earth Band
Flashlight
   Parliament
Blinded By The Flashlight
Chris
Angels Brought Me Here
   Guy Sebastian
Chocolate City
   Parliament
Angels Brought Me To Chocolate City
I like those angels! :D
Bubzie
Addicted To Love
   Robert Palmer
Chocolate City
   Parliament
City Addicted To Chocolate
Joelle
Flash Light
   Parliament
Flashdance (What A Feeling)
   Irene Cara
Flash Light Dance (What A Feeling)
Norman Cornelius

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

British Parliament Lions
British Lions combined with Parliament
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Bomb The Parliament
Bomb The Bass combined with Parliament
An all-star funk tribute to Guy Fawkes.
Submitted By: neptunevsmars

Misheard Lyrics:

"Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof off the Sucker)"
Misheard Lyrics:
Let your single turn this ow to ow
Original Lyrics:
Let us in we'll tear this mother out
"Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof off the Sucker)"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm king of the funk
King of the funk
I'm king in the funk
You gotta have that funk
Original Lyrics:
Ow, we want the funk
Give up the funk
Ow, we need the funk
We gotta have that funk.
"Flash Light"
Misheard Lyrics:
Everybody's gotta live a life under the sun.
Original Lyrics:
Everybody's got a little light under the sun.
"Flash Light"
Misheard Lyrics:
Everybody's got a laser light under the sun.
Original Lyrics:
Everybody's got a little light under the sun.
There are additional Parliament misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Flashlight"
Misheard Lyrics:
Mota, mota, mota boat
Help me find the boat.
or
Help me sing the song.
Original Lyrics:
Most of all he needs the funk
Help him find the funk .

Story about this misheard lyric by: Reggie Pillbox

I was thinking he was trying to sing "motor boat".

There are additional Parliament misheard stories available.

How to Pronounce a Band Name:

"Par-la-ment
As in the British parliament (the letter "i" is silent!)
Submitted by: Chunky Fitchen

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"P-Funk"
The Song Lyrics:
Let me put my sunglasses on
That's the law around here, you got to wear your sunglasses
So you can feel cool
Gangsta lean
Y'all should dig my sunroof top
Song They Mention:
William DeVaughn - Be Thankful for What You Got (song title is not mentioned, but "gangsta lean" and "sunroof top" are clear references to this song)
Submitted by: amwoods
 

Made Up Words in Songs:

"Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop)"
The Made Up Words:
psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop
Comments:
This made-up word has 33 letters!
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
 

Song Title Space Change:

"Mothership Connect (Ion Star Child)" originally "Mothership Connection (Star Child)"
Submitted by: Dogniss Everdeen
"Mother's Hip Connection (Star Child)" originally "Mothership Connection (Star Child)"
Submitted by: Stan Doff
"Mother Ship Connection (Star Child)" originally "Mothership Connection (Star Child)"
Submitted by: Stan Doff

Band Name Anagrams:

Mail Parent Submitted by: Rachel Stedman
Implant Era Submitted by: Redsimba
Armpit Lane Submitted by: Redsimba
Maple Train Submitted by: Redsimba
Mineral Tap Submitted by: Redsimba

There are additional Parliament Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Lash Flight" originally "Flash Light"
Submitted by: Sutch

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