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Music Performer Pseudonyms:

Also known as: Rock & Hyde. Submitted by: Jessica Bielzebub

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Rock and HydeA real example in 1987-88; the core members' namesGeorge

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Lies Of A Stranger""Eyes Of A Stranger"Buce Curb

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Eyes Of A Strangler" originally "Eyes Of A Stranger"

Change a Letter:

"Dyes Of A Stranger" originally "Eyes Of A Stranger"
George Straitjacket

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Brown Eyes
   Destiny's Child
Eyes Of A Stranger
Brown Eyes Of A Stranger
Da Phoenix
Strangers In The Night
   Frank Sinatra
Eyes Of A Stranger
   The Payolas
Eyes Of Strangers In The Night
Da Phoenix
Eyes Of A Stranger
Beautiful Stranger
Eyes Of A Beautiful Stranger
Eyes Of A Stranger
Stranger In Paradise
   Tony Bennett
Eyes Of A Stranger In Paradise

Misheard Lyrics:

"Eyes of a Stranger"
Misheard Lyrics:
Is it magic that makes you a beer?
Original Lyrics:
Is it magic that makes you appear?
"Never Said I Love You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Never said I love you, 'cause I didn't wanna lower my gun
Original Lyrics:
Never said I love you, 'cause I didn't wanna lower my guard
"Never Said I Loved You"
Misheard Lyrics:
Didn't want to know I was gone
Original Lyrics:
Didn't want to lower my guard

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"Eyes Of A Stranger"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
In your lips I sense a danger
you've got the eyes of a stranger
In your lips I see a danger
You've got the eyes of a stranger
Why They're Nonsensical:
Oh come on now?! How the hell are you going to sense or see the danger in somebody's lips?!
Submitted by: Celeste

Song Title Space Change:

"Eye So Fast, Ranger" originally "Eyes Of A Stranger"
Submitted by: Naomi Swanson
"Eyes O' Fast Ranger" originally "Eyes Of A Stranger"
Submitted by: Naomi Swanson

Band Name Anagrams:

Aloha Types Submitted by: All-Starr
The Laos Pay Submitted by: Rose Cathcart
Ape Lost Hay Submitted by: Loree Dare
They Soap Al Submitted by: Loree Dare
Say 'The Opal' Submitted by: Loree Dare

There are additional Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Styes Of A Ranger" originally "Eyes Of A Stranger"
Submitted by: Roy R. Pryor

Movies Named After Song Titles:

"Eyes Of A Stranger"
Horror film which came out the same year (1982)
Submitted by: Brit Boxx

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