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Fun Music Information -> Percy Sledge

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Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"It Tears Me Up,"Was Percy Sledge made out of paper? I think not!Peter

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Love Me Tender," Elvis Presley"Warm And Tender Love," Percy Sledge
"Centerfield," John Fogerty"Out Of Left Field," Percy Sledge
"How Can I Be Sure?," The Young Rascals"Take Time To Know Her," Percy Sledge
"When A Man Loves A Woman," Percy Sledge"When A Woman Loves A Man," Jane Morgan
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"When A Ma Loves A Woman" originally "When A Man Loves A Woman"
Peter

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Take Time To Know Cher" originally "Take Time To Know Her"
Bob
"When A Man Loves As Woman" originally "When A Man Loves A Woman"
Sheila Evans
"When A Man Gloves A Woman" originally "When A Man Loves A Woman"
Peter
"When A Man Loves Ax Woman" originally "When A Man Loves A Woman"
Rachel Stedman

Change a Letter:

"When A Man Loves A Roman" originally "When A Man Loves A Woman"
Donna Gelpigi
"When A Man Moves A Woman" originally "When A Man Loves A Woman"
Emmy Kay Butanone

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"When a Man Loves a Woman""When a Human Loves a Dog"Lucy Lement
"When a Man Loves a Woman""When a Man Drives a Lemon"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"When a Man Loves a Woman""When a Geek Scripts in Python"Edward Genereux
"When A Man Loves A Woman""When Mccain Picked A Woman"Malcolm Higgins
"When A Man Loves A Woman""When A Dog Hates A Kitten"Dr. Game Show
"When a Man Loves a Woman""When a Man Drives a Woman"Wolverine
"When A Man Loves A Woman""When A Man Has A Sex Change"Jason
"When A Man Loves A Woman""When Iran Gets An A-Bomb"Phil Alexander
"When A Man Loves A Woman""When A Man Loves His Cousin"Matthias
"When A Man Loves A Woman""When A Cat Loves Her Kittens"LucidLupin LeeBee

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
Have You Seen Her?
   MC Hammer
Take Time To Know Her
   Percy Sledge
Have You Seen Her? Take Time To Know Her!
Call the duo Sledge Hammer!
Ashley Michelle McGowan
When A Woman
   Gabrielle
When A Man Loves A Woman
   Percy Sledge
When A Woman Loves A Woman
A lesbian love ballad, perhaps?... ;-)
SpiderBraids
When A Man Loves A Woman
   Percy Sledge
Family Man
   Hall And Oates
When A Family Man Loves A Woman
Edward
When A Man Loves A Woman
   Percy Sledge
Half A Woman, Half A Shadow
   Roxette
When A Man Loves Half A Woman, Half A Shadow
Edward
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Missing Percies
Missing Persons combined with Percy Sledge
New wave meets classic soul. "When a man loves a woman whose destination is unknown!"
Submitted By: Bob
Percy Sledgehammer
Percy Sledge combined with MC Hammer
Submitted By: crazydon
Sledgehammer
Percy Sledge combined with M.C. Hammer
Submitted By: signawaiver
Percy and the Giants
Percy Sledge combined with They Might Be Giants
I heard someone make up this name once. These two performer names were probably combined in order to come up with it.
Submitted By: Billzy

Misheard Lyrics:

"When a Man Loves a Woman"
Misheard Lyrics:
When a man loves a walnut
Original Lyrics:
When a man loves a woman
"When a Man Loves a Woman"
Misheard Lyrics:
Tryin' to hold onto your papa's dong
Original Lyrics:
Tryin' to hold on to your precious love
"It Tears Me Up"
Misheard Lyrics:
You never hear a n****r say "I'm sorry, Percy Sledge"
Original Lyrics:
And you looked at me and you can say "I'm sorry, Percy Sledge"
"When A Man Loves A Woman"
Misheard Lyrics:
Itchiest man she has seen
Original Lyrics:
If she is mad, he can see it.
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"When a Man Loves a Woman"
Misheard Lyrics:
When a man loves a walnut
Original Lyrics:
When a man loves a woman

Story about this misheard lyric by: Cody Finke

One of two songs I heard "walnut" instead of "woman".

There are additional misheard stories available.

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Warm and Tender Love"
Opening Lines:
Let me wrap you in my warm and tender love, yeah
Comments:
Submitted by: Sutch
"When A Man Loves A Woman"
Opening Lines:
When a man loves a woman Can't keep his mind on nothing else He'd chain the world On a good thing he's found
Comments:
Percy Sledge's "When A Man Loves A Woman" was a late spring 1966 #1 hit for three weeks. It would have repeat success in 1983 when it was included on the movie, "The Big Chill's" soundtrack. Michael Bolton would have success with a remake of the song in the early 1990's.
Submitted by: Peter

Song Title Acrostics:

FAT: "Faithful And True"
Submitted by: Candy Welty

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Circe Pledge originally "Percy Sledge"
Circe = the temptress in 'The Odyssey'
Submitted by: Mae Beam

Movies Named After Song Titles:

"When A Man Loves A Woman"
1994 drama about alcoholism with Meg Ryan
Submitted by: MOR

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