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Album cover parody of The Very Best of Peter, Paul and Mary by Peter Paul & Mary
Parody album cover
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This is the most recent information about Peter, Paul & Mary that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Peter, Paul & Mary, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

 
 

Possible Misspelled Names:

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

Peter, Paul and Mary, Peter,Paul and Marry, Paul, Mary And Peter

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Fauna""Flora"Regina Haniger

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Yesterday's Tomorrow,"Yesterday and tomorrow aren't the same day.Yvette Bristle

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"When Will I See You Again?," The Three Degrees"When The Ship Comes In," Peter, Paul & Mary
"I'm Leaving You," Scorpions"Leaving On A Jet Plane," Peter, Paul & Mary
"He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother," The Hollies"Because All Men Are Brothers," Peter, Paul & Mary
"Words," The Bee Gees"Music Speaks Louder Than Words," Peter, Paul & Mary
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"When The Hip Comes In" originally "When The Ship Comes In"
Yvette Bristle
"Leaving On A Jet Lane" originally "Leaving On A Jet Plane"
Karen
"Lowin' In The Wind" originally "Blowin' In The Wind"
The cows are trying to tell us something.
Natalie Snortman
"Bowin' In The Wind" originally "Blowin' In The Wind"
Not an easy thing to do.
Chris

Change a Letter:

"I Rig Rock And Roll Music" originally "I Dig Rock And Roll Music"
Yvette Bristle
"I Gig Rock And Roll Music" originally "I Dig Rock And Roll Music"
Yvette Bristle
"I Did Rock And Roll Music" originally "I Dig Rock And Roll Music"
Yvette Bristle
"I Dug Rock And Roll Music" originally "I Dig Rock And Roll Music"
Yvette Bristle
"If I Hid A Hammer" originally "If I Had A Hammer"
Liberty Anderson

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Lemon Tree""Hilly's Free"Libby
"Puff the Magic Dragon""Mohammed the Lonely Prophet"CryHavoc
"500 Miles""500 Songs"Susanna Viljanen
"Five Hundred Miles""Five Hundred Grand"Old Man Ribber
"Puff the Magic Dragon""Puff the Tragic Dragon"Knot Tellin
"Leaving On A Jet Plane""Bleeding, And The Cat’s Blamed"Merry & Pippin
"If I Had a Hammer""I was not Enamored"Yolanda DeByle
"Puff the Magic Dragon""Puff the Magic Dragon"Susanna Viljanen
"Puff the Magic Dragon""Deepwater Horizon"N. Townsend
"Leavin' On A Jet Plane""Schemin' On A Jet Plane"Randy Hearn

There are additional song parodies available.

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

Song Name
Product
Submittor
If I Had HammerAce HardwareRon M

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
Leaving On A Jet Plane AccountantMelhi
That's What You Get For Loving MeVD ClinicBob Uppendown
Leaving On The Jet PlaneTravel Agency/AirlinePong

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Where Have All the Good People Gone?
   Sam Roberts
Where Have All the Flowers Gone?
   Peter, Paul & Mary
Where Have All the Good Flowers Gone?
Mikkoi
The Heat Is On
   Glenn Frey
Leavin' On Jet Plane
   Peter Paul & Mary
The Heat Is On The Jet Plane
Shawna
500 Miles
   Peter, Paul & Mary
2,000 Miles
   The Pretenders
2,500 Miles
Chowder
Puff The Magic Dragon
   Peter, Paul & Mary
Cannonball
   The Breeders
Puff The Magic Cannonball
Insert punchline here.
rocco

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

The Offspring of Peter, Paul and Mary
The Offspring combined with Peter, Paul & Mary
I am not judging their lifestyle choices.
Submitted By: Robert Ballinger
Peter, Paul, and Queen Mary
Peter, Paul & Mary combined with Queen
Submitted By: Polly Warner Krakker

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Puff The Magic Dragon"
Misheard Lyrics:
Frollipin the Otamus
Original Lyrics:
Frolicked in the autumn mist.

Story about this misheard lyric by: Anna

My entire childhood I thought Puff The Magic Dragon & Frollipin The Otamus were friends. I thought he was kind of a cross between an otter & a hippo. I was devestated to find out at age 18 that Frollipin never existed.

Song Parody Fragments:

"Puff The Magic Dragon"
Better Lyrics:
Puff, my ass is draggin', it's 103
I'd like to lick a cooling mist or be splashing in the sea
Puff, my ass is draggin', it's 103
I'd like to lick a cooling mist or be splashing in the sea
Original Lyrics:
Puff, the magic dragon, lived by the sea
And frolicked in the autumn mist in a land called Honalee
Puff, the magic dragon, lived by the sea
And frolicked in the autumn mist in a land called Honalee
Submitted by: Royce Miller

Misrhymed Song Lyrics:

"Leaving On A Jet Plane"
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
All my bags are packed, I'm ready to go
I'm standing here outside your door
I hate to wake you up to say goodbye.
Why They're Misrhymed:
Go and door do not rhyme. Every time that line comes on, I sing... All my bags are packed I'm ready to go...I'm standing here outside your doe (ebonics for door) It makes me cringe when I hear that
Submitted by: Julie
 

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities:

"I Dig Rock And Roll Music"
The Lyrics:
And when the Beatles tell you
Who They Mention:
The Beatles
Submitted by: oldsongs
"I Dig Rock And Roll Music"
The Lyrics:
I dig Donovan in a dream-like, tripped out way
Who They Mention:
Donovan Leitch
Submitted by: oldsongs
There are additional celebrity lyrics available.

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"For Lovin' Me"
Opening Lines:
That's what you get for lovin' me
Comments:
Submitted by: Candy Welty
"If I Had A Hammer"
Opening Lines:
If I had a hammer
I'd hammer in the morning
Hammer in the evening
All over this land
Comments:
Submitted by: MOR
There are additional spelling lyrics available.

Song Title Space Change:

"Puff The Magic Drag On" originally "Puff The Magic Dragon"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"When The Ship Come Sin" originally "When The Ship Comes In"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"The Magi (The Heart Of Man Sap A Lace)" originally "The Magi (The Heart Of Man's A Palace)"
Submitted by: Donna Rand Blitzen

Songs That Are Banned:

"Puff, The Magic Dragon"
In April 1971, this was one of many songs that the Illinois Crime Commission published in a list of popular pop/rock songs that contain drug references.
Submitted by: Peter

Song Title Acrostics:

TOTS: "Tramp On The Street"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
DID: "Day Is Done"
Submitted by: Candy Welty

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"I Rig Dock And Roll Music" originally "I Dig Rock And Roll Music"
Submitted by: Axl Sean

Onomatopoeia in Lyrics:

"Marvelous Little Toy"
The Lyrics:
It went zip when it moved
and pop when it stopped,
Whir when it stood still,
I never knew just what it was,
and I guess I never will.
Why:
In one Christmas concert, P,P&M called audience members who didn't make the required noises "yuppies".
Submitted by: cygna vamp
 

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