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Album cover parody of Spice Up Your Life [UK CD1] by Spice Girls
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I don't know much about football. I know what a goal is, which is surely the main thing about football.
- Victoria Beckham

I've got bingo arms
- Victoria Beckham
Submitted by: LucidLupin
[In reference to the pre-release of their 'Forever' album]:
'Our record's out next Monday, so buy it now.'
Submitted by: Devil Jones


Since the Spice Girls are getting on in years now....does that make them "Old Spice"?
Submitted by: Al Rodriguez
The Spice Girls have reformed and are asking Cher to join them.
They're calling her "Old Spice".
Submitted by: Frank Sangreal
There are additional music jokes available.

Band Name Origins:

  • they originally named their band "Spice" because it sounded hot, but it was already the name of a british rapper and they were nearly sued for using a copyrighted name .... so they changed it to "The Spice Girls" Submitted by: juli
  • During the making up of a name as out of Take five, High Five, Plus Five, and Touch. In the end Geri thought of Spice because they were all so different just like spices. That is how the Spice Girls were named. -- Got that info from Geri Halliwell's book "If Only" Blueytwo The Spice girl one that is supposedly from Geri's book is bogus, she says the spice names were given to them by a mag and verifys the story that they were named after a song called Sugar and Spice with girls being added to the name Spice becasue there was a band called Spice already GInger The girls wrote a song called Sugar and Spice (it was never released) and then one of them got the idea to call themselves the Spice Girls. Submitted by: buttmunch

Stupid Band Names:

  • Their music isn't so spicy, and they look like pre-school nursery girls... Submitted by: Mattias Johansson
  • So, they think they're hot and spicy. They're not hot really. By the way, how come they all have the last name "spice"? It's kinda creepy. So are they. Submitted by: Stockton

Music Performer Nicknames:

Known informally as: Fab Five. Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.

Vainity Songs:

Song Name
Comments & Submitter Name
"Spice Up Your Life"Well, it contains half of the band's name - Cassandra

Former Career:

New Career
Comments & Submitter Name
"Emma Bunton""Acting"She did some tv-acting before becoming famous as a singer. - mads.

Better Off Solo?:

New Career
Comments & Submitter Name
"Melanie Chisholm""Well, let's just face it. After the Spice Girls broke up they released some solo albums but Melanie Chisholm was the only one of the five to have any commercial success. Melanie B, Emma Bunton, Geri Halliwell, and Victoria Beckham and they all tanked as soon as they went solo." - Celeste

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Split GirlsFor when they disbandedRobert D. Arndt Jr.
Space GirlsThey always seemed more spacey than spicy to me!Doug Graves
Spice RacksThe changed word describes it all. Racks. (drools)Corey

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Spice Up Your Strife""Spice Up Your Life"Regina Haniger
"Spice Up Pure Life""Spice Up Your Life"Regina Haniger
"Spice Up Your Knife""Spice Up Your Life"McMickOutOfSongs
"Spice Up Your Wife""Spice Up Your Life"Daniel
"Slice up Your Lice""Spice Up Your Life"Rizwan Alam

There are additional new song names available.

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Spice Up Your Life,"Life cannot be made spicyDiddims

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Halfway," Mimi Webb"Stop," Spice Girls
"Bad Habits," Ed Sheeran"Stop," Spice Girls
"Time For Change," Motley Crue"Spice Up Your Life," Spice Girls
"Don't Go," Yaz"Stop," Spice Girls
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Spice Up Our Life" originally "Spice Up Your Life"
Blake Dreary
"Say You'll Be Here" originally "Say You'll Be There"
Naomi Swanson

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Splice Up Your Life" originally "Spice Up Your Life"
Heather Brockwell
"Say You'll Beg There" originally "Say You'll Be There"
Naomi Swanson
"Say You'll Bet There" originally "Say You'll Be There"
Naomi Swanson

Change a Letter:

"Spice Up Sour Life" originally "Spice Up Your Life"
"Something Kinda Runny" originally "Something Kinda Funny"
Jessica Childress
"Something Kinda Funky" originally "Something Kinda Funny"
Jessica Childress
"Slice Up Your Life" originally "Spice Up Your Life"
Cut the carrot cake and bite it all down.
Mickey D.
"Who Do You Think You Ate" originally "Who Do You Think You Are"
Lynne O'Leahy-Cassid

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Wannabe""Wannaspeak"Kim McCarthy
"Wannabe""If You Wanna Nuke My Country"Onslaught
"2 Become 1""Number 2, not Number 1!!!"Robert D. Arndt Jr.
"Spice Up Your Life""Use CPR"Below Average Dave
"Wannabe""Birds And Bees"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Wannabe""Don't Wannabe"Ned Riley
"Wannabe""Drama Queen"Matthias
"Wanna Be My Lover""Wanna Drive A Hummer"Philip Hanan
"Wannabe""Scared of Me"Below Average Dave

There are additional song parodies available.

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

Song Name
Spice Up Your LifeFrank's RedHot Buffalo Wings Hot SauceEdward
WannabeDating AgencyIndra.v
Two Become OneTrojansMCjohn
Christmas WrappingCharity Gift Wrapping ServicesDana T
2 Become 1Consolidating DebtsBethan
There are additional commercials that haven't been done yet available.

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
2 Become 1Sexual Assault HotlineDongquan
Say You'll Be ThereMissing Persons UnitDongquan
StopRape Victims HotlineAngel19
Spice Up Your LifeIndian TakeawayRichard Davies
Mama (I Love You)Orphanagesh@rk_bite
There are additional on hold music ideas available.

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Papa Don't Preach
Too Much
   Spice Girls
Papa Don't Preach Too Much
You can preach a little, I suppose!
Jacynthia Maries
Say When
Say You'll Be There
   Spice Girls
Say When You'll Be There
Say, Say, Say
   Paul McCartney And Michael Jackson
Say You'll Be There
   Spice Girls
Say, Say, Say You'll Be There
The Anarchist
   Spice Girls
The Wannabe Anarchist
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Vanilla Spice
Vanilla Ice combined with Spice Girls
Submitted By: Ariane
Cosmic Spice Girls
Cosmic Girls combined with Spice Girls
The first band is a South Korean group, for those who don't know.
Submitted By: Ralph
Indigo Spice Girls
Indigo Girls combined with Spice Girls
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Sugar 'n' Spice
Sugarcult combined with Spice Girls
(and everything nice)
Submitted By: *katie

There are additional Spice Girls Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

"Say You'll Be There"
Misheard Lyrics:
Yes I'm scared
Original Lyrics:
Yes I swear
"Say You'll Be There"
Misheard Lyrics:
Say you will be gay
Original Lyrics:
Say you will be there
Misheard Lyrics:
If you wanna be at Ramada
Original Lyrics:
If you wanna be my lover
"Viva Forever"
Misheard Lyrics:
Ever searching for the run
Original Lyrics:
Ever searching for the one
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

Misheard Lyrics:
Gotta keep it strong before the people disappear
Gotta keep it strong before the people persevere
Original Lyrics:
Gotta keep it strong before the pain turns into fear

Story about this misheard lyric by: Cody Finke

I thought it was disappearance or perseverance.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Song Parody Fragments:

"Who Do You Think You Are?"
Better Lyrics:
I said, "How old do you think you are?"
(Think, think you are)
"You should act your age, not your shoe size, brah"
Original Lyrics:
I said, "Who do you think you are?"
(Think, think you are)
I said, "Who? Some kind of superstar"
Submitted by: Sheogorath
"Wanna Be"
Better Lyrics:
If you want to fix my sandwich
It's gotta have ham and cheese
Mustard is too sour
Pass the mayo, please
Original Lyrics:
If you wanna be my lover
You gotta get with my friends
Make it last forever
Friendship never ends<
Submitted by: raddog20002002

Funniest Song Lyrics:

The Funny Lyrics:
If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my friends
Why They're Funny:
I hope this line means "you gotta hang around with my friends, as well as me, in order to be my lover", otherwise this could have a different meaning.
Submitted by: Joe
"Too Much"
The Funny Lyrics:
Too Much of something is bad enough (Bad enough),
But something's coming over me to make me wonder,
Too much of nothing is just as tough (just as tough),
I need to know the way to feel to keep me satisfied
Why They're Funny:
In the beginning it seems like they are talking about sex and saying that too much of it is bad enough but no sex is bad too. So they find a solution to keep them satisfied which is to masturbate!
Submitted by: Niccole
There are additional Funny lyrics available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

The Repetitive Lyrics:
tell me what you want
what you really really want
Why They're Repetitive:
its f*****g annoying
Submitted by: Austin
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Now, tell me what you want,
What you really really want
Why They're Repetitive:
I want you to shut up!!!!!!!! You say this wayyy too many times
Submitted by: Poohgirl
There are additional repetitive lyrics available.

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Slam your body down and zigazig ah!
Why They're Nonsensical:
Cheerful song, but...what?? Looks a bit painful to me to slam your body down! And what the hell is "zigazig ah"?? I can't find that in *my* dictionary!
Submitted by: Dutch_Justine
"Spice Up Your Life"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Colours of the world
Spice up your life
Every boy and every girl
Spice up your life
People of the world
Spice up your life!
Why They're Nonsensical:
Colours of the world spice up your life? What does that even mean?
Submitted by: Celeste
There are additional nonsensical lyrics available.

Insincere Song Lyrics:

"Too Much"
The Insincere Lyrics:
What part of "NO"
don't you understand?
(Understand, understand.)
I want a man not a boy
who thinks he can.
Why They're Insincere:
Yeah. This is coming from someone who should have never gotten married the first time around.
Submitted by: Celeste
The Insincere Lyrics:
I'll tell you what I want>BR> What I really really want
Why They're Insincere: be extremely rich and famous, shag rich and good looking men and appear in Hello every week? Oh, some zig-azig-ah. How silly of me not to realise
Submitted by: Andrew Warmington

Misrhymed Song Lyrics:

The Misrhymed Lyrics:
I wanna make you holler (and make you scream my name)
I'll give you rules to follow...
Why They're Misrhymed:
The funniest thing about this song is that you can even hear the girls pronounce 'follow' as 'foller' just to make it rhyme. Did we get distracted in the studio while recording? Face it, girls, 'follow' and 'holler' will never go together no matter how much you manipulate either if they said 'I wanna make you hollow', we might have had an entirely new type of song on our hands...
Submitted by: Devil Jones
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
Now don't go wasting my precious time
Get your act together we could be just fine
Why They're Misrhymed:
Time & fine do not rhyme.
Submitted by: Temporary Insanity

Insulting Song Lyrics:

The Insulting Lyrics:
If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my friends
Why They're Insulting:
What, get with all of them?!?
Submitted by: Chaz

Inappropriate Song Lyrics:

The Inappropriate Lyrics:
I you wanna be my lover, you have got to give
Taking is too easy but the way it is.
Why They're Inappropriate:
Sounds like the Spice Girls are sick of their men being
Submitted by: Xtiiine
The Inappropriate Lyrics:
'If you wanna be my lover you gotta get with my friends'
Why They're Inappropriate:
If u fink about it rite, lol. 'If u wanna be my lover, u gotta get wiv my frendz' Ive just figured out, dat da reason why so many men r cheatin scum nowdays iz becoz of da spice girls, u kno, well done ladies. lol.
Submitted by: Casper
There are additional inappropriate lyrics available.

Dirty Song Lyrics:

"2 Become 1"
The Dirty Lyrics:
Any deal that we endeavour,
Boys and girls feel good together...
Why They're Dirty:
I was a bit older than the average SG fan in the heyday so I knew what the lyrics were about. What bugs me is that the SG wrote and sang songs like this (thinly disguised, of course) knowing full well that little girls would be singing along not realizing what the meaning of the lyrics were. Oh well, there is a clean version, Any deal that we endeavour,
Love will bring us back together...
Submitted by: Waterbabe
"2 become 1"
The Dirty Lyrics:
I need some love like I never needed love before
Why They're Dirty:
Little girls who were fans sang these lyrics@_@ OMG!
Submitted by: Orpheo
There are additional dirty lyrics available.

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Too Much"
The Song Lyrics:
Easy lover, I need a friend
Song They Mention:
"Easy Lover" by Philip Bailey and Phil Collins
Submitted by: Cody Finke
"Spice Up Your Life"
The Song Lyrics:
Kung Fu Fighting, Dancing Queen
Tribal spaceman and all that's in between
Song They Mention:
"Kung Fu Fighting" by Carl Douglas; "Dancing Queen" by ABBA
Submitted by: Mickey Dee
There are additional Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs lyrics available.

Made Up Words in Songs:

The Made Up Words:
Zigga zigga-ah
Acording to Melanie B this is just a nonsensical word that they made up.
Submitted by: Celeste

Scary Song Lyrics:

The Lyrics:
she used to be my enemy
it's creepy to accuse your own mom of having been your enemy, even if you admit she's no more...
Submitted by: mads.

Song Title Space Change:

"Will You Bet Here?" originally "Will You Be There?"
Maybe I will.
Submitted by: Edward
"Say You'll Bet Here" originally "Say You'll Be There"
Submitted by: George Straitjacket

Band Name Anagrams:

Gil's Spicer Submitted by: Patricia McClure
Splice Rigs Submitted by: Dogniss Everdeen
Slicer Pigs Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.
The Slice Grips Submitted by: Mickey D.

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Bay You'll See There" originally "Say You'll Be There"
Submitted by: Waldo D.Law

Foreign Language in English Songs:

"Viva Forever"
The Lyrics:
Hasta Manjana
Always be mine.
Hasta Manjana means "see you next time" in spanish. I'm kind of surprised that nobody mentioned this.
Submitted by: Celeste

Names as a Word Bank:

Pig Slice Submitted by: Optimus Lime

Bad Ringtone Choices:

The Lyrics:
If you wanna be my lover
You gotta get with my friends
Ouch! Not a good idea to have this as your ringtone if you're around somebody who has trouble making friends and/or getting a romantic partner.
Submitted by: Kerry

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