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New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Stanky Flanky""Hanky Panky"oldsongs

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Crystal Blue Persuasion,"Persuasion is colorless and isn't crystalline.Sharon Britt

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"If You Can't Give Me Love," Suzi Quatro"Get Out Now," Tommy James And The Shondells
"Movies," Alien Ant Farm"She," Tommy James And The Shondells
"My Favorite Things," Julie Andrews"Crimson And Clover," Tommy James And The Shondells
"I Think We're Alone Now," Tommy James and the Shondells"Maybe You're Right," Barenaked Ladies
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"He" originally "She"
Alyssa Jayne
"Crimson And Lover" originally "Crimson And Clover"
U. Carrie Oats
"I Think We're Aloe Now" originally "I Think We're Alone Now"
Hallucinations of turning into an Aloe plant?
Marilyn Monroe Doctrine
"Crimson And Cover" originally "Crimson And Clover"

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Shea" originally "She"
A proper name
"Shoe" originally "She"
"Shed" originally "She"
"Some Kind Of Glove" originally "Some Kind Of Love"
Candy Welty
"Crimson Sand Clover" originally "Crimson And Clover"
A clover with crimson flowers that grows in sand?
U. Carrie Oats

There are additional song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"Crystal Blur Persuasion" originally "Crystal Blue Persuasion"
A crystal might blur persuasion in some cases
Regina Olsen
"Crystal Clue Persuasion" originally "Crystal Blue Persuasion"
Regina Olsen
"Sue" originally "She"
"The" originally "She"
Yvette Bristle
"See" originally "She"
Yvette Bristle

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.


Dec 21
a parody of "Crimson and Clover" by Tommy James and the Shondells
A heartwarming Christmas love story. - Robert Lund (MP3)

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Dizzy""Liz C."Jaun'-Gall Satire
"Crystal Blue Persuasion""Kristel’s Nude Persuasion"Merry & Pippin
"My Baby Does the Hanky Panky""My Barney Did The Franky Panky"Callmelennie
"My Baby Does the Hanky Panky""My Roommate Loves to Spank His Monkey"Robert D. Arndt Jr.
"My Baby Does The Hanky Panky""My Neighbor Does The Bacon Panky"Callmelennie
"Mony Mony""Brony Brony"Hu's On First
"Mony Mony""Kony Kony"Hu's On First
"Mony Mony""Antimony"Hu's On First
"Draggin the Line""Braggin Online"Fiddlegirl
"I Think We're Alone Now""Pick Up The Phone Now"Random Little Writer

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
Mama Tried
   The Everly Brothers
Draggin' The Line
   Tommy James And The Shondells
Mama Tried Draggin' The Line
Say, Say, Say
   Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson
Say I Am
   Tommy James And The Shondells
Say, Say, Say I Am
Bottle Of Wine
   The Fireballs
Sweet Cherry Wine
   Tommy James and the Shondells
Bottle of Sweet Cherry Wine
Spill The Wine
   Eric Burdon And War
Sweet Cherry Wine
   Tommy James And The Shondells
Spill The Sweet Cherry Wine
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Tommy James And The Shondelle Kings
Tommy James And The Shondells combined with Elle King
Crimson Ex's and Clover Oh's!
Submitted By: Donna Gelpigi
Tommy James and the Shontelles
Tommy James and the Shondells combined with Shontelle
Submitted By: Sarah Topsian
Tommy James and the Troy Shondells
Tommy James and the Shondells combined with Troy Shondell
Submitted By: Bethany
Tommy Jamestown Massacre And The Shondells
Tommy James And The Shondells combined with Jamestown Massacre
Submitted By: Candy Welty

Misheard Lyrics:

"Hanky Panky"
Misheard Lyrics:
My baby's eye's a-hangin', baby.
Original Lyrics:
My baby does the hanky panky.
"Sweet Cherry Wine"
Misheard Lyrics:
No, we ain't qualified.
Original Lyrics:
No, we ain't gonna fight.
"Mony Mony"
Misheard Lyrics:
Original Lyrics:
Mony, Mony
"Sweet Cherry Wine"
Misheard Lyrics:
No, we ain't bona fide.
Original Lyrics:
No, we ain't gonna fight.
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"I Think We're Alone Now"
Misheard Lyrics:
Children behave
That's what they say when we're together.
Original Lyrics:
'Children, behave!'
That's what they say when we're together.

Story about this misheard lyric by: Raddmann Gee

This isn't really a 'misheard' lyric, just a misinterpreted lyric. I always thought they meant that when these two people were together that it has some sort of mystical affect on children that causes them to behave. Apparantly, they were just being told to behave. Oops.

Funniest Song Lyrics:

"I Think We're Alone Now"
The Funny Lyrics:
I think we're alone now
there doesn't seem to be anyone around
Why They're Funny:
He should double-check, just to be one hundred percent sure. And perhaps he meant "anyone else" around, because Tommy himself and the person he's with are certainly "anyone".
Submitted by: Greg

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"Crimson And Clover"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
crimson and clover, over and over...
Why They're Repetitive:
over and over is right!
Submitted by: art

Dirty Song Lyrics:

"I Think We're Alone Now"
The Dirty Lyrics:
Look at the way We gotta hide what we're doing. Cause what would they say If they ever knew?
Why They're Dirty:
It's about a teen couple with the house to themselves. We all, actually just most of us, know what that's like.
Submitted by: Jonathan M

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Mony Mony"
Opening Lines:
Here she comes now. Say, Mony, Mony.
Also covered by Billy Idol.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly

Band Name Anagrams:

Netosha Lands Jets My Mom Held Submitted by: Jeffrey
Netosha Jammed Sleds Monthly Submitted by: Jeffrey
I once knew a gal named Netosha (spelt like that).

Song Title Anagrams:

"I Am Reg" originally "Mirage"
Submitted by: Calop
"Coven's Caldron Rim" originally "Crimson And Clover"
Submitted by: Rachel Blattington

Songs That Are Banned:

"Sweet Cherry Wine"
This song was on the no play list on Armed Forces AFRTS stations due to the lyrics "We aint gonna fight, only God has the right to decide who's to live and to die". In a military-only redo, the line is altered slightly to appease the generals and admirals of the time.
Submitted by: Ron Adams

Super Short Pop Songs:

"I Think We're Alone Now" Length: 2:08
Similar to another Tommy James and the Shondells singles which was covered by Billy Idol titled "Mony Mony", "I Think We're Alone Now" was also covered by different artists like Tiffany. Other Tommy James and the Shondells singles, "Mirage", also popularity on the Billboard Hot 100.
Submitted by: Wisnu Aji

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Cheat Wary Swine" originally "Sweet Cherry Wine"
Submitted by: Yvonne Sindri

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Tommy Shames And Johndells originally "Tommy James And The Shondells"
Submitted by: Penelope Beckinsale

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