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New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"jerk of love""genius of love"seanzysgirl
"Idiot of Love""Genius of Love"Heather

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Genius Of Glove" originally "Genius Of Love"
Would that be Michael Jackson?
Mark Richardson

Change a Letter:

"Genies Of Love" originally "Genius Of Love"
Eric

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Genius Of Love""Genius Of Grub"Charlie Decker

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Tom Tom Jones Club
Tom Tom Club combined with Tom Jones
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Tom Tom Petty Club
Tom Tom Club combined with Tom Petty
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Tom Tom Club Nouveau
Tom Tom Club combined with Club Nouveau
Submitted By: Candy Welty

Misheard Lyrics:

"Genius of Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
Whatcha gonna do when you get out of jam?
Original Lyrics:
Whatcha gonna do when you get out of jail?
"Wordy Rappinghood"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's okay! I've overstood
This is a worthy Robin Hood.
Original Lyrics:
It's okay! I've overstood
This is a wordy rappinghood.
"Genius Of Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
When I'm smoking, smoking a Benson
Original Lyrics:
Quite like Smokey, Smokey Robinson
"Genius Of Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
With the maven of computation
Original Lyrics:
With the maven of funk mutation
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Genius of Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
Feels like I'm dreaming 'bout a Nazi thing.
Original Lyrics:
Feels like I'm dreaming but I'm not sleeping.

Story about this misheard lyric by: William Michael

I knew that these could not possibly be the lyrics. I was a huge Talking Heads fan and naturally bought the first album by the side project Tom Tom Club in late 1981. The groove overshadowed the lyrics anyway. It wasn't until the Talking Heads movie "Stop Making Sense" came out three years later which featured "Genius of Love" performed live, and I was finally able to discern the actual lyrics.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Song Title Anagrams:

"No Elusive Fog" originally "Genius Of Love"
Submitted by: Gladys

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