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Band Name Origins:

  • The last names of the band members - Carnie and Wendy Wilson are the daughters of Beach Boy Brian Wilson. Chynna Phillips is the daughter of John Phillips from the Mamas and the Papas. Submitted by: David Pratter

Stupid Band Names:

  • Before hearing any of their songs, I thought this was a male R&B singer, so it was a little jarring to see three women. I probably confused them with Wilson Pickett, but that's still far too easy a mistake to make. Submitted by: Cat
  • Sounds like a firm of accountants Submitted by: Chris

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Whole Dawn""Hold On"Brian Kelly
"Compulsive""Impulsive"Margo Gram
"Implosive""Impulsive"Regina Haniger
"Drop Off""Hold On"MOR

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Glad To Be Unhappy," Frank Sinatra"You Won't See Me Cry," Wilson Phillips
"I Need To Be In Love," Carpenters"You're In Love," Wilson Phillips
"Got A Hold On Me," Christine McVie"Release Me," Wilson Phillips
"Don't Let Go," Roy Hamilton"Hold On," Wilson Phillips
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"The Ream Is Still Alive" originally "The Dream Is Still Alive"
Lauren Overstreet
"The Dream Is Still Live" originally "The Dream Is Still Alive"
Lauren Overstreet

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Hold Own" originally "Hold On"
Penelope Beckinsale
"Hold Ron" originally "Hold On"
Penelope Beckinsale
"Hold Jon" originally "Hold On"
Penelope Beckinsale
"Hold Don" originally "Hold On"
Penelope Beckinsale
"Hold One" originally "Hold On"

Change a Letter:

"You Won't See Me Dry" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
I'll always be wet?
"You Don't See Me Cry" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
"You Won't See Me Pry" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
"You Won't See Me Try" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
Slackers' favorite tune?
Amy Vodkahaus
"The Dread Is Still Alive" originally "The Dream Is Still Alive"
Rhoda Dohr

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Hey Santa""Hey Smitty (The Repairman Song)"Larry Hensley
"Hold On""Trayvon"Robert D. Arndt Jr.
"Hold On""2008 Centurion Boats at the Glen Recap Song"Jay Jianoran
"Hold On""Drone On"Red Ant

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

Song Name
Hold OnHolden SparkFranz Chong
Hold OnPampers, Luvs Diapersbaby

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
ImpulsiveAttention Deficit Disorder HelplineEd
Release MeMaximum Security PrisonEd
Hold OnIntensive Care UnitMargie
Hold OnUrologist/ Proctologist OfficeMOR

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Tell Him
   The Exciters
You're In Love
   Wilson Phillips
Tell Him You're In Love
Tell Me Why
   The Beatles
You're In Love
   Wilson Phillips
Tell Me Why You're In Love
Should We Tell Him
   The Everly Brothers
You're In Love
   Wilson Phillips
Should We Tell Him You're In Love?
Bob Oldhart
I Am, I Said
   Neil Diamond
   Wilson Phillips
I Am Impulsive, I Said
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Gretchen Wilson Phillips
Gretchen Wilson combined with Wilson Phillips
Would be a wild quartet with the addition of Gretchen. Wonder if they'd still been in "Bridesmaids"?
Submitted By: Donna Gelpigi
Nancy Wilson Phillips
Nancy Wilson combined with Wilson Phillips
The first performer is the late jazz soloist. NOT the guitarist-vocalist from Heart.
Submitted By: Joe
Wilson Phil Phillips
Wilson Phillips combined with Phil Phillips
No comment here.
Submitted By: Lindsay Hihan

Misheard Lyrics:

"Hold On"
Misheard Lyrics:
Work out for one more day
Original Lyrics:
Hold on for one more day
"Give It Up"
Misheard Lyrics:
You're a little sunshine
Original Lyrics:
You're a little bit shy
"You Won't See Me Cry"
Misheard Lyrics:
You know I expired
Original Lyrics:
You know I decided
"Release Me"
Misheard Lyrics:
How can you relieve me?
Original Lyrics:
How can you release me?
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Hold On"
Misheard Lyrics:
Hola for one more day
Original Lyrics:
Hold on for one more day

Story about this misheard lyric by: Cody Finke

It kind of makes sense to hear them say hello for one more day!

There are additional misheard stories available.

Misrhymed Song Lyrics:

"Hold On"
The Misrhymed Lyrics:
Things will change,
things will change,
things will go your way,
if you hold on for one more day.
Why They're Misrhymed:
Hmm? Ladies I think you should at least try and make a more decent attempt at making your lyrics rhyme.
Submitted by: Celeste

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"The Dream Is Still Alive"
The Song Lyrics:
Not so long ago in a purple haze
Song They Mention:
'Purple Haze' by Jimi Hendrix
Submitted by: Mickey Dee

Song Title Space Change:

"You Rein Love" originally "You're In Love"
Submitted by: George Straitjacket

Band Name Anagrams:

Phillip's Low Sin Submitted by: Sylvia Curruca
PS: I Won Hill Lips Submitted by: George Straitjacket

Song Title Anagrams:

"Two Men See You Cry" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
Submitted by: Joe
"You Won't See Mercy" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
Submitted by: Joe
"See Me, Earl" originally "Release Me"
Submitted by: Alexis
"See Marlee" originally "Release Me"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Mere Easel" originally "Release Me"
Submitted by: Alexis

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Old Han" originally "Hold On"
Han Solo lived a pretty long time.
Submitted by: Enoch Lighbulb

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Phillip Wilson's originally "Wilson Phillips"
Submitted by: Opie M.

What A Band is Best Known For (aside from their music):

"Relation to an NBA All-Star"
Wilson Phillips members Carnie and Wendy Wilson are related to NBA All-Star and one-time Most Improved Player Kevin Love. Love's uncle is Mike Love of the Beach Boys (his dad, Stan, was a bodyguard for The Beach Boys). Love's cousins are the Wilsons from The Beach Boys and Brian Wilson's daughters are Carnie and Wendy.
Submitted by: JeReMy

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