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Fun Music Information -> Wilson Phillips

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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
"Compulsive""Impulsive"Margo Gram
"Implosive""Impulsive"Regina Haniger
"Repulsive""Impulsive"SusanG
"Repulsive""Impulsive"SusanG
"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"
Serafina

Change a Letter:

"You Won't See Me Dry" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
I'll always be wet?
Cassandra
"You Don't See Me Cry" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
Serafina
"You Won't See Me Pry" originally "You Won't See Me Cry"
Serafina
"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
Product
Submittor
Hold OnPampers, Luvs Diapersbaby

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
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
Submittor
I Am, I Said
   Neil Diamond
Impulsive
   Wilson Phillips
I Am Impulsive, I Said
Edward
Blue Rose Is
   Pam Tillis
Impulsive
   Wilson Phillips
Blue Rose Is Impulsive
Edward
Impulsive
   Wilson Phillips
Boy From New York City
   The Manhattan Transfer
Impulsive Boy From New York City
Edward
Impulsive
   Wilson Phillips
The Gambler
   Kenny Rogers
The Impulsive Gambler
Edward
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Wilson Phil Phillips
Wilson Phillips combined with Phil Phillips
No comment here.
Submitted By: Lindsay Hihan

Misheard Lyrics:

"Hold On"
Misheard Lyrics:
I know it's pink
Original Lyrics:
I know there's pain
"You're in Love"
Misheard Lyrics:
You're in luck
Original Lyrics:
You're in love
"Hold On"
Misheard Lyrics:
Sunday somebody's gonna make you wanna turn around until you die
Original Lyrics:
Someday somebody's gonna make you wanna turn around and say goodbye
"Impulsive"
Misheard Lyrics:
Want to be a postman
Original Lyrics:
Want to be impulsive
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Impulsive"
Misheard Lyrics:
I wanna be a wholesome, breakfast
And lose myself in your kiss.
or
I wanna be a wholesome, breakfast
And lose myself in your milk.
Original Lyrics:
I wanna be impulsive, reckless
And lose myself in your kiss.

Story about this misheard lyric by: Lisa

After hearing my misheard lyrics to this song, my dad had a wonderful time turning it into a breakfast cereal parody. It involved 'Lucky Charms' and lots of cows. Don't ask.

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 the Jimi Hendrix Experience
Submitted by: Mickey D.
 

Song Title Space Change:

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

Band Name Anagrams:

PS: I Won Hill Lips Submitted by: George Straitjacket

Song Title Anagrams:

"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
"Mere Lease" originally "Release Me"
Submitted by: Alexis
"You Love Erin" originally "You're In Love"
Submitted by: Alexis

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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