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Misheard song lyrics (also called mondegreens) occur when people misunderstand the lyrics in a song. These are NOT intentional rephrasing of lyrics, which is called parody. This page contains all the misheard lyrics for The Irish Rovers that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996. For more information about the misheard lyrics available on this site, please read our FAQ.

There are 3 misheard song lyrics for The Irish Rovers on amIright currently.

"Bonnie Kellswater" (MP3)
Misheard Lyrics:
...and your body will go for your wife.
Original Lyrics:
...and a bonnie wee girl for your wife.
"Star of the County Down"
Misheard Lyrics:
At Calamus dance I was in a trance
Original Lyrics:
At the Lammas dance I was in the trance
"Wasn't That A Party"
Misheard Lyrics:
Coulda been the whiskey,
Mighta been the chimp
Original Lyrics:
Coulda beent he whisky,
mighta been the gin

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