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Misheard lyrics (also called mondegreens) occur when people misunderstand the lyrics in a song. These are NOT intentional rephrasing of lyrics, which is called parody. For more information about the misheard lyrics available on this site, please read our FAQ.

This page contains a list of the songs that have stories about their misheard lyrics submitted.

Song names are sorted by first letter, excluding A and The. This is sorted by song title only, not by song title and performer. So if two different performers preformed the same song, you'll see misheard lyrics for both on the same page (provided the song title was spelt the same both times, and misheard lyrics have been submitted for both!).

Nelly Furtado ft. Timbaland's, "Promiscuous Girl"
The Misheard Lyrics:
Mysterious girl
You're needing me.
The Real Lyrics:
Promiscuous girl
You're teasing me.
The Story: I attend a cosmetology school and we always have the radio cranked up. I loved this song, and I was constantly asking the girls I talk to what the name of it was. No one knew, so I started screaming out the lyrics that I thought were the correct ones. This 'thug' girl came up and started screaming at me, then took me to the teacher's computer to look up the real lyrics. - Submitted by: AM
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