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Some bands have strange pronunciations of their names, that aren't immediately obvious from their spelling.

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Entries Beginning with F

Pharrell Williams pronounced as fa-RELL Williams
I used to think his first name was pronounced like "Farrell" (rhyming with Carol), but that's not the case, apparently.
Fabian pronounced as FAY-bee-in
Teen pop singer of the late 1950s and early 1960s
Ghoti Hook pronounced as fish hook
They want you to pronounce the first word as "fish", which I think is kinda stupid, given the spelling.
Flava Flav pronounced as Flay-va Flave
Fugazi pronounced as Foo-Gah-Zee
Fugees pronounced as FOO-jeez
I think it should be "Few-jeez" because I once heard it was short for "refugees". But, they chose to say it as if it were the plural of "Fuji".
IV Xample pronounced as For eg-ZAM-pull
Essentially, the band's name is a punny spelling of the phrase "for example", using the Roman numeral for 4.
Francoise Hardy pronounced as Fran-SWAH Hardee
The first name is of French origin, and contains a cedilla on the "c"
Phranc pronounced as Frank
She's a lesbian folk singer who became notorious in the late 80s and made it on college rock radio.
Boy James
Franz Liszt pronounced as Fraunz List
Danny Partridge In A Pear Tree
Frederic Chopin pronounced as Frederick Show-Pan
Lefty Lucy
Frou Frou pronounced as Froo Froo
not frow frow...
Fergie pronounced as FUR-ghee (hard G sound)
I think it looks more like "Fur-jee"
Mr. Critic
Ferrante & Teicher pronounced as fur-ron-tay and ty-sher

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