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Song Parodies -> "Ben (Farewell from J. Lo)"

Original Song Title:


Original Performer:

Michael Jackson

Parody Song Title:

"Ben (Farewell from J. Lo)"

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The Lyrics

LOS ANGELES (9/14/03) - Ben Affleck (news) and Jennifer Lopez (news), the most overexposed couple on the planet, were supposed to exchange wedding vows Sunday but instead there was a report that they had ended their tabloid-chronicled storybook romance.
Ben, the two of us won't work no more
Let's split up before we have a war
With no man to call my own
I'll have to grab the phone
And you, my friend will see
You won't be having me
(You won't be having me)

Ben, you're always running here and there
(Here and there)
I think you've been having an affair
(An affair)
If you're ever in a rut
And don't like all those sluts
There's something you should know
You could have had J. Lo
(You could have had J. Lo)

I used to say "us" and "we"
Now it's "I", now it's "me"
(I used to say "us" and "we"
Now it's "I", now it's "me")

Ben, what will the tabloids have to say?
(Have to say)
We'll have to call off our wedding day
(Wedding day)
They will see that we are through
And try to blame me, too
I'm sure they'd think again
If they'd been engaged to Ben
(To Ben)
To Ben
(To Ben)
To Ben

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Ethan Mawyer - September 15, 2003 - Report this comment
it looks like you didnt a pretty good job but i don't know the original... i'm going to try to write something on the topic for tomorrow... if i don't hurry spaff or someone else will probably beat me to the idea
Claude Prez - September 15, 2003 - Report this comment
Great job. - September 17, 2003 - Report this comment
D'oh! I was gonna do this! Good job, Bub. And Ethan, you haven't seen the last of me...
I wish I was Bob Geldof - August 21, 2004 - Report this comment
That is the BEST Ben & J-Lo Parady I HAVE EVER HEARD!!! You did A BLOODY GOOD JOB Bubba!!!! By the way, are you the Bubba Gump Shrimp Bubba??? Shrimp stew, Shrimp salad, Shrimp Potato!!!!!!!!!!
Ana - February 02, 2006 - Report this comment
I stumbled upon this parody curious about just what J. Lo would have had to say to Ben if she sang this song. Great work all the way.

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