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Kiss This Guy

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Have you ever misheard a song's lyrics in a hilarious, completely wrong way? Like when Jimi Hendrix sings Purple Haze, and instead of "Excuse me, while I kiss the sky" you heard "Excuse me, while I kiss this guy." For this assignment, make an audio recording of yourself singing along to the original song, but with the wrong lyrics that you heard. For inspiration, see KissThisGuy.com. For an example see http://billgx.com/2015/09/kiss-this-guy/

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Bob Marley is Hysterical!

Audio Assignment: Kiss This Guy  DS106 Audio Assignment 1820

Description: Have you ever misheard a song’s lyrics in a hilarious, completely wrong way? Like when Jimi Hendrix sings Purple Haze, and instead of “Excuse me, while I kiss the sky” you heard “Excuse me, while I kiss this guy.” For …

Poor singing of The Rolling Stones Sympathy For The Devil

 

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So most of this song is pretty understandable, but there were three parts that got me for a long time while listening to this, “made damn sure that Pilate washed his hands, sealed his fate” I always heard “Pilate” as “pilot”, “When the blitzkrieg raged and the bodies …

Starbucks Lovers

For this assignment we were to sing along to a song we used to get the lyrics wrong to. Taylor Swift’s Blank Space to the music world by storm and whenever it came on I would try my hardest to sing every correct word. However, one part where she says …

You’re Excused, Jim

Don’t get me wrong: I had plenty of options going into this challenge for my mid-term period, in which I had to deliberately botch a popular song lyric. For example, I originally planned to do, “It doesn’t make a difference if we’re naked or not,” a mondegreen associated with Bon …

Every Weekend’s a Weekend

Every weekend has a weekend? Well I guess it does Brad.. No the actual lyrics are every week has a weekend. For this 2.5 star assignment entitled Kiss the Guy you have to sing a song with the words as you thought they were. I thought Brad Paisley’s Crushin’ It …

Confusion in Monkees

When listening to the Monkees as a kid I head a lyric that heavily confused me. They had a song named “I’m a Believer” and at one point I believe that they said “and then I saw her face, now I’m going to leave her.” This is heavily wrong because …

Welcome to Wades (AudioAssignments1820 2.5 Stars)

This seemed a bit easy, so I wrote a whole parody for the first verse of smells like Teen Spirit.  I called the song “Welcome to Wades”, it’s from the point of view of the manager of Wade’s burgers on opening day.  I basically sing goofy things over the regular …

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