Posts tagged "song lyrics"

The Most Common Misheard Song Lyrics Of 2014

Every year, Jeff Wyanski of Pleated Jeans compiles a video montage of the year's most misheard music lyrics. For 2014's roundup, we hear from Maroon 5, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, MKTO, Jason Derulo and a bunch of other artists who clearly had issues enunciating this year. I know this list only includes pop hits, but…

By: Katie Oldenburg / December 18, 2014

Taylor Swift Is Writing A Song About Harry Styles Right Now

Taylor Swift and Harry Styles broke up, and you know what that means: Revenge. Single. And just in case you think we're being melodramatic, check out the ominous tweet that Taylor posted yesterday. What caused the breakup? Well, if you believe this horrifyingly dumb article, the couple parted ways because Taylor is an asexual "Antiques Roadshow"…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 12, 2013

8 Reasons You Shouldn’t Listen To Song Lyrics For Help With Your Love Life

Musicians may have more sex than your average bear, but as the bad advice covered in these lyrics show, they may not always know what they’re talking about. The following are some egregious examples of misguided advice.

By: Judy McGuire / June 4, 2012

Misheard Lyrics: Christina Aguilera’s “Ain’t No Other Man”

Not that I'm in the habit of singing along with Christina Aguilera songs, but the next time I decide to belt out "Ain't No Other Man," I'm using these lyrics, not the original ones. Check out a bunch of others over at Buzzfeed. [YouTube]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 25, 2011

Top 9 Songs About Self-Love

Writing a song about self-love isn't as easy as it sounds, I imagine. How do you pen a tune about masturbation that doesn't sound obvious or conjure up disturbing images? The following artists did it right, in no particular order (and check out clips of the songs, after the jump).

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 16, 2010

Taylor Swift Sings About Eyeballs, Stars, And Crying

Taylor Swift has been winning a lot of awards lately for her sugary sweet songs. But what's the lil' country girl singing about anyway? She definitely has a few favorite subjects. Click through for the full image. [Autosaddle via BuzzFeed]…

By: Catherine Strawn / February 9, 2010

10 Butt-Kicking Breakup Ballads

Over the weekend, The New York Times’ advice column, “Social Q’s,” got a query from a recently dumped girl who just couldn’t seem to cheer up. Writer Philip Galanes pointed out, the proper soundtrack can get you grooving to your own gloom! He singled out Pink’s new anthem about getting back out there after her…

By: Simcha / December 1, 2008

Recession Playlist: 15 Songs About Cash

Making green, spending green and lacking green are all on everyone's minds these days, especially since the holidays are approaching and our economy hasn't crawled out of the crapper, yet. Since this recession may have you a little depressed, we decided to lift your spirits with a bit of music. You know, money makes the…

By: Annika Harris / November 17, 2008

Our 10 Favorite Friendship Songs

True friends understand you best and offer a solution or just a strong shoulder when life is at its worst. And they're usually the first to celebrate with you when life is wonderful. But unfortunately, most songs are about trials of the heart not friendship. So we put together a list of our favorite friendshi…

By: Annika Harris / October 8, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Stolen Condoms, William Shatner, Booties, And Stolen Goods

A man who really needed some condoms rammed his SUV into a convenient store's front door and stole two packs of Trojans. Police found him soon after hiding in some bushes. Ha. [FirstCoastNews.com]…

By: Catherine Strawn / August 25, 2008

Top Ten Songs With Sexually Suggestive Food Metaphors

This is by no means the end all, be all list of sexually-charged food metaphors in popular music, but it is a list of our favorites. Please add any others you can think of in the comments! So, anyone hungry for, say, some hot peas and butter? 10. “B-Boy, where the f**k you at?/I bee…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 6, 2008

The Top Ten Most Pathetically Emo Songs Written By Dudes

Oh man, there are lots of realllllllly emotional, pathetic, wimpy songs written by guys out there. I would offer commentary on their sappiness, but it is just not necessary. Thought of a song I missed? Put the lyrics in the comments! And get out your Kleenex -- you'll laugh so hard at these boys crying…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 9, 2008

Top Five Words Of Love From R&B Singers

We totally love cheesy, awesome, dancey R&B songs, especially when we listen closely to the lyrics and crack up. Usher's "Love In This Club" provided much joy with the line, "I want to bag you like some groceries," but it's time to call attention to some other poetic words of love and lust from R&B…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 4, 2008