20 Hilarious Misunderstood Song Lyrics Of All Time

The Clash ‘Rock the Casbah’

Here’s a great tune to play when dieting. The famous song title, “rock the Casbah” is belted out repeatedly throughout the song, but it’s often heard as “drop the pasta!” Are you hips getting slimmer yet?

Bryan Adams ‘Summer of 69’

Bryan Adams was innocently reminiscing about his first guitar when he sang the lyrics “I got my first real six-string,” but it’s been misunderstood many times to be “I got my first real sex dream.” Based off the second line, “over at the five and dime,” aren’t you glad he was singing about his guitar.

Whitney Houston ‘Saving All My Love For You’

Oh the romance of this sweet song, especially when she belted out “I’m shaving off my muff for you.” Wait, what? No, she did not sing that. Whitney sang, “I’m saving all my love for you.” Whew!

Sir Mix A Lot ‘Baby Got Back’

Oh yes, twenty years later and anyone who lives above ground (or on earth for that matter) knows Sir Mix A Lot’s opening line, “I like big butts and I cannot lie.” What’s hilarious is the misunderstood version, “I like big butts in a can of limes.” Now that, we’d like to see!