Have you ever been jamming out to your favorite song, belting out the chorus, only to be made fun of by your friend for getting the lyrics wrong? This is basically the short biography of my life: singing wrong lyrics and being so confident that I never even wondered if they made sense. Here are some of the our favorite commonly confused lyrics!

29 Ridiculous Times They Thought They Knew The Lyrics


Actual Lyric: “You’re the one that I want.”


Actual Lyric: “We’ve got to hold on to what we’ve got. It doesn’t make a difference if we make it or not.”


Actual Lyric: “Everybody was kung-fu fighting; Those kicks were fast as lightening.”


Actual Lyric: “His palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy. There’s vomit on his sweater already, mom’s spaghetti.”


Actual Lyric: “Or should I just keep chasing pavements?”


Actual Lyric: “A singer in a smokey room. A smell of wine and cheap perfume.”


Actual Lyric: “Honesty and promise me I’m never gonna find you fake it.”


Actual Lyric:”Hold me closer, Tiny Dancer.”


Actual Lyric: “And there’s nothing I can say, total eclipse of the heart.”


Actual Lyric: “Shake it. Shake it. Shake it like a Polaroid Picture.”