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ROFL at the worst pop lyrics ever

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GiantSquirrelSpotter · 04/05/2007 22:27

Apparantly Desiree "life" has one

But I liked that culture club

"War is stupid
and people are stupid
and ... [something else] is stupid
and ...[lalallala] stupid"

Definitely my fave

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DrippingLizzie · 04/05/2007 22:30

I remember an ABC song that rhymed "mustn't grumble" with "apple crumble". Inspired.

cathcart · 04/05/2007 22:32

yes that desree one -

it goes something about a ghost then rhymes it with ' i'd rather have a piece of toast'

amateurmum · 04/05/2007 22:33

I still like
I'm serious as cancer
when I say that rhythm is a dancer
(old I know)

lou33 · 04/05/2007 22:33

justin timberlake sings a song which has the lyrics "you're out of this world but you're not green" in it

NotanOtter · 04/05/2007 22:33

i;m livin' in a box - i'm livin in a cardboard box

Megglevache · 04/05/2007 22:43

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Marina · 04/05/2007 22:44

Nik Kershaw's The Riddle is pretty good to sneer's so bad I can't even remember the words but lots of singing about a little old man in a hole in the ground.

jampot · 04/05/2007 22:44

Im sure its not the right lyrics but i like

"babe.... Im ill again" Take That

DrippingLizzie · 04/05/2007 22:46

lol Marina..."and an old Man of Arran going round and around"...

rowan1971 · 04/05/2007 22:48

Meggle - I've always thought 'moving like a tortoise, full of rigor mortis' was GENIUS. Probably only works if you're from t'ghetto, though.

moondog · 04/05/2007 22:50

You beat me to it anateurmum.
Has me splitting my sides at the mere thought of it.

EFFINANGRY · 04/05/2007 22:55


Life, oh life, oh life, oh life,
doo, doot doot dooo.
Life, oh life, oh life, oh life,
doo, doot dooo

I'm afraid of the dark,
'specially when I'm in a park
And there's no-one else around,

Ooh, I get the shivers
I don't want to see a ghost,
It's a sight that I fear most
I'd rather have a piece of toast
And watch the evening news
(Repeat Chorus)

I'm a superstitious girl,
I'm the worst in the world
Never walk under ladders,
I keep a rabbit's tail

I'll take you up on a dare,
Anytime, anywhere
Name the place, I'll be there,
Bungee jumping, I don't care!
(Repeat Chorus)

life, doo, doot dooo
doo, doot dooo

So after all is said and done
I know I'm not the only one
Life indeed can be fun, if you really want to

Sometimes living out your dreams,
Ain't as easy as it seems
You wanna fly around the world,
In a beautiful balloon

moondog · 04/05/2007 22:56

Yes Effin.
That is absolutely shite isn't it.

The vote for shittest contemporary lyrics goes to Razorlight.So bad i burst out laughing when i hear one of their songs. Plus the singer sounds like Bob Geldof circa 1979.

DrippingLizzie · 04/05/2007 22:58

I really, really hate Razorlight. Over-rated, over-hyped and the lead singer is just awful.

TheArmadillo · 04/05/2007 22:58

surely Black Eyed Peas 'My Lumps' has to be in there somewhere.
God it is utterly appalling.

But desiree is definately the worst I have cringed every time I've heard it. Its painful to listen too.

mummytosteven · 04/05/2007 22:59

coldplay, yellow lyrics always make me giggle. so po-faced serious for such doggerel.

moondog · 04/05/2007 23:00

Oh good Dripping.Not just me then.

Megglevache · 04/05/2007 23:01

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themoon66 · 04/05/2007 23:02

Second My Lumps, my lovely lady lumps... how shite is that?

Also, i keep hearing one on the radio at the moment that is something about a Mustang, followed by I remember when I had a moustache??

Sorry.. am pissed. Tis friday. Am one bottle of white down.

themoon66 · 04/05/2007 23:03

am loving "from t'ghetto".. me being a yarkshire lasss an all.

edam · 04/05/2007 23:06

Martin Fry was on the news saying he could write something even worse than grumble/crumble if he put his mnd to it.. now, there's a threat!

TheDuchessOfNorksBride · 04/05/2007 23:07

There is Blondie song in which she says "night came down like a black leather jacket". Heh heh!

Actually, Blondie is a very rich vein in daft lyrics...

"Pretty baby, you look so heavenly, a neon nebula, from under the sun".



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moondog · 04/05/2007 23:08

I always loved that line Norks....

rowan1971 · 04/05/2007 23:09

I would give you my favourite hour
The one I spent watching you shower

(Blondie again)

moondog · 04/05/2007 23:10

Debby Harry could make anything sound good though.

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