Say what? Spotify ranks top 10 misheard song lyrics

Published On: Jul 11 2013 01:02:13 PM CDT

"Hold me closer Tony Danza."

"There's a bathroom on the right."



Those are all among the top 10 most commonly misquoted song lyrics, according to a survey conducted by the online music streaming service Spotify.

Find out who else is in the top 10 and who snagged the No. 1 most commonly misquoted song lyric of all time -- with a whopping 52 percent of the vote.

Then, at the end of this story, see what lyrics Spotify said people most often (mis)heard -- and the correct lyrics!

10. Macy Gray - "I Try"

9. TLC - "Waterfalls"

8. Far East Movement - "Like a G6"

7. Van Halen - "Panama"

6. Guns N' Roses - "Paradise City"

5. Creedence Clearwater Revival - "Bad Moon Rising"

4. Elton John - "Tiny Dancer"

3. The Clash - "Rock the Casbah"

2. Jimi Hendrix - "Purple Haze"

1. Manfred Mann's Earth Band - "Blinded by the Light"

Say what now?

1. "Blinded by the light / wrapped up like a douche when you're rollin’ in the night" / "Blinded by the light, revved up like a deuce, another runner in the night" (Manfred Mann’s Earth Band - Blinded By the Light) – 52%

2. "'Scuse me, while I kiss this guy" / "'Scuse me, while I kiss the sky" (Jimi Hendrix - Purple Haze) – 19%

3. "Rock the cat box" / "Rock the Casbah" (The Clash - Rock The Casbah) – 14%

4. "Hold me closer Tony Danza" / "Hold me closer tiny dancer" (Elton John - Tiny Dancer) – 13%

5. "There’s a bathroom on the right" / "There’s a bad moon on the rise" (Credence Clearwater Revival - Bad Moon Rising) – 12%

6. "Take me down to a very nice city" / "Take me down to paradise city" (Guns N’ Roses - Paradise City) – 10%

7. "Animal!" / "Panama!" (Van Halen - Panama) – 9%

8. "Like a cheese stick" / "Like a G6" (Far East Movement - Like a G6) – 8%

9. "Don't go Jason waterfalls" / "Don’t go chasing waterfalls" (TLC - Waterfalls) – 7%

10. "I blow bubbles when you are not here" / "My world crumbles when you are not near" (Macy Gray - I Try) – 4%


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