The Goofiest Misheard Lyrics Of 2013

I came in like a raaainbooow…

1. Jason Derulo, “The Other Side”

Actual lyric: “If we walk down this road, we’ll be lovers for sure.”

2. Listen for yourself:

3. Anna Kendrick, “Cups”

Actual lyric: “You’re gonna miss me by my walk, you’re gonna miss me by my talk—oh, you’re gonna miss me when I’m gone.”

4. Judge for yourself:

5. Rihanna, “Stay” ft. Mikky Ekko

Actual lyric: “Something in the way you move.”

6. Not about cows?

7. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, “Can’t Hold Us” ft. Ray Dalton.

Actual lyric: “So we put our hands up like the ceiling can’t hold us.”

8. Wait, what about silly cups?

9. Rihanna, “Stay” ft. Mikky Ekko (again!)

Actual lyric: “Threw my hands in the air, said, ‘show me something.’”

10. Pretty sure it’s still about cows:

11. Lady Gaga, “Applause”

Actual lyric: “One second I’m a Koons, then suddenly the Koons is me.”

12. Come again?

13. Miley Cyrus, “Wrecking Ball”

Actual lyric: “I came in like a wrecking ball.” Duh.

14. Give it a listen:

15. Lorde, “Royals”

Actual lyric: “We crave a different kind of buzz.” Like a bee. Bzzzzz.

16. Buzzzz:

17. Zedd, “Clarity” ft. Foxes

Actual lyric: “You are the piece of me I wish I didn’t need.”

18. Gain some clarity about the real lyrics:

19. Ariana Grande, “Tattooed Heart”

Actual lyric: “Wrap me in your jacket.”

20. Mmm, turkey:

21. Imagine Dragons, “Radioactive”


Actual lyric: “This is it, the apocalypse.”

(This song is technically from 2012, but rose to prominence in 2013.)

22. The alpaca lips apocalypse:

23. fun., “Some Nights”

Actual lyric: “Some nights I stay up cashin’ in my bad luck.”

(Another song from 2012 that had big success on radio in 2013.)

24. Say what now?

25. Daft Punk, “Get Lucky” ft Pharrell

Actual lyric: “We’re up all night to get… We’re up all night to get…”

26. Thievery isn’t nice:

27., “Scream & Shout” ft. Britney Spears

Actual lyric: “Oh, we-oh, we-oh, we-oh.”

28. Might as well be Oreos, though:

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