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15 Popular Song Lyrics Everyone Misheard In 2014

"Got a lot of Starbucks lovers."

1. Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”

Asylum Records; Atlantic Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: "Take me into your loving arms."

Hear it for yourself:

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2. Taylor Swift, “Blank Space”

Big Machine Records; Republic Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: “Got a long list of ex-lovers.”

Shoutout to Starbucks?

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3. Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj, “Bang Bang”

Lava Records; Republic Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: "Bang bang into the room."

That’s one way of explaining the story of “The Birds and the Bees”:

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4. Iggy Azalea, “Fancy” ft. Charli XCX

Virgin EMI Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: “Can’t you taste this gold?”

Uh… no. BUT NOW I WANT ONE:

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5. Echosmith, “Cool Kids”

Warner Bros. / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: “I wish that I could be like the cool kids.”

(The song was actually released in 2013, but it became more popular in 2014.)

*drools*

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6. Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off”

Big Machine Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: "And the fakers gonna fake, fake, fake, fake, fake."

Do these bakers by any chance know how to bake scones and cookies?

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7. Selena Gomez, “The Heart Wants What It Wants”

Hollywood Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: “What the heart wants.”

Uh oh, what did Juan do this time?

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8. Ariana Grande, “Break Free”

Republic Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: “Thought on your body, I came alive.”

Excuse me?

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9. MKTO, “Classic”

Columbia Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: "I wanna thrill you like Michael." Like Michael Jackson's "Thriller."

Not much of a classic pickup line:

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10. Usher, “She Came To Give It To You” ft. Nicki Minaj

RCA Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: “So many benefits to being quiet.”

Maybe keep those benefits to yourself:

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11. Iggy Azalea, “Black Widow” ft. Rita Ora

Virgin EMI Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: “Like a black widow, baby.”

Like a what?

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12. Maroon 5, “Animals”

Interscope Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: "Just like animals, animals, like animals-mals."

Don't tempt me. I’m a new vegan:

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13. Iggy Azalea, “Beg For It” ft. MØ

ABC / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: "Imma make you beg for it."

This song’s about slumber parties, right?

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14. T.I., “Mediocre” ft. Iggy Azalea

Columbia Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: "I don't want no mediocre."

Not a fan of probiotics?

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15. Katy Perry, “Birthday”

Capitol Records / Via youtube.com

Actual lyric: “I’ll give you a taste, make it like your birthday every day.”

I wish I could unhear this…

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