Rewind·Posted on May 16, 202141 Songs Every Human Has Heard A Thousand Times But Still Doesn't Know The Lyrics ToYou think you know, but let's be real, you have no idea.by by Matt StoperaBuzzFeed Staff, by Brian GalindoBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. "Shut Up And Dance With Me" by Walk The Moon RCA/ youtube.com There is nothing more straight people love than hearing this song at weddings, but I know for a fact they don't sing any of the words besides "shut up and dance with me." 2. "Sugar, We're Goin Down" by Fall Out Boy Island/ youtube.com Something... something...cock it and pull it! 3. The order of the girls in "Mambo No. 5" by Lou Bega Ariola Records/ youtube.com I know that Monica is first but don't know who to go to from there. 4. "Summer Girls" by LFO Arista/ youtube.com Something about Fun Dip, Larry Bird's jersey (33), Abercrombie & Fitch, Chinese food, and Billy Shakespeare sonnets. 5. "Come On Eileen" by Dexy's Midnight Runners Mercury/ youtube.com "DOO RAH LOO RAH DOO RAH... SOMETHING SOMETHING...COME ON EILEEN!!" 6. All of "Cotton Eye Joe" by Rednex Jive Records I'm worried about you if you know all the words to "Cotton Eyed Joe." 7. "One Week" by Barenaked Ladies Reprise/ youtube.com People get so excited when this song starts and they hear "IT'S BEEN," but then they quickly remember they don't know like any of the words. 8. The verses in "Promiscuous" by Nelly Furtado Geffen Mosley/ youtube.com Everyone loses their shit when this first starts playing until they realize they really don't know any of the words. "Nope...didn't think so." 9. "Fergalicious" by Fergie Interscope/ youtube.com A harder song to sing karaoke to than you think. 10. "Break Free" by Ariana Grande Republic/ youtube.com Ariana is the mumble queen and I love her for that. 11. "We Didn't Start The Fire" by Billy Joel Columbia/ youtube.com Someday I'll learn a single verse of this song. Someday. 12. "9 to 5" by Dolly Parton RCA/ youtube.com You're lying if you know more than "9 to 5 what a way to make a living." 13. "I Want You" aka the cherry cola song by Savage Garden Columbia/ youtube.com "fjkasdjflkalk;dsfkladsf chicka cherry cola." 14. "Sweet Caroline" by Neil Diamond Uni/MCA/ youtube.com I have literally never listened to these verses in my life. 15. "Ride Wit Me" by Nelly Universal/ youtube.com Millennials who were in middle school when this song came out know 3/4 of the lyrics but not quite the whole thing. 16. Anything in "Never Leave You (Uh Oooh, Uh Oooh)" by Lumidee besides "Uhhh ohhhh" Universal/ youtube.com 17. Christina Aguilera's verse in "Lady Marmalade" Epic/ youtube.com A few years ago I figured out what she was actually saying. 18. The "Macarena" RCA/ youtube.com You've heard it 10,000 times. You can do the dance. You still probably don't know the lyrics. 19. "Rehab" by Amy Winehouse maNga97gs/ youtube.com That's it. That's all I know. 20. Any version of "Auld Land Syne" Island Def Jam/ youtube.com ??? 21. "Butterfly" by Crazy Town Columbia/ youtube.com "Come my lady, come come my lady." That's it. 22. Shaggy's part in "It Wasn't Me" MCA/ youtube.com Everyone thinks they know Shaggy's part but everyone actually doesn't. 23. Half of "Get Low" by Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz TVT/ youtube.com Something about balls, sweat, windows, and walls. 24. "The Ketchup Song (Aserejé)" (English version) by Las Ketchup kisiyuki0128/ youtube.com Because why did they make an English version of this song? 25. The entire last minute of The White Stripes' "Fell In Love With a Girl" XL/ youtube.com It's basically: Unintelligible raspy guitar playing 26. "It's the End of the World" by R.E.M. RCA/ youtube.com Another song with a lot of fast singing. 27. All of Blur's "Song 2" Sony Music Everyone loves this song...but what is really happening other than "Woo hoo!"? 28. "Work" by Rihanna Def Jam/ youtube.com Another song that I swear I'll learn the words to someday. 29. "Thriller" by Michael Jackson Epic Records/ youtube.com Sad but true that you don't know most of the words to this. 30. "Return Of The Mack" by Mark Morrison WM UK/ youtube.com A classic, but I still have no idea what most of the words are. 31. "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana DGC/ youtube.com Admit it, you don't know the words. 32. Almost all of "Get Busy" by Sean Paul Bri/ youtube.com It's all a lyrical blur. 33. Most Sean Paul songs in general. United Archives / ZIK Images/United Archives via Getty Images 34. "Timber" by Kesha and Pitbull RCA/ youtube.com Another wedding favorite that no one over the age of 40 knows any of the words to. 35. "Intergalactic" by the Beastie Boys Capitol/ youtube.com Don't do this at karaoke. It never ends well. 36. The Friends theme song NBC/ youtube.com I just know when to clap. 37. "MMMBop" by Hanson Mercury/ youtube.com I know all these words, but I know that's not normal. 38. "Pumped Up Kicks" by Foster The People Columbia/ youtube.com The chorus is easy and clear to hear. The rest of the song sounds like it was recorded in the studio with the lead singer on speakerphone. 39. "Royals" by Lorde Lava/ youtube.com The song is trickier to learn than you think! 40. "Hey Ya!" by Outkast LaFace/ youtube.com Everyone's mom loves to "Shake it like a Polaroid picture" but I guarantee that's the only lyric they know. 41. "Love Shack" by the B-52's Reprise/ youtube.com It's worth not knowing any of the lyrics just for: "TIN ROOOF RUSTED."