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The Most Popular Words in Song Titles


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Previously, Web Watch told you about the MOST POPULAR WORDS IN SONG LYRICS OVER THE DECADES.

Perhaps we should back off a smidge and look at the SONG TITLES themselves. Continue reading THE MOST POPULAR WORDS IN SONG TITLES

The 20 Most Common Words in Song Lyrics


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You can’t stop yourself from singing.  You may not be very good at it, but you typically know all the words to your favorite songs.

There’s a reason why, after all these years, you’re still able to recite the Preamble to the Constitution, thanks to Saturday Morning TV.  Take some words, put them to music, and voila! Instant memory!

Reading Lyrics: More Than 1,000 of the Century's Finest Lyrics--a Celebration of Our Greatest Songwriters, a Rediscovery of Forgotten Masters, and an Appreciation of an extraordinary, popular art form
Reading Lyrics: More Than 1,000 of the Century’s Finest Lyrics
a Celebration of Our Greatest Songwriters, a Rediscovery of Forgotten Masters,
and an Appreciation of an extraordinary, popular art form

Continue reading THE 20 MOST COMMON WORDS IN SONG LYRICS

Top Paying Jobs for Women


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Laurie Anderson released the song “BEAUTIFUL RED DRESS” (from her album Strange Angels) in 1989. Some of the lyrics included these lines:

well they say women shouldn’t be the president
cause they go crazy from time to time
well push my button baby here I am
yeah look out baby I’m at high tide

I’ve got a beautiful red dress
and you’d look really good standing beside it..

ok! ok! hold it! I just want to say something
you know, for every dollar a man makes a woman makes 63 cents
now, fifty years ago that was 62 cents.
so, with that kind of luck,
it’ll be the year 3,888 before we make a buck

 

Continue reading TOP PAYING JOBS FOR WOMEN

Video Fun: You’ve got some stanky breath


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Web Watch loves good music video parodies – especially ones that have a message.

Here’s one song that an online commenter had this to say:

FINALLY! A SONG ABOUT BEING GAY and…desiring love…WITHOUT IT SOUNDING LIKE crap.

 

Continue reading VIDEO FUN: YOU’VE GOT SOME STANKY BREATH

Video Fun: Did you know that the James Bond theme song had lyrics? Now you do!


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Shaken & Stirred: The Feminism of James Bond
Shaken & Stirred: The Feminism of James Bond

Did you know that the theme song to James Bond had lyrics?

Check out this lyric-filled tribute to our favorite 007 Super Spy: Continue reading VIDEO FUN: DID YOU KNOW THAT THE JAMES BOND THEME SONG HAD LYRICS? NOW YOU DO!

Cee-Lo Green makes an awesome radio-friendly single (if “radio-friendly” means “nsfw”)


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The song F*** You, from Cee-Lo Green‘s upcoming album The Ladykiller. How can you not want to blast this at full volume as you drive down the road, singing along with the windows rolled down? 

That’s what Web Watch has been doing – join in the fun!

Besides, Web Watch likes any artist who will rhyme “Ferrari” with “Atari”.

Full NSFW lyrics below the break, if you don’t want to read ’em in the video itself. Continue reading CEE-LO GREEN MAKES AN AWESOME RADIO-FRIENDLY SINGLE (IF “RADIO-FRIENDLY” MEANS “NSFW”)