Pop Culture

8 Famous Songs That Don't Actually Mean What You Think

Many classic songs lend themselves to many different interpretations. We tend to focus on the overall vibe of the song rather than the lyrics, and if we do, we don't think too much into it. The thing is, even if you actually sat down and thought about some of these cryptic songs, you would never actually guess what they're really about. Here are 8 famous songs that have been misunderstood for decades. 1. "I Shot the Sheriff" by Bob Marley You can listen to this song hundreds of times and you would never guess the hidden meaning behind it. If

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10 Songs From The '80s You Forgot Were Totally Awesome

The '80s music bonanza featured neon clothes, big hair, shoulder pads, and an unforgettable sound that is still loved and listened to decades later.During that era, we didn't have music streaming platforms like Spotify and iTunes to have our playlists saved forever. Instead, we listened to music on the radio or on our Sony Walkman, so there are probably dozens of songs we used to love but completely forgot about after we got rid of our cassette tapes. Here are 10 songs from the '80s that you used to rock out to back in the day, but have almost

Pop Culture

23 Songs Turning 20 In 2018, Just In Case You Wanted To Feel Old

2018 is (hopefully) going to be better than 2017. Get those resolutions ready, because it's the year of YOU! Unless, of course, your resolution was to not cry in a corner about how old you are...because this list of songs that are turning 20 years old in 2018 are bound to send you into a fit. Sorry about that. 1. "...Baby One More Time" by Britney Spears2. "The Boy Is Mine" by Brandy and Monica3. "Stop" by Spice Girls4. "I Don't To Wait" by Paula Cole5. "Gettin' Jiggy Wit It"6. "Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)" by Jay-Z7. "Doo

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13 Songs By Pro Wrestlers That Prove They Should Stick To Their Day Jobs

Despite what the Hulkster told us when we were growing up, the wrestling business is only about one thing: making money.To that end, a lot of our favorite wrestlers have branched out to try their hand at music, and as you'll see they probably should have stuck to what they know best.1. Hulk Hogan - Hulkster in HeavenRingside IntelWith the Wrestling Boot Band backing him up, Hulk's solo album Hulk Rules is a challenge for even the toughest Hulkamaniacs to get through, but this song takes the cake. The enormous blonde hulk channels his soft side, but can't

Music

18 Hit Songs That We All Forgot Were Written For Movies

Take a look at your music playlists from yesteryear, and you may be surprised some of the hit tunes came from a slew of classic films we've watched on repeat. Take a walk down memory lane, listen to these 18 songs, and see if you recognize the scene they were played in!1. Dirty Dancing - "Time of my Life"By Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes2. Blue Hawaii - "Can't Help Falling In Love"By Elvis Presley3. Titanic - "My Heart Will Go On"By Celine Dion4. Space Jam - "I Believe I Can Fly" By R. Kelly5. Back To

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Britney Spears Pepsi Songs Are Out For The First Time, And They'll Bring You Joy

Attention Britney Spears fans! Christmas has come early and we're about to tell you why. For those of you who were around during the good ol' days that were the late 90s/early '00s, you will recall that there were two kinds of people - Pepsi fans and Coca-Cola fans.  Both brands had successful marketing campaigns and garnered large fan followings, including celebrities. But at the start of the millennium, it was Pepsi that had the upper hand in the legendary rivalry, also known as the "Cola Wars."NY Daily NewsPepsi recruited some of the most popular celebrities at

90s

8 Songs From the Past That Today's Artists Just Can't Leave Alone

You might be disappointed to learn that some of your favorite pop tracks are sampled from '80s or '90s songs. This means that music producers took a portion of a song's lyrics, vocals, and/or melody to incorporate in a new track. You'd also be surprised to learn that a majority of pop music right now draws inspiration from other songs. First, take a listen to the track that's been sampled from and then see if you can guess the pop song. La Di Da Di by Doug E. Fresh & Slick Rick (1985)This song has been sampled a number

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There Is A Deeper Meaning To "Cotton-Eyed-Joe" That No One Knows

We all know the song. It played at every middle school dance we ever attended, and honestly it still plays at most weddings. "Cotton-Eyed Joe" is a foot stomping, jump-up-and-down, goofy song that makes us all get out of our chairs and onto the dance floor. Turns out, the character the classic 90s song is about actually originated a long time ago. He even predates the American Civil War! Cotton-eyed Joe has had many versions over the last century, but one thing is always the same: "If it hadn't been for Cotton-eyed Joe, I'd been married long time ago." YouTubeThe