History Main / SingerNamedrop

4th Dec '16 12:52:57 PM DaibhidC
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* "Creeque Alley" by Music/TheMamasAndThePapas is basically an autobiography of the band's early days, so it namechecks all of them, as well as many other people on the US folk scene at the time.
3rd Dec '16 4:43:34 PM Schroeder1174
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* MileyCyrus, "See You Again".
-->My best friend Lesley said, "Oh, she's just bein' Miley."
* [[Music/{{Jellyfish}} Jason Falkner]], "Miracle Medicine".
-->It's like the doctors used to say/"All work and no play/Makes Jason run away".
29th Nov '16 2:17:14 AM ElectroKraken
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* "Rapper's Delight" by the Music/SugarhillGang. Almost every verse ends with the rapper calling upon the next one by name to do his verse.

to:

* "Rapper's Delight" by the Music/SugarhillGang.Music/TheSugarhillGang. Almost every verse ends with the rapper calling upon the next one by name to do his verse.
23rd Oct '16 10:46:51 PM Lullaby22
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* Done twice in "The Monster Mash" by Bobby "Boris" Pickett: One verse has him mention the "The Crypt-Kicker Five", alluding to his band The Crypt Kickers. Then, in the final verse, he says "For you the living, this dance is meant too, when you get to my door, tell them Boris sent you."
5th Oct '16 9:31:44 PM Aiguille
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Music/PoetsOfTheFall's "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_8wYwvlmBE Drama for Life]]" has the singer explaining the ethos behind the band name, comparing struggling with one's rampant GhostInTheMachine to {{Flight}}, and how full embrace of the creative impulse turns a LeapOfFaith into a fulfilling CasualHighDrop.

to:

* Music/PoetsOfTheFall's "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_8wYwvlmBE com/watch?v=xfvtPTvuFTA Drama for Life]]" has the singer explaining the ethos behind the band name, comparing struggling with one's rampant GhostInTheMachine to {{Flight}}, and how full embrace of the creative impulse turns a LeapOfFaith into a fulfilling CasualHighDrop.
15th Aug '16 12:40:39 PM Aiguille
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* Music/PoetsOfTheFall's "[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_8wYwvlmBE Drama for Life]]" has the singer explaining the ethos behind the band name, comparing struggling with one's rampant GhostInTheMachine to {{Flight}}, and how full embrace of the creative impulse turns a LeapOfFaith into a fulfilling CasualHighDrop.
-->Higher and higher as we fly\\
We're Poets of the Fall\\
Perfect near-fatal headlong dive\\
A blueprint for life
22nd Jun '16 8:00:57 PM MissMokushiroku
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Jet - "Are You Gonna Be My Girl?" inserted the band's name as a word in a sentence, emphasizing it while singing:
-->Big black boots
-->long brown hair
-->She's so sweet with her
-->''Jet'' black stare!
** Except the line is actually "get-back stare".
4th Jun '16 9:03:08 PM gewunomox
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In Band Aid's "Do they Know It's Christmas?" [[ThePolice Sti]]ng gets a line about "the bitter sting of tears."

to:

* In Band Aid's "Do they Know It's Christmas?" [[ThePolice [[Music/ThePolice Sti]]ng gets a line about "the bitter sting of tears."
4th Jun '16 7:10:58 AM 3rdStringPG
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* British Music/NewWave band House of Love's song "Shine On" starts out with the lyric "in the garden in the house of love".
21st May '16 3:14:26 PM Psychopompos007
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

* In The Vision Bleak's "The Lone Night Rider":
--> Here come's the lone night rider, \\
This is his melody... \\
He takes away your pleasure, \\
This is your vision bleak!
This list shows the last 10 events of 176. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.SingerNamedrop