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19th Jul '17 1:08:45 PM mlsmithca
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* Every verse of Creator/{{Aste}}'s song ''Sekopää'' is a string of references to earlier Finnish pieces ranging from {{Schlager}} to classic {{Suomirokki}} to recent pop songs. May of these references are also names for the relevant songs.

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* Every verse of Creator/{{Aste}}'s song ''Sekopää'' is a string of references to earlier Finnish pieces ranging from {{Schlager}} to classic {{Suomirokki}} to recent then-recent pop songs. May of these references are also names for the relevant songs.



* The recent "Girl in a Country Song" by Maddie and Tae pokes fun at the female stereotypes in modern country music. They reference "Redneck Crazy" by Tyler Farr, "Get Me Some of That" by by Thomas Rhett, and "My Kind of Party" by Jason Aldean by specific lyrics, and generally criticizes the themes of the "bro-country" genre of songs by mentioning most of the elements in almost every recent country song done by male artists.

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* The recent "Girl in a Country Song" by Maddie and Tae pokes fun at the female stereotypes in modern country music. They reference "Redneck Crazy" by Tyler Farr, "Get Me Some of That" by by Thomas Rhett, and "My Kind of Party" by Jason Aldean by specific lyrics, and generally criticizes the themes of the "bro-country" genre of songs by mentioning most of the elements in almost every recent country song done by male artists.
27th Jun '17 11:44:51 AM AnotherWanderingGhost
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** The subject of "Live Those Songs" says he'd rather be "Rolling on a river with [[Music/CreedenceClearwaterRevival Creedence]], stealing kisses from [[Music/BuddyHolly Peggy Sue]]", and "wasting away on the [[Music/OtisRedding dock of the bay]], watching the tide roll in."


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3rd May '17 5:49:12 AM Doc_Loki
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*** "Don't Look Back in Anger" is itself a reference to ''Music/DavidBowie'''s "Look Back in Anger".
25th Feb '17 7:45:18 PM nombretomado
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* Music/BonJovi's "It's My Life" has two, to the band's own "Livin' On A Prayer" ("Like Tommy and Gina, who never backed down") and "My Way" ("Like [[FrankSinatra Frankie]] said, 'I did it my way" - once Paul Anka, lyricist for "My Way", covered the song, changed to "He did it my way").

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* Music/BonJovi's "It's My Life" has two, to the band's own "Livin' On A Prayer" ("Like Tommy and Gina, who never backed down") and "My Way" ("Like [[FrankSinatra [[Music/FrankSinatra Frankie]] said, 'I did it my way" - once Paul Anka, lyricist for "My Way", covered the song, changed to "He did it my way").
21st Jan '17 8:48:57 PM wolftickets1969
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* The second verse of "S.O.S." by Music/{{Rihanna}} (which samples the song "Tainted Love"]]) includes the lyrics "So hold me close, boy, 'cause I'm your [[Music/EltonJohn tiny dancer]]", "[[Music/AHa Take on me]], [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/(I_Just)_Died_in_Your_Arms I could just die up in your arms tonight]]", "You got me [[Music/TearsForFears head over heels]]", and "[[Music/KimWilde You keep me hanging on]], "[[Music/MichaelJackson the way you make me feel]]".

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* The second verse of "S.O.S." by Music/{{Rihanna}} (which samples the song "Tainted Love"]]) includes the lyrics "So hold me close, boy, 'cause I'm your [[Music/EltonJohn tiny dancer]]", "[[Music/AHa Take on me]], [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/(I_Just)_Died_in_Your_Arms I could just die up in your arms tonight]]", "You got me [[Music/TearsForFears head over heels]]", and "[[Music/KimWilde "[[Music/TheSupremes You keep me hanging on]], "[[Music/MichaelJackson the way you make me feel]]".
21st Jan '17 8:48:10 PM wolftickets1969
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* The second verse of "S.O.S." by Music/{{Rihanna}} (which samples the song "Tainted Love"]]) includes the lyrics "So hold me close, boy, 'cause I'm your [[Music/EltonJohn tiny dancer]]", "[[Music/AHa Take on me]], [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/(I_Just)_Died_in_Your_Arms I could just die up in your arms tonight]]", "You got me [[Music/TearsForFears head over heels]]", and "You keep me hanging on, "[[Music/MichaelJackson the way you make me feel]]".

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* The second verse of "S.O.S." by Music/{{Rihanna}} (which samples the song "Tainted Love"]]) includes the lyrics "So hold me close, boy, 'cause I'm your [[Music/EltonJohn tiny dancer]]", "[[Music/AHa Take on me]], [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/(I_Just)_Died_in_Your_Arms I could just die up in your arms tonight]]", "You got me [[Music/TearsForFears head over heels]]", and "You "[[Music/KimWilde You keep me hanging on, on]], "[[Music/MichaelJackson the way you make me feel]]".
21st Jan '17 8:42:31 PM wolftickets1969
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* The chorus of Music/KatyPerry's "Roar":
-->''I've got the [[Music/{{Survivor}} eye of the tiger]], dancing [[Music/ChakaKhan through the fire]], [[Music/{{Queen}} I am the champion]], and you're gonna [[Music/HelenReddy hear me roar]]!''
22nd Dec '16 3:54:05 PM foxley
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** "And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda..." obviously refers to "Waltzing Matilda".
** "Plastic Paddy" name-checks a dozen or so Irish folk songs.
21st Dec '16 3:55:21 PM FranticTribe
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* Okkervil River's song "Plus Ones" from their album ''The Stage Names'' references [[http://blogsarefordogs.com/?p=482 at least nine other song titles, all of which contain numbers.]] In the lyrics, one is added to the number in each referenced song title (for example, "the 100th Luftballoon" and "eight Chinese brothers")

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* [[OkkervilRiver Okkervil River's River's]] song "Plus Ones" from their album ''The Stage Names'' references [[http://blogsarefordogs.com/?p=482 at least nine other song titles, all of which contain numbers.]] In the lyrics, one is added to the number in each referenced song title (for example, "the 100th Luftballoon" and "eight Chinese brothers")
15th Dec '16 2:25:04 PM Twentington
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-->Let's be [[Music/VanMorrison brown eyed girl]], [[Music/NeilDiamond Sweet Caroline]]]\\

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-->Let's be [[Music/VanMorrison brown eyed girl]], [[Music/NeilDiamond Sweet Caroline]]]\\Caroline]]\\
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