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An alphabetical list of musical catch phrases:
"I buried Paul" - The final line in The Beatles' "Strawberry Fields Forever" (1967), which was actually John Lennon muttering "cranberry sauce". Nevertheless the phrase "I buried Paul" became an urban legend.
"Yeah yeah yeah" - The Beatles. Their early songs often use "yeah yeah yeah" as a refrain. In France early pop music was even named "yéyé music".
"Jah Rastafari!" - Bob Marley
"Hi-de-ho!" - Cab Calloway
"Say our name with us now, one time together, my brothers, my sisters, my blood... WE ARE! DISTURBED!"
"Spread the sickness, infect the world..."
"So far away" - Dragonforce
"We love you madly"- Duke Ellington's traditional closing message.
"Elvis has left the building." - Closing statement after Elvis Presley's concerts
"Doobie doobie do" - Frank Sinatra's famous scatting at the end of "Strangers in the Night" (1967)
"Oops upside your head- I say: oops upside your head" - "Oops Upside Your Head" (1979) by the Gap Band
"Bow wow wow yippie-yo yippie yeah/ Bow wow wow yippie-yo yippie yeah" - George Clinton in "Atomic Dog" (1983)
"Scream for me, (city name)]!" - Bruce Dickinson
" Scream for me <city>! SCREAM FOR ME <city>!"
"Ain't it funky now?" - James Brown
"Can't pass the people, can't pass me! Hit me!" - James Brown
"I feel good!"- James Brown, who used this line in his Signature Song "I Feel Good (I Got You)", but also dozens of other times in other songs and during public appearances.
"Hi/Hello, I'm Johnny Cash."
YOU WANTED THE BEST, YOU GOT THE BEST! THE HOTTEST BAND IN THE WORLD... KISS!
YOU WANTED THE WORST, YOU GOT THE WORST: THE ONE, THE ONLY, LIMP BIZKIT!
"I wish my brother George was here." - Liberace
"A-wop-bop-a-loo-bop-a-lop-bop-bop!" - From Little Richard's "Tutti Fruttu" (1956), became a catch phrase still associated with the singer.
"Can't touch this!" - MC Hammer
"Thank you all, you've been great; we've been Megadeth".
"Shamone" - Michael Jackson (Reference to his song "Bad", though he actually says: "c'mon". It has been spoofed in popular culture as "shamone")
"We are Motörhead, and we will kick your ass/play rock 'n roll."
OFWGKTA has several. "Fuck Steve Harvey", "GOLF WANG", "swag me out" and of course "free Earl".
"Yeaaaaaah booooyyy!" - Flavor Flav of Public Enemy
"Gabba Gabba Hey!" - The Ramones
"We are R.E.M. and this is what we do."
"Look out!" - Ronnie James Dio
In Savatage's : " Streets: A Rock Opera Jesus Saves!" is the catchphrase of both DT Jesus' music fans and his clients from his drug dealing days.
"No future!" - The Sex Pistols. Johnny Rotten mentioned this phrase in their song "God Save The Queen" and it quickly became a nihilistic slogan for punks everywhere.
" This is your new National-fucking-anthem! This is surfacing!"
"YOUUUUUU!!!!! Soulja Boy Tell Em..." - Soulja Boy Tell Em
"Put your hands up in the air and wave 'em like you just don't care" - Used zillions of times in any catchy song. The earliest use was probably "Rapper's Delight" (1979) by The Sugar Hill Gang.
"Is everybody happy?" - Ted Lewis
The announcement "The Official Adventures of..." from Grandmaster Flash.