Ear Worm / Music MNO

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  • "At the end of the world, or the last thing I see, you are never comin' home..."
  • I wouldn't front the scene if you paid me! I'm just the way that the doctor made me!
    • Haaaaleluuuujah LOCK AND LOAD
  • 'Mama, we all go to hell...'
    • SO RAISE YOUR GLASS HIGH FOR TOMORROW WE DIE
  • You're so cool, you're so cool, so cool!
    • We allllllll wanna party when the funeral ends! Ba ba ba, ba ba ba...
  • From the recent trailer for Danger Days: NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA...
    • DESTROYA DESTROYA DESTROYA DESTROYA
  • CLEAN ME OFF! I'M SO DIRTY BABE! The kind of dirty where the water never cleans off the clothes...
  • Gravity...don't mean too much to me...
  • Well I know (da da da da) that I can't make you stay, but where's your heart (da da da da) but where's your heart (da da da da) but where's your... AND I KNOW... (da da da da) etc etc. Becomes ridiculous when you and your friends have it so stuck in your head that you elect amongst yourselves lead and backing vocalists and people who imitate the sounds of all the instruments used. Oh yes.
  • THIS AIN'T A PARTY, GET OFF THE DANCE FLOOR, YOU WANT THE GET DOWN, HERE COMES THE GANG WAR!
  • "Sing it for the boys, sing it for the girls"
  • Are you ready for a firefight? 'Cause the devil's got your number tonight...
  • "He's not asking, you're not telling, he's not dead, he only looks that way!
  • "If my velocity starts to make you sweat, then just don't let go/Cause the emergency room got no vacancy, and we just, and we just, and we just, and we just GET UP AND GO!"

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  • "Elvira" by The Oak Ridge Boys.
  • O.A.R.:
    • "I always turn the car around..."
  • Oasis:
    • "And maybeeeeeeeee...you're gonna be the one that saves meeeeeeeee....and after aaaaaaaaaall...you're my wonderwaaaaaaaaaall..."
    • The 50s lounge singer version is even worse/better.
    • Someday you will find me, caught beneath the landsliiiiiiide, in a champagne supernova in the skyyyyyyyy...
    • And sooooooooooooooooooooo Sally can waaaaaaaait...
    • I need to be myself... *guitar* I can't be no one else...
    • Go let it out, go let it in...
    • I'm all into the blinding light, come in, come out tonight...
    • The summer sun, it blows my mind, fallin' down on all that I ever know...
  • Billy Ocean: "Caribbean queen, now we're sharing the same dream, and our hearts, they beat as one! No more love on the run!"
  • Frank Ocean's "Pyramids" is quite the earworm, in spite of — or perhaps because of — its length.
    • "Bad Religion" and "Thinking 'Bout You" also
  • All of the electroswing Odjbox has composed. Especially "Bakers Dozen".
  • Of Monsters and Men's song Little Talks is one of these if you ever heard one.
    • To a slightly lesser extent, "Mountain Sound" is one too.
  • Jacques Offenbach's "Infernal Galop" from Orpheus in the Underworld. Never heard of it, you say? It's better known as The Cancan Song.
  • The Offspring:
    • "Why Don't You Get A Job" (already mentioned in the Beatles entry), "Self Esteem," "Come Out and Play" (YOU GOTTA KEEP 'EM SEPARATED!), "All I Want" (double for Crazy Taxi players), and "Pretty Fly (For a White Guy)".
    • "With a thousand lies and a good disguise, hit 'em right between the eyes, hit 'em right between the eyes..."
      • It's even worse if you have the "Dance, fuckers, dance" line stuck in your head, because then you can't sing it aloud without getting funny looks.
      • This is one of the few songs where the radio edit actually works. Sing it right and it remains nicely rhythmic and doesn't sound like anything's missing.
    • What about their song "One Fine Day"? That's one another that'll grow on you over time.
      • I BELIEVE IT'S MY GOD-GIVEN RIGHT! TO DESTROY EVERYTHING IN MY SIGHT!
    • I WANT YOU ALL TATTOOED, I WANT YOU BAD, BAD, BAD! COMPLICATED, X-RATED...
    • I'M NOT THE ONE WHO ACTED LIKE A HOE, WHY MUST I BE THE ONE WHO HAS TO KNOW?
    • HEY, MAN, YOU DISRESPECTING ME? TAKE HIM OUT (YOU GOTTA KEEP EM SEPARATED)
    • YAH YAH YAH YAH YAH, IT'S ALL I WANT!
    • AND IT FEELS, AND IT FEELS LIKE HEAVEN IS SO FAR AWAY...
    • I WILL SHUT MY EYES, IT HAMMERS IN MY HEAD
    • IF WE DON'T MAKE IT ALIVE, IT'S A HELL OF A GOOD DAY TO DIE...
    • SHIT IS FUCKED UP!
    • I CAN'T GET MY HEAD AROUND YOU!
    • I'VE GOT A BAD HABIT!
    • CHANCES THROOOOOWN! NOTHING'S FREEEEEEEEEEE!
    • ME AND MY OLD LADY, SUCK EACH OTHER DRY, DRY! (Heck, almost all of their songs are ear worms!)
    • Can you stay strong? Can you go on? Kristy are you doing OK?
    • Welcome to Americana. Please make your selection followed by the pound sign now.
    • OH MAN, SHE'S GOT ISSUES AND I'M GONNA PAY!
  • Ohio Express: Yummy yummy yummy I got love in my tummy and I feel like a-lovin' you!
  • Ohio Players
  • Oingo Boingo
  • OK Go - "Here It Goes Again" * That song with the music video of the band members dancing on treadmills. "Here it goes here it goes here it goes again, oh hear it goes again, I shoulda known shoulda known shoulda known again, oh here it goes again!" You can see the video here.
  • "Hello" by OMFG. OH GOD, YES.
  • Step 1. Listen to a One Direction song. Step 2. Try to get it out your head.
    • YOU DON'T KNOW-O-OH! YOU DON'T KNOW YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL!
    • GET OUT! GET OUT! GET OUT OF MY HEAD! AND FALL INTO MY ARMS INSTEAD! I DON'T! I DON'T KNOW WHAT IT IS, BUT I NEED THAT ONE THING!
      • More like "ONE DIR! ECTION! GET OUT OF MY HEAD! AND TAKE ALL YOUR FANS WITH YOU INSTEAD!"
    • You forgot the most obvious earworm of them all: AAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!note 
    • In fact, Up All Night is basically a huge, incessant earworm.
    • TONIGHT LET'S GET SOME! AND LIVE WHILE WE'RE YOUNG!
    • I'm in love with you....And all these little things...
    • ...AND LET ME KISS YOU! NA-NA-NA-NA-NA-NA-NA-NA!!
    • One way...or another...I'm gonna getcha...I'm gonna GETCHA GETCHA GETCHA GETCHA!
    • AND WE DANCED ALL NIGHT TO THE BEST SONG EVER!
    • The Story of my life, I take her home....
  • One Republic's "Love Runs Out." Cue the rhythmic percussion.
  • Ai Otsuka's Sakuranbo …atashi sakuranbo!.
  • "Just give me a reason to keep my heart beating, don't worry it's safe right here in my arms..."
  • OMC: "How bizarre. How bizarre, how bizarre..."
    That Dude in the Suede: And it gets worse. You see, "how bizarre" is actually a very common phrase down here. (...) And now whenever you said it, you start to hear a Spanish guitar in your head.
  • O Fortuna from Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana."
  • Outkast:
    • "Mrs. Jackson" will plague you with its chorus, the catchiest part of the song and coincidentally the only part that sticks in your head. Although sometimes instead it may just be a loop of "Forever... Forever ever? Forever ever?" lodged in your brain, well, forever.
    • "Hey Ya!" is even worse.
      • Shake it like a corduroy ninja! (I witnessed the birth of that mondegreen.)
      • "Ain't no thang like a chicken wang"
      • "Ah ha/hush that fuss/everybody move to the back of the bus..."
    • POWER MUSIC, ELECTRIC REVIVAL...
    • "I Like the Way You Move"
    • "The Whole World"
  • Operation Ivy:
    • "All I know is that I don't know, all I know is that I don't know NOTHING!"
    • "More, than just another crowd!"
  • "Sh-Boom" is undoubtedly a catchy song, but wait till you hear the Overtones' version of it!
  • Owl City:
  • Ozzy Osbourne:
  • Emily Osment:
  • Damn you, Germans! With your Octoberfest you lull us in a false sense of security... JUST TO STRIKE WITH MUSIC THAT YOU WILL NEVER FORGET! ...Anton, Anton, Anton, Anton, Anton!
  • Mike Oldfield. You're all hearing the opening riff from Tubular Bells now.
  • Anything recorded by Odyssey Music is major Ear Worm Material.
  • Roy Orbison, with a help from Julia Roberts: "Pretty woman, walking down the street..."
  • Rita Ora's "How We Do (Party and Bulls**t)".
  • Dragostea Din Tei, better known as Numa Numa. Full feckin' stop.
  • O.T. Genasis: "I'M IN LOVE WITH THE COCO!" Made popular no thanks to Vine and the Golden State Warriors.


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