Misheard lyrics are called mondegreens.
Posted by Bruce Kahl on May 07, 2003
In Reply to: Misheard lyrics posted by peter persoff on May 07, 2003
: : : How about this one:
: :In "America"
: Land where my father died
: Land where the children cried
: (Instead of land of the pilgrim's pride)
Up until about a year ago I always heard "..and the bathroom's on the right" instead of "There's a bad moon on the rise" by Creedence.