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Old 06-20-2014, 06:47 PM   #1
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Worst Lyrical Cliches

Overused phrases in music. The ones I can think of are:

Rhyming "down" with "around"

Rhyming "Walk" with "Talk"

"In the club"

"Woke up in the morning"

"I want ___" followed by "I need ___"

"Shivers down my spine"

Rhyming "Fire" with "Desire"

"17/18 , You know what I mean"

"Rhyming "High" with "Fly"

And of course, rhyming a word with the same word.


Any I'm missing?
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Old 06-20-2014, 10:56 PM   #2
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Old 06-21-2014, 08:30 AM   #3
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Down, usually repeatedly
Down, Down, Down, Down...

and in Metal

Oh!

to start off the breakdown
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Old 06-22-2014, 01:34 AM   #4
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Studio recordings calling out to a hypothetical audience like "Come on!" and "Lets go!"
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Old 06-22-2014, 07:23 AM   #5
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The overuse of 'yeah', it's just cheating and filler.
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Old 06-22-2014, 12:05 PM   #6
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Whenever I hear "Save me from myself," I can't help but roll my eyes.
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Old 06-22-2014, 12:06 PM   #7
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hands in the air/ just don't care
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Old 06-22-2014, 12:28 PM   #8
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"na na na na na na na na na"

Either make up actual words or shorten the song.
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Old 06-22-2014, 01:04 PM   #9
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I CAN BE YOUR HEROOOO BAAABY!!!! I CAN TAKE AWAY THE PAIN!!!!

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Old 06-24-2014, 12:53 AM   #10
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Emo songs talking plainly about emotions. "I feel sad when she..."
"My emotions are..."
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Old 06-24-2014, 01:37 AM   #11
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Using the word "night" in every possible sentence, and anything by Five Finger Death Punch.
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Old 06-24-2014, 10:33 AM   #12
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Old 06-24-2014, 04:10 PM   #13
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Whenever I hear "Save me from myself," I can't help but roll my eyes.


Oh yeah this one is right up there.

Anything "me" centric really.

Most anything in a Nickelback song.
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Old 07-09-2014, 03:36 PM   #14
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If you took the word "baby," out of every song ever, there would be a lot of short, empty spaces in songs.
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Old 07-17-2014, 09:30 AM   #15
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"Sitting in my room"!
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Old 07-17-2014, 04:32 PM   #16
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For Black Metal, of which i listen to a fair amount, 'Satan' either in lyrics or song titles gets very boring
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Old 07-19-2014, 03:08 PM   #17
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I hate the word "jaded" and the phrase "natural fact"
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Old 07-20-2014, 01:00 AM   #18
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Old 07-20-2014, 01:18 AM   #19
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I hate the word "jaded" and the phrase "natural fact"

I can't think of any songs that use either of those words or phrases.
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Old 07-20-2014, 10:33 AM   #20
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I can't think of any songs that use either of those words or phrases.

Hollywood by Puddle of Mudd. Can't think of any others that use it a lot though.
http://www.lyrics.net/lyrics/jaded
It's strange how many bands use 'natural fact'.
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