English songs with lyrics in another language

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby fange » 09 Oct 2018, 06:04

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Charlie O. » 09 Oct 2018, 06:14



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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Positive Passion » 09 Oct 2018, 07:35

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Mamma mia
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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Osgood » 09 Oct 2018, 08:33

fange wrote:Stevie Wonder - Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing

Also "Ngiculela - Es Una Historia - I Am Singing". And I think he's got more in Spanish
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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Charlie O. » 09 Oct 2018, 09:59

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Samoan » 09 Oct 2018, 11:21

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Still Baron » 09 Oct 2018, 12:31

The Pixies were always shouting in Spanish.
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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Darkness_Fish » 09 Oct 2018, 13:55

"Psycho Killer <impenetrable mumbo jumbo> fa fa fa fa fa fa fa fa fa far, better Run run run run run run run away"
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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Polishgirl » 09 Oct 2018, 23:22

LeBaron wrote:The Pixies were always shouting in Spanish.


Just one of the many reasons why they're GREAT.
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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby algroth » 09 Oct 2018, 23:25



Would this count? A song mostly in English though made by a Brazilian artist and of course featuring some passages in Portuguese.

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Georgios » 09 Oct 2018, 23:44

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby ever/never » 09 Oct 2018, 23:54

The Modernist wrote:Michelle


and Sun King (well, pseudo-Spanish)

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Osgood » 10 Oct 2018, 06:05

HEN wrote:
The Modernist wrote:Michelle


and Sun King (well, pseudo-Spanish)


I always thought it was pseudo-Italian.
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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Geezee » 10 Oct 2018, 13:29

Positive Passion wrote:Mamma mia


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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Count Machuki » 10 Oct 2018, 15:21

Osgood wrote:
HEN wrote:
The Modernist wrote:Michelle


and Sun King (well, pseudo-Spanish)


I always thought it was pseudo-Italian.


I thought it was pseudo-Portuguese. Seriously.
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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby Positive Passion » 10 Oct 2018, 17:14

Geezee wrote:
Positive Passion wrote:Mamma mia


?

Italian, i think?

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby sloopjohnc » 10 Oct 2018, 17:30

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Re: English songs with lyrics in another language

Postby the masked man » 10 Oct 2018, 17:46

Fade to Grey by Visage. Entire lyric in both English and French.