What’s the Most Over-Used Lyric in Pop and Rock? This.

It’s “whoa-oo-ah.” Here’s proof. I wonder if Tom Petty is looking to sue any of these people for songwriting credits?

(Via Mashable)

And then there’s this. Note that the running time is ten hours.


Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “What’s the Most Over-Used Lyric in Pop and Rock? This.

  • January 29, 2015 at 2:34 pm

    Shite – I could swore it was “Throw your hands in the air, and wave them around like you just don’t care”….gotta be second.


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