Top 10 Famous Songs Presented with the Former Band Names of the Respective Bands

What If Some Famous Bands Didn't Change Their Names?
Here's some answers (I began with the combinations between a song and a former band name that sound interesting together):

The Top Ten Famous Songs Presented with the Former Band Names of the Respective Bands

1 Smells Like Teen Spirit - Fecal Matter (Nirvana)

... that smell...haha - Metal_Treasure

2 Another Brick in the Wall - Architectural Abdabs (Pink Floyd)
3 American Idiot - Sweet Children (Green Day)

Pairing an innocent name like "Sweet Children" with a song called "American Idiot" just makes their original name all the more ironic, if you ask me. - Gg2000

4 With Arms Wide Open - Naked Toddler (Creed)
5 Shiny Happy People - Cans of Piss (R.E.M.)

This is way better than the "Losing My Religion" one... this is hilarious. - Gg2000

6 Losing My Religion - Cans of Piss (R.E.M.)
7 The Sound of Silence - Tom & Jerry (Simon & Garfunkel)
8 High Hopes - Meggadeaths (Pink Floyd)
9 Heart-Shaped Box - Pen Cap Chew (Nirvana)
10 Californication - Tony Flow and the Miraculously Majestic Masters of Mayhem (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

The Contenders

11 (Don't Fear) the Reaper - Soft White Underbelly (Blue Öyster Cult)
12 Hey Jude - Johnny and the Moondogs (The Beatles)

Wow it seems quite a lot of the most famous bands have had a silly name at some point in their history.

13 Even Flow - Mookie Blaylock (Pearl Jam)
14 Comfortably Numb - The Screaming Abdabs (Pink Floyd)
15 Creep - On a Friday (Radiohead)
16 Prostitute - Hollywood Rose (Guns N’ Roses)
17 Time - Tea Set (Pink Floyd)

Tea Time! - Metal_Treasure

18 Hey You - Screaming Abdabs (Pink Floyd)
19 Paranoid - The Polka Tulk Blues Band (Black Sabbath)

Or better yet, for even more contrast - Into the Void! - Gg2000

20 Knights of Cydonia - Rocket Baby Dolls (Muse)
21 Into the Void - The Polka Tulk Blues Band (Black Sabbath)
22 Come as You Are - Ted Ed Fred (Nirvana)

Yes, come! Three people are waiting for you! - Metal_Treasure

23 Money - Architectural Abdabs (Pink Floyd)
24 Hysteria - Rocket Baby Dolls (Muse)
25 Rockabye - Utter Rascal (Clean Bandit)

Utter Rascal means Clean Bandit.
- TheDuttyGyal

26 Lean On - Majorly Lazy (Major Lazer)
27 The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie - Tony Flow and the Miraculously Majestic Masters of Mayhem (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

I think this song title is long enough to match the lengthy band name - Metal_Treasure

28 Especially in Michigan - Tony Flow and the Miraculously Majestic Masters of Mayhem (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
29 The Longest Wave - Tony Flow and the Miraculously Majestic Masters of Mayhem (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

More like the longest name - Metal_Treasure

30 Civil War - Hollywood Rose (Guns N’ Roses)
31 Back Off Bitch - Hollywood Rose (Guns N’ Roses)
32 Damaged Soul - The Polka Tulk Blues Band (Black Sabbath)
33 Computer God - The Polka Tulk Blues Band (Black Sabbath)
34 Headless Cross - The Polka Tulk Blues Band (Black Sabbath)
35 Brain Damage - Leonard's Lodgers (Pink Floyd)
36 Pigs (Three Different Ones) - Meggadeaths (Pink Floyd)
37 Sacred Worlds - Lucifer's Heritage (Blind Guardian)
38 Banish from Sanctuary - Lucifer's Heritage (Blind Guardian)
39 Idioteque - On a Friday (Radiohead)

It's so weird to hear such a serious song juxtaposed with such a goofy sounding band name. - Gg2000

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