Songs that respond to other songs

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#41

I’m a Little Mixed Up - Betty James
I’m Not Mixed Up Any More - Betty James


#42

Aretha Franklin’s Respect is a response to Otis Redding’s track of the same name


#43

Style by Taylor Swift
Perfect by One Direction


#44

Alabama from Harvest.


#45

The line “Treat them like queens until they disagree” is a reference to her ex’s band’s song Sigourney Weaver with the lyric “Treat women like queens even after they leave”


#46

Please Mr Postman - The Marvelettes
Thanks Mr Postman - Bobby Kingy


#47

Mr Pitiful - Otis Redding
Ms Pitiful - Etta James


#48

Isn’t it the same song?


#49

William, It was Really Nothing - The Smiths
Steven, It Was Quite Something (or whatever) - The Associates


#50

Reno Dakota - The Magnetic Fields
Dear Stephin Merritt - Reno Dakota


#51

No Scrubs - TLC
No Pigeons - Sporty Thieves


#52

Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Maps
Liars - The Other Side of Mt. Heart Attack


#53

Jay-z - takeover/nas - ether

Probably loads of hip hop ones


#54

Adam’s Song by Blink 182 says ‘I took my time, I hurried up, the choice was mine’ referring to Come As You Are


#55

My Generation by The Who
My Degeneration by The Eyes


#56

Bouncing Babies - The Teardrops Explodes
I Can’t Get Bouncing Babies by The Teaardrops Explodes - The Freshies


#57

Thanks DiSers!

So many replies, should keep Mrs PB busy for a while.

Solid work from @DirtyPJ in this thread… I need to buy you a pint or something!


#58

I fought the law - the Clash
I fought the law - Dead Kennedys


#59

You mean I Fought The Law - The Bobby Fuller Four, of course. :wink:


#60

Damn. Had a feeling it might not be an original but didnt check.