We all kind of expect nowadays that the person singing a tune we're into likely didn't write it. What's shocking, though, is that sometimes the song was written by someone who likely could've performed it better as well.

Our readers bring you some of the most familiar songs of all time that were written by someone totally talented and totally out of left field. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...

Entry by eddmario

Mark Mothersbaugh, the co-founder andlead singer of the band Devo (those guys who did the song Whip It) This guy right here Did the ENTIRE soundtrac

Entry by faschwaa

JOHNNY CASH A BOY NAMED A BOY NAMED SUE, THE SUE BIGGEST HIT EVER DELIVERED BY THE DULCET TONES OF JOHNNY CASH Courtesy of the same mind that gave you

Entry by richferrara

CRACKEDCO I don'twanna grow UP, I'm a J TOYSRUS kid Aren't you hungry for J BURGER KING now? The marketing slogans used in these kid-friendly jingles

Entry by MattBlack

Animator Xavier X Atencio co-wrote much of the music and songs used for the rides in Disneyland, including Yo-Ho, A Pirates Life For Me for Pirate

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