You’ve been playing Pachelbel’s Canon wrong this whole time... according to Google

23 May 2019, 15:39 | Updated: 23 May 2019, 15:42

By Maddy Shaw Roberts

Google has got a bit confused and decided that the real lyrics to Pachelbel’s Canon in D are less walking-down-the-aisle vibes, and more… heavy metal.

When you search for a song or piece of music in Google, you can usually expect to be greeted with a YouTube video and the corresponding lyrics.

But sometimes, Google treats you to something entirely different.

In this case, we tried searching for Pachelbel’s Canon in D – the enduring Baroque canon and wedding favourite. But instead, we were served a page of lyrics from ‘Rebel in the F.D.G.’, a song by the metal band Wasp.

So according to Google, the lyrics to Pachelbel’s Canon should actually be:

The real lyrics to Pachelbel's Canon
The real lyrics to Pachelbel's Canon. Picture: Google

For context, here’s what ‘Rebel in the F.D.G.’ actually sounds like.

So, anyone brave enough to sing these lyrics to the tune of Canon in D? Don’t all jump to answer at once...