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.

W.A.S.P. - Rebel In The F.D.G. (F★cking Decadent Generation)

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