Controversy over foul language in song lyrics has bubbled up numerous times in pop music history. 10 Examples of Swear Words and Foul Language in Pop Music Share Flipboard Email Print Music. Pop Top Picks. However, it overcame reluctance and censorship at pop radio to eventually hit #2. As recently as Lady Gaga’s "Bad Romance" in 2009. The Starship Orchestra Album Musicians such as Billy Cobham, Jan Hammer, Narada Michael…