pop into (someone's) head

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pop into (someone's) head

To occur or form suddenly in someone's mind, as a thought, idea, or revelation. The idea for this new model of car just popped into my head as I was driving home last night. I had been struggling to remember her name throughout the evening, but it only popped into my head the next morning.
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One music hit popped into our heads after seeing her sexy Instagram pic: "I'm Blue da ba dee da ba die" by Eiffel 65.