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She's got a ticket to ride,
She's got a ticket to ride,
She's got a ticket to ride,
But she don't care.

It sounded odd to me. So why is it used that way?

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'doesn't care' is the correct form. But, the don't form is called nonstandard English and is commonly used among native English speakers.

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  • The question is about don't vs. doesn't. The OP probably knows these are contractions, so this answer isn't helpful. Mar 23, 2016 at 14:19
  • I've corrected my answer Mar 23, 2016 at 14:23
  • This is bad English but used sometimes this way amongst native speakers Mar 23, 2016 at 14:31

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