Go behind the music with some of the world's best songwriters
Lori McKennaLori's songs have been recorded by Faith Hill and Sara Evans. She's performed on the CMAs and on Oprah. She also has five kids. Jane Wiedlin from the Go-Go'sA founding member of The Go-Go's, Jane talks about their transition from punk rockers to pop priestesses, and explains what's going on in the "Vacation" video. Howard BellamyThe older Bellamy Brother talks about their unlikely hit "Let Your Love Flow," and how a Groucho Marx line led to a song. Elvin BishopElvin talks about his hit "Fooled Around And Fell In Love," speaks about his personal tragedy, and explains what makes a well-written blues song. Radney FosterRadney wrote Keith Urban's first hit and a lullaby for his son that the Dixie Chicks recorded. Billy SteinbergHow do you write great lyrics? Billy Steinberg has written the words for five #1 hits, so we asked him. Emily Saliers of Indigo GirlsAlong with Amy Ray, Emily is half of The Indigo Girls. She talks about her relationship with her Methodist minister dad, and inspiration behind songs like "Closer To Fine" and "Galileo."