Running 7:58, Meat Loaf's "I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)" is the longest-ever #1 hit.
The lyrics for "Mary, Did You Know?" were written by Christian singer and comedian Mark Lowry, after his pastor asked him to write a Christmas musical for their church. Southern gospel musician Buddy Greene later added music to his words.
Eric Clapton's only Hot 100 #1, either solo or with one of his many bands, was his cover of Bob Marley's "I Shot The Sheriff."
"Brad Paisley's "River Bank" was inspired by his childhood growing up 500 yards from the Ohio River.
John Fogerty was not born on the bayou - he's from Berkeley, California. He got the idea for the song when CCR was on tour in Louisiana.
"Master Blaster (Jammin')" is Stevie Wonder's tribute to Bob Marley, released less than a year before Marley died.
Phone booths are nearly extinct, but they provided storylines for some of the most profound songs of the pre-cell phone era.
Stage urinals, flute devices, and the real Aqualung in this Fact or Fiction.
A look at the good (Diana Ross, Eminem), the bad (Madonna, Bob Dylan) and the peculiar (David Bowie, Michael Jackson) film debuts of superstar singers.
The Yardbirds drummer explains how they created their sound and talks about working with their famous guitarists.
Just like Darrin was replaced on Bewitched, groups have swapped out original members, hoping we wouldn't notice.
Petula talks about her hits "Downtown" and "Don't Sleep In The Subway," and explains her Michael Jackson connection.