Featured in the 1978 musical Evita, "Don't Cry For Me Argentina" became the biggest selling UK hit by a female vocalist (Julie Covington).
Ellie Goulding's hit single "Burn" was originally demoed by Leona Lewis for her 2011 Glassheart album. She scrapped the tune when the project was retooled to include more ballads.
"Bootylicious" made the Oxford English Dictionary three years after the Destiny's Child song was released. Definition: "Blend of booty buttocks and delicious."
"Centerfield" was the first song enshrined in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame.
Desmond Child thought Gavin Rossdale was singing "Kiss The Rain" on the Bush song "Glycerine." When he found out the truth, he wrote a song called "Kiss The Rain" for Billie Myers.
Michael Jackson's "Liberian Girl" opens with the South African female singer Letta Mbulu saying the Swahili phrase "Naku penda piya-naku taka piya-mpenziwe." There was some geographic liberty here, as Swahili is not spoken in the West African nation of Liberia.
He wrote "She Blinded Me With Science" so he could direct a video about a home for deranged scientists.
If the name Citizen Dick means anything to you, there's a chance you'll get some of these right.
When a waitress wouldn't take him home, Jack wrote what would become one of the Eagles most enduring hits.
Based on criteria like girlfriend tension, stage mishaps and drummer turnover, these are the 10 bands most like Spinal Tap.
Genesis' key-man re-examines his solo career and the early days of music video.
Are classic songs like "Over The Rainbow" and "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" in the public domain?