"Love Is A Battlefield" was written as a ballad, but Pat Benatar's guitarist/husband turned it into an uptempo song.
Marilyn Monroe is the subject of Elton John's "Candle In The Wind," but the song is really a look at how we react to celebrities who die young.
"Torn" by Natalie Imbruglia was first recorded by the group Ednaswap in 1993. It was written by Ednaswap's Anne Previn and Scott Cutler, who went on to write some hits for Miley Cyrus.
The sample in Beck's song "Where It's At" that says "What about those who swing both ways: AC-DC" came from a 1969 sex-ed album for middle schoolers.
Carla Thomas became the first woman to achieve a Top 10 hit on the Hot 100 with a song she wrote herself when "Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)" reached the chart's top tier in 1961. Thomas was just 16-years-old when she penned it.
"Oh Well," from their 1960s Peter Green era, is the only Fleetwood Mac song played in concert in every decade they've been extant.
Many actors have attempted music, but only a few have managed a hit. Do you know which of these thespians charted?
A selection of songs made to be terrible - some clearly achieved that goal.
How a country weeper and a blues number made "rolling stone" the most popular phrase in rock.
Cain talks about the divine inspirations for "Don't Stop Believin'" and "Faithfully."
Roger reveals the songwriting formula Clive Davis told him, and if "Eight Miles High" is really about drugs.
Genesis' key-man re-examines his solo career and the early days of music video.