When "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" climbed to #1 on the Hot 100, Katy Perry became the first woman to send five songs from one album to the top of the charts. The four previous chart-toppers from her Teenage Dream set were "California Gurls," "Teenage Dream," "Firework"; and, "E.T."
Michael McDonald co-wrote the Van Halen song "I'll Wait."
"Human" by The Killers was the most streamed song on Spotify in 2008, the year that the music streaming service was launched.
"In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" was supposed to be titled "In The Garden Of Eden," but someone in the studio wrote down the title phonetically, and it stuck.
The moans of pleasure in the Guns N' Roses song "Rocket Queen" are authentic.
The You Me at Six song "The Dilemma" got its title from the Vince Vaughn movie of the same name.
The "How Country Feels" singer talks Skynyrd and songwriting.
Test your metal - Priest, Maiden, and Beavis and Butt-head show up in this one.
After cutting his teeth on hardcore punk videos, Paul defined the grunge look with his work on "Hunger Strike" and "Man in the Box."
P.F. was a teenager writing hits and playing on tracks for Jan & Dean when he wrote a #1 hit that got him blackballed.
Here's what happens when an opening act is really out of place with the headliner, like when Beastie Boys opened for Madonna.
One of the most dynamic bass player/songwriters of his time, Chris is the only member of Yes who has been with the band since they formed in 1968.