The Ricky Martin song "She Bangs" found new life when William Hung performed it so horribly on a 2004 episode of American Idol that it went viral.
Elton John's "Rocket Man" is based on a Ray Bradbury story called The Rocket Man published in 1951.
The "Free Bird" lyric, "If I leave here tomorrow, would you still remember me?" was something Lynyrd Skynyrd's guitarist's girlfriend said to him during a fight.
An unknown Ke$ha sang on Flo-Rida's #1 hit "Right Round," but refused to appear in the video because she wanted to make a name for herself.
The "Don't Stop Believin'" resurgence started when the Journey song was used in a roller skating scene of the 2003 movie Monster.
Irving Berlin said "God Bless America" was "not a patriotic song, but rather an expression of gratitude."
Keyboard great David Sancious talks about his work with Sting, Seal, Springsteen, Clapton and Aretha, and explains what quantum physics has to do with making music.
The men of Sparks on their album Hippopotamus, and how Morrissey handled it when they suggested he lighten up.
Scaramouch, a hoople and a superhero soundtrack - see if you can spot the real Queen stories.
The "Midnight At The Oasis" singer is an Old Time gal. She talks about her jug band beginnings and shares a Dylan story.
Famous songs that lent their titles - and in some cases storylines - to movies.
Call us crazy, but we like it when an artist comes around who doesn't mesh with the status quo.