According to Frank Sinatra's daughter, he hated "My Way," but had to sing it at every show when it became his signature song.
"Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" is one of the few Bernie Taupin lyrics that is more about him than Elton John. The song is about giving up glitz for the simple life - not exactly Elton's M.O.
"Twilight Zone" by Golden Earring was inspired by the Robert Ludlum novel The Bourne Identity, not by the TV show.
"Return To Innocence" by Enigma is based on a Taiwanese chant by a husband and wife. The couple won a lawsuit granting them royalties from the song.
Michael McDonald co-wrote the Van Halen song "I'll Wait."
John Mellencamp considers "Pink Houses" an "anti-American song," laying bare the struggles of the poor and working class.
Did Marvin try out with the Detroit Lions? Did he fake crazy to get out of military service? And what about the cross-dressing?
Chad tells tales from his time as drummer for Nirvana, and talks about his group Before Cars.
A scholarly analysis of yacht rock favorites ("Steal Away," "Baker Street"...) with a member of the leading YR cover band.
The Third Day frontman talks about some of the classic songs he wrote with the band, and what changed for his solo country album.
The top Contemporary Christian artist of all time on song inspirations and what she learned from Johnny Carson.
Meet the "sassy basket" with the biggest voice in country music.
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