Pink wrote "Just Give Me A Reason" about how one partner can feel jilted over something trivial, like how her boyfriend passes her the butter.
"All Star" was written as a confidence builder for fans who were bullied for liking Smash Mouth.
Elton John didn't win a Grammy until 1986, when he got one for singing on "That's What Friends Are For."
Janet Jackson wrote the lyric to "Nasty" in response to random guys calling her "baby."
"Up Around The Bend" by Creedence Clearwater Revival had a different meaning to British listeners. In England, to go "Around the bend" means to go crazy.
Every film star mentioned in Madonna's "Vogue" has since died. The last was Lauren Bacall, who passed away in 2014.
Rufus Wainwright on "Hallelujah," his album Unfollow The Rules, and getting into his "lyric trance" on 12-hour walks.
Harry is Derek Smalls in Spinal Tap, Mark Shubb in The Folksmen, and Mr. Burns on The Simpsons.
Deep Purple's guitarist since 1994, Steve talks about writing songs with the band and how he puts his own spin on "Smoke On The Water."
In the name of song explanation, Al talks about scoring heroin for William Burroughs, and that's not even the most shocking story in this one.
Doubt led to drive for Francis, who still isn't sure why one of Status Quo's biggest hits is so beloved.
Queen, Phish and The Stones are among our picks for the best band logos. Here are their histories and a design analysis from an expert.