"Paranoid" reflects a feeling Black Sabbath bass player Geezer Butler often felt after using drugs.
Members of the San Francisco 49ers, including Dwight Clark, Joe Montana and Ronnie Lott, sang backup on "Hip to Be Square" by Huey Lewis and the News.
In the UK, the first #1 hit with a rap was "Candy Girl" by the American boy band New Edition in 1983.
The "Electric Avenue" in the Eddy Grant song is a real street. It got its name because it was the first street in London with electric lights.
The Arctic Monkeys 2011 song "Suck It and See" is titled after a British saying meaning you should try something to see if you like it.
"Hunger Strike" by Temple of the Dog features Chris Cornell and Eddie Vedder, and was Vedder's first music video.
The "Lowdown" and "Lido Shuffle" singer makes a habit of playing with the best in the business.
Some songs get a second life when they find a new audience through a movie, commercial, TV show, or even the Internet.
Meshell Ndegeocello talks about recording "Wild Night" with John Mellencamp, and explains why she shied away from the spotlight.
An Electronic music pioneer with Asperger's Syndrome. This could be interesting.
Was Janet secretly married at 18? Did she gain 60 pounds for a movie role that went to Mariah Carey? See what you know about Ms. Jackson.
The lead singer on "Da Doo Ron Ron" and "Then He Kissed Me," La La explains how and why Phil Spector replaced The Crystals with Darlene Love on "He's A Rebel."
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