After moving into a house in Hoboken, New Jersey, London-born singer Gary Go composed this jazzy, string-drenched homage to the borough of Brooklyn, which was completely different from anything else he'd written. He told Q magazine February 2009: "Then I found this plaque. It turned out that I was living in a house where Frank Sinatra had lived in his teens. I was possessed by the spirit of Sinatra."
Originally a chart-topper for Steve Lawrence in 1962 chart-topper, "Go Away Little Girl," became the first song of the rock era to be taken to #1 by two different artists when Donny Osmond's cover version also reached the summit in 1971.
Jay-Z's 2012 "Glory" features his daughter Blue Ivy Carter's cries and coos. At less than two days old, she became the youngest ever credited artist to feature on a Billboard chart when the song debuted on R&B/Hip-Hop Songs at #74.
"We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" by Taylor Swift earned an entry in the 2014 edition of the Guinness Book of Records for the fastest-selling digital single. It reached the #1 spot on iTunes just 50 minutes after its release.