The man who ran Nirvana's first label gets beyond the sensationalism (drugs, Courtney) to discuss their musical and cultural triumphs in the years before Nevermind.
Revisit the awesome glory of Night Ranger and Damn Yankees: cheesily-acted videos, catchy guitar licks, long hair, and lyrics that are just plain relatable.
Here is the church, here is the steeple - see if you can identify these lyrics that reference church.
One of the most popular classical vocalists in the land is lining up a trip to space, which is the inspiration for many of her songs.
How well do you know your protest songs (including the one that went to #1)?
Roger reveals the songwriting formula Clive Davis told him, and if "Eight Miles High" is really about drugs.
Eric Clapton wrote "Layla" about his love for Pattie Harrison, who was married to George Harrison at the time. He eventually married Pattie, and managed to stay friends with George.
Andre 3000 played all the instruments on Outkast's "Hey Ya" except bass. Aaron Mills from Cameo played that.
Meghan Trainor and her producer Kevin Kadish originally wrote "All About That Bass" for another artist to record. However, after Epic Records boss LA Reid heard Meghan play a demo of the song on a ukulele, he signed the young songwriter to his label and told her she should sing it.
Sarah McLachlan's "Possession" contains passages from letters a stalker sent her. He sued her for $250,000 and committed suicide before the trial.
Michael Jackson's "Human Nature" was written by the keyboard player from Toto, who was working on the Thriller album.
Elton John's "Rocket Man" is based on a Ray Bradbury story called The Rocket Man published in 1951.