Some songs get a second life when they find a new audience through a movie, commercial, TV show, or even the Internet.
"Missing You" was a spontaneous outpouring of emotion triggered by a phone call. John tells that story and explains what MTV meant to his career.
A song he wrote and recorded from "sheer spiritual inspiration," Allen's didn't think "Southern Nights" had hit potential until Glen Campbell took it to #1 two years later.
Soul music legend Bill Withers on how life experience and the company you keep leads to classic songs like "Lean On Me."
The Evanescence frontwoman on the songs that have shifted meaning and her foray into kids' music.
Dan cracked the Top 40 with "Ritual," then went to India and spent 2 hours with the Dalai Lama.