"Love Is A Battlefield" was written as a ballad, but Pat Benatar's guitarist/husband turned it into an uptempo song.
David Bowie's "Let's Dance" is about more than just dancing. It's about dishonesty, particularly when we mask our true feelings.
"Your Time Is Gonna Come" became the first Led Zeppelin song to be covered when Sandie Shaw recorded it in 1969.
In 2010, the biggest-selling song in the UK was "Love the Way You Lie" by Eminem.
An Allen Ginsberg line from his poem Howl inspired "Machinehead" by Bush: "Machine says I saw the best minds of my generation."
Jay-Z's "Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)" is based on the song "It's A Hard Knock Life" from the Broadway play Annie.
Songs about drugs, revolution and greed that have been used in commercials for sneakers, jeans, fast food, cruises and cars.
The country sweetheart opines about the demands of touring and talks about writing songs with her famous father.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers have some rather unusual song titles - see if you can spot the real ones.
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.
In 1986, a Stephen King novella was made into a movie, with a classic song serving as title, soundtrack and tone.
Pool balls, magpies and thorns without roses - how well do you know your Tom Waits lyrics?
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