The men of Sparks on their album Hippopotamus, and how Morrissey handled it when they suggested he lighten up.
When a song describes a wedding, it's rarely something to celebrate - with one big exception.
Chris tells the story of "Wicked Game," talks milkshakes and moonpies at Sun Records, and explains why women always get their way.
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.
John Lennon, Paul Simon and Lynyrd Skynyrd are some of the artists who have written revenge songs. Do you know who they wrote them about?
Soul music legend Bill Withers on how life experience and the company you keep leads to classic songs like "Lean On Me."
Iggy Pop wrote "Lust For Life" with David Bowie, who came up with the music on a ukulele.
"Strawberry Letter 23" by The Brothers Johnson was written by Shuggie Otis, whose girlfriend would send him letters written on strawberry scented paper.
Sia Furler originally sent "Pretty Hurts" to Katy Perry, but she didn't see the email, so Beyonce ended up recording it instead.
Rod Stewart wrote "Maggie May" about the woman who deflowered him when he was 16.
The title of Al Stewart's "Year Of The Cat" comes from Vietnamese astrology. The Year of the Cat comes every 12 Years: 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023...
The love is growing in the '70s hit "Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)" because rosemary is the name of an herb.