The TV show One Tree Hill got it's name from a song of the same name on U2's Joshua Tree album.
When The Kinks released "Lola," most people didn't realize it was about a transvestite.
"Tainted Love" started as a 1964 soul song by Gloria Jones, became a huge hit when Soft Cell covered it in 1981, and was the basis for Rihanna's 2006 #1 "S.O.S. (Rescue Me)."
Kenny Rogers starred in five "Gambler" TV movies based on his famous song.
Before recording "Boom Clap" herself, Charli XCX offered the song to Hilary Duff. However, the singer's people turned down the tune declaring it wasn't "cool enough for Hilary."
"Come Dancing" by The Kinks was inspired by the older sister of Ray Davies, who would make guys take her out dancing and spend their money on her, only to send them home frustrated with just a peck on the cheek.
There are no more rock stars - the last one died in 1994.
As a songwriter and producer, Narada had hits with Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey and Starship. But what song does he feel had the greatest impact on his career?
Fishbone has always enjoyed much more acclaim than popularity - Angelo might know why.
Phil was a songwriter, producer and voice behind many Philadelphia soul classics. When disco hit, he got an interesting project: The Village People.
Was "Ring Of Fire" really used to sell hemorrhoid cream?
Find out how God and glam metal go together from the Stryper frontman.
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