On the "schizoid element" of his lyrics, and a famous line from "Everything Zen."
When a waitress wouldn't take him home, Jack wrote what would become one of the Eagles most enduring hits.
How four songs portray Shakespeare's character Ophelia.
A top session musician, Carol played on hundreds of hits by The Beach Boys, The Monkees, Frank Sinatra and many others.
One of Canada's most popular and eclectic performers, Hawksley tells stories about his oldest songs, his plentiful side projects, and the ways that he keeps his songwriting fresh.
These overtly religious songs crossed over to the pop charts, despite resistance from fans, and in many cases, churches.
"Midnight Train To Georgia" was originally "Midnight Plane To Houston," but was changed to sound more R&B.
Michael McDonald co-wrote the Van Halen song "I'll Wait."
"Veronica" was inspired by Elvis Costello's grandmother, who suffered from Alzheimer's disease.
Andre 3000 played all the instruments on Outkast's "Hey Ya" except bass. Aaron Mills from Cameo played that.
"Zombie" by The Cranberries is about an IRA bombing in England that killed two children.
Adele isn't a ghost when she sings, "Hello from the other side" - it means the "other side of becoming an adult."