In 1939, a polka craze swept America thanks to "Beer Barrel Polka (Roll Out The Barrel)."
Iggy Pop wrote "Lust For Life" with David Bowie, who came up with the music on a ukulele.
Jon Bon Jovi earned his first movie credit - Young Guns II - by writing "Blaze Of Glory" for the film.
"Sail" by AWOLNATION had a remarkably slow climb up the Hot 100. It was the first ever song to spend over a year on the chart before entering the top 20.
"Tush" doesn't have to refer to anatomy, according to ZZ Top. It's a word that also means "lavish."
Don McLean's "American Pie" starts in mono and gradually goes to stereo. It isn't full stereo until the end of the song, which is over 8 minutes long.
Toto's keyboard player explains the true meaning of "Africa" and talks about working on the Thriller album.
The revered singer-songwriter talks inspiration and explains why she put a mahout in "Drop the Pilot."
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.
Mike talks about the "Silent Running" storyline and "Land Of Confusion" in the age of Trump.
How did The Edge get his name? Did they name a song after a Tolkien book? And who is "Angel of Harlem" about?
In this quiz, spot the artist who put Romeo into a song lyric.
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