Michael Stipe hadn't finished the lyrics when R.E.M. recorded "Radio Free Europe." He calls the vocal "complete babbling."
"Do You Really Want To Hurt Me?" was written by Boy George about his relationship with Culture Club's drummer Jon Moss.
"A Hard Day's Night" was the title song to The Beatles' first movie, which was surprisingly good: it was nominated for two Oscars.
A one-ton bell was custom made for AC/DC's "Hell's Bells." The recording was slowed to half speed to make it sound like a more ominous two-ton bell.
After OutKast sang "Shake it like a Polaroid picture," on "Hey Ya," Polaroid issued the statement, "Shaking or waving can actually damage the image."
The TV show One Tree Hill got it's name from a song of the same name on U2's Joshua Tree album.
Even before Soundgarden wrote a song about him, Artis was the most famous spoon player of all time. So why has he always been broke?
Despite appearances on Carson, Leno and a Pennebaker film, Williams remains a hidden treasure.
Doubt led to drive for Francis, who still isn't sure why one of Status Quo's biggest hits is so beloved.
A selection of songs made to be terrible - some clearly achieved that goal.
Outrageously gifted and just plain outrageous, Millie is an R&B and Rap innovator.
The lead singer of Everclear, Art is also their primary songwriter.
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