Yngwie Malmsteen and Steve Vai were two of Graham's co-writers for some '80s rock classics.
Tom stopped performing Thompson Twins songs in 1987, in part because of their personal nature: "Hold Me Now" came after an argument with his bandmate/girlfriend Alannah Currie.
From NKOTB to 1D, how well do you know your boy bands?
A top country songwriter, Barry talks about writing hits for Little Big Town, Tim McGraw and Jason Aldean.
If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.
The "All I Want" singer went through a long depression, playing some shows when he didn't want to be alive.
Van Morrison's "Brown Eyed Girl" was originally called "Brown Skinned Girl," and was about an interracial relationship.
Chris Rock appears on the Kanye West track "Blame Game."
"Who Let The Dogs Out" won a Grammy. It took the award for Best Dance Recording in 2000.
The voice of Waldo in Van Halen's "Hot For Teacher" video was the late Phil Hartman of Saturday Night Live Fame.
Adele's "Hello" was the first song to sell over a million downloads in a week.
Elton John's songwriting partner Bernie Taupin wrote the original lyrics for Starship's "We Built This City." It was the first Hot 100 Top 10 hit Taupin wrote without John.