Some songs get a second life when they find a new audience through a movie, commercial, TV show, or even the Internet.
The drummer and one of the primary songwriters in Grand Funk talks rock stardom and Todd Rundgren.
They sang about pink torpedoes and rocking you tonight tonight, but some real lyrics are just as ridiculous. See if you can tell which lyrics are real and which are Spinal Tap in this lyrics quiz.
David talks about videos he made for Prince, Alabama, Big & Rich, Sheryl Crow, DMB, Melissa Etheridge and Sisters of Mercy.
The former Metallica bassist talks about his first time writing a song with James Hetfield, and how a hand-me-down iPad has changed his songwriting.
The renown rock singer talks about "The House of the Rising Sun" and "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood."
The riff for The Sex Pistols' "Pretty Vacant" was pinched from a very unpunk song, the ABBA ballad "S.O.S."
The Bangles song "Eternal Flame" was inspired by a display at Graceland that honored Elvis Presley.
MTV wanted Weezer to record a version of their song "Hash Pipe" as "Half Pipe" to appeal to the skateboarding crowd. The band refused, and MTV listed the song as "H*** Pipe."
The Strokes admitted to purloining Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers' "American Girl" for their hit "Last Nite."
Hozier recorded his vocals for "Take Me To Church" in his attic at 3 a.m. one January morning in 2013
Janet Jackson's "Rhythm Nation" was inspired by the tribes that came together at New York dance clubs.