In this talk from the '80s, the Kansas frontman talks turning to God and writing "Dust In The Wind."
On the "schizoid element" of his lyrics, and a famous line from "Everything Zen."
Laura Nyro talks about her complex, emotionally rich songwriting and how she supports women's culture through her art.
Brian has unearthed outtakes by Fleetwood Mac, Aretha Franklin, Elvis Costello and hundreds of other artists for reissues. Here's how he does it.
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?
A look at the good (Diana Ross, Eminem), the bad (Madonna, Bob Dylan) and the peculiar (David Bowie, Michael Jackson) film debuts of superstar singers.
You wouldn't know it from the upbeat melody, but "Walkin' On The Sun" by Smash Mouth is about the 1992 Los Angeles Riots.
Adele got the title "Rolling In The Deep" from the British saying "Roll Deep," which means to look after someone. She was "rolling deep" with her boyfriend until he betrayed her.
Vegetarian Fred Schneider of the B-52's got the idea for "Rock Lobster" at an Atlanta disco when a projector displayed images of lobsters on a grill.
Kenny Rogers starred in five "Gambler" TV movies based on his famous song.
The Kenny G instrumental "Songbird" owes much of its success to VH1, which launched a year earlier and played the video to death.
Donna Summer's "Bad Girls" is about prostitutes, but it was still used in the movie Rugrats In Paris.