Yoko Ono has always denied requests to cover "Imagine" with the line "no religion, too" omitted or changed.
KT Tunstall's "Suddenly I See" was inspired by Robert Mapplethorpe's photograph of Patti Smith on the cover of her album Horses.
Taylor Swift became the first ever female in the history of the Hot 100 to succeed herself at #1, when "Blank Space" dethroned the songstress' previous single, "Shake It Off" from the top spot.
Rapper Memphis Bleek's 2005 album track "The One" is notable for featuring a then-unknown Rihanna on the hook. It was the Barbadian singer's first-ever major-label appearance.
Elton John didn't win a Grammy until 1986, when he got one for singing on "That's What Friends Are For."
Duran Duran's "Wild Boys" is based on the book of the same name by William Burroughs.
Brian has unearthed outtakes by Fleetwood Mac, Aretha Franklin, Elvis Costello and hundreds of other artists for reissues. Here's how he does it.
Before he was the champ, Ali released an album called I Am The Greatest!, but his musical influence is best heard in the songs he inspired.
First question: Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson appeared in videos for what artist?
Jim talks about the impact of "The Middle" and uses a tree metaphor to describe his songwriting philosophy.
The Stooges guitarist (and producer of the Kill City album) talks about those early recordings and what really happened with David Bowie.
Soul music legend Bill Withers on how life experience and the company you keep leads to classic songs like "Lean On Me."
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