Tone-Loc's "Wild Thing" samples Eddie Van Halen's guitar riff from "Jaime's Cryin'."
The inspiration for Gordon Lightfoot's "Sundown" came from the songwriter worrying about his girlfriend, who was out at bars all day while he was at home penning songs.
Radiohead's "Paraonid Android" was written after a confrontation in a Los Angeles bar with an irate woman.
Often heard as a patriotic song, "Down Under" is really about the selling of Australia and makes a strong political statement.
Moby says that "We Are All Made Of Stars" is scientifically accurate, since all matter originates from stardust.
When Petula Clark reached #1 in the US with "Downtown" in 1965, she became the first female singer from England to hit #1 in the US during the Rock Era (after 1955).
The in-depth discussion about the making of Jesus Christ Superstar with Ted Neeley, who played Jesus in the 1973 film.
The man who created Yacht Rock with "Sailing" wrote one of his biggest hits while on acid.
Untangling the events that led to the "Stairway To Heaven" lawsuit.
How did The Edge get his name? Did they name a song after a Tolkien book? And who is "Angel of Harlem" about?
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.
Known in America for the hit "If You Leave," OMD is a huge influence on modern electronic music.
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