45% of the royalties for "Somebody That I Used To Know" go to the estate of the Brazilian classical guitarist Luiz Bonfá, whose song "Seville" Gotye sampled.
Mickey Mantle and John Madden both appear in the video for "Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard" by Paul Simon. Biz Markie and Big Daddy Kane do a rap intro.
Elvis Presley recorded "Always On My Mind" in 1972, but Willie Nelson's version 10 years later was the hit and won the Song of the Year Grammy.
Thanks to a Newsweek article, there was a long-standing rumor that Bob Dylan stole the song "Blowin' In The Wind."
In the UK, the first #1 hit with a rap was "Candy Girl" by the American boy band New Edition in 1983.
"You Get What You Give" by The New Radicals was the first hit song to use the word "frenemies" in the lyrics.
These Three famous songs actually describe how they were written - late into the evening.
MTV, a popular TV theme song and Madonna all show up in this '80s music quiz.
Think you know your Bob Dylan lyrics? Take this quiz to find out.
How the American gangsta rappers made history by getting banned in the UK.
As Procol Harum's lyricist, Keith wrote the words to "A Whiter Shade Of Pale." We delve into that song and find out how you can form a band when you don't sing or play an instrument.
The drummer and one of the primary songwriters in Grand Funk talks rock stardom and Todd Rundgren.
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