At the end of the Doors song "Touch Me," Jim Morrison chants, "Stronger than dirt!" The line is from an Ajax commercial where a white knight rides around destroying dirt.
"Cleveland Rocks" was written by an Englishman. Ian Hunter wrote the song after touring America in the late '70s and finding that Cleveland was by far the most receptive city to his brand of Glam Rock.
Two tears roll down Sinead O'Connor's face. toward the end of the video for "Nothing Compares 2 U." They were shed because she associated the song's lyrics of love and loss with her mother, who was killed in a car accident in 1985.
Ed Sheeran's "Bloodstream" was written after an experience taking MDMA during a wedding celebration in Ibiza, and it's basically about all the feelings that he got from that time.
Drake's "One Dance" was the first ever song to rack up one billion streams on Spotify.
Brian Wilson played Barenaked Ladies "Brian Wilson" at some of his concerts. He was "honored" by the song.
The lead singer of Everclear, Art is also their primary songwriter.
Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie, Mila Kunis and John Malkovich are just a few of the film stars who have moonlighted in music videos.
When you have a song called "Fire," it's tempting to set one - these guys did.
Evelyn McDonnell, editor of the book Women Who Rock, on why the Supremes are just as important as Bob Dylan.
Rosanne talks about the journey that inspired her songs on her album The River & the Thread, including a stop at the Tallahatchie Bridge.
Do you know who wrote Patti Smith's biggest hit? How about the Grease theme song? See if you can match the song to the writer.
Geezer says this about the devil falling in love, and realizing he can't make her truly love him even with his powers, so he has to change.
Great song no matter what it really means!
"Please take my hand" (in love/marriage, because you see only the light aspect I'm playacting just to win you over, you silly mortal!)
Then, he gets even scarier throughout the rest of the song.
Absolutely ass-whooping song, and the lyrics are pretty cool => a love song from the point of view of Lucifer/Satan/Asmodeus/etc.
I believe the guy was just bringing our attention to the original meaning of the name lucifer: "light-bringer" or "morning-star".