"I Swear" was a #1 country hit for John Michael Montgomery before All-4-One made it a #1 pop hit.
"Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" is one of the few Bernie Taupin lyrics that is more about him than Elton John. The song is about giving up glitz for the simple life - not exactly Elton's M.O.
Elton John's #1 hit "Island Girl" is about a prostitute.
Gwen Stefani wrote "Just a Girl" as a message to her overprotective father.
Sia Furler wrote “Titanium” and originally wanted to give the tune to Katy Perry. She turned it down so David Guetta recorded it instead using Sia's original demo guide vocal.
The Information Society hit "What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)" samples the voice of Leonard Nimoy (Spock) from an episode of Star Trek.
Gary Lewis and the Playboys had seven Top 10 hits despite competition from The Beatles. Gary talks about the hits, his famous father, and getting drafted.
Since his debut single "I'm On Fire" in 1975, Dwight has been providing Spinal-Tap moments and misadventure.
Martyn talks about producing Tina Turner, some Heaven 17 hits, and his work with the British Electric Foundation.
The Reverend rants on psychobilly and the egghead academics he bashes in one of his more popular songs.
Country songs with titles so bizarre they can't possibly be real... or can they?
MTV, a popular TV theme song and Madonna all show up in this '80s music quiz.
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