The song "Knock On Wood" was confusing to UK listeners because the saying there is "Touch Wood."
The Grateful Dead considered "whipping that chain" and "lugging propane," but settled on "high on cocaine" for "Casey Jones."
The woman "singing" in the video for Technotronic's "Pump Up The Jam" didn't speak English. She was used just for her look, and also appeared on the album cover.
Props to Aretha Franklin: her song "Respect" introduced the term "propers" as a sign of proper respect.
The most famous song to prominently feature a French horn is "God Only Knows" by The Beach Boys.
ZZ Top's "Sharp Dressed Man" was the first video that was a sequel. It picked up the storyline of their "Gimme All Your Lovin'" video about a guy who encounters three beautiful women.
The former Metallica bassist talks about his first time writing a song with James Hetfield, and how a hand-me-down iPad has changed his songwriting.
It wasn't her biggest hit as a songwriter (that would be "Bette Davis Eyes"), but "Put a Little Love in Your Heart" had a family connection for Jackie.
The 2011 Artist of the Year at the Dove Awards isn't your typical gospel diva, and she thinks that's a good thing.
Can you be married in one country but not another? Only if you're part of a gay couple. One of the first famous singers to come out as a lesbian, Janis wrote a song about it.
Cain talks about the divine inspirations for "Don't Stop Believin'" and "Faithfully."
The rock revolutionist on songwriting, quitting smoking, and what she thinks of Rush Limbaugh using her song.