Michael Jackson's "Human Nature" was written by the keyboard player from Toto, who was working on the Thriller album.
The first rapper with a #1 hit was Vanilla Ice with "Ice Ice Baby" in 1990.
Robert Plant's "Heaven Knows" is a satirical look at the '80s, when style seemed to trump substance.
Moby says that "We Are All Made Of Stars" is scientifically accurate, since all matter originates from stardust.
"Video Killed The Radio Star" by Buggles was the first video to air on MTV when the network started broadcasting on August 1, 1981.
The movie The Breakfast Club opens with a passage from David Bowie's "Changes" ("And these children that you spit on...")
These overtly religious songs crossed over to the pop charts, despite resistance from fans, and in many cases, churches.
The rock revolutionist on songwriting, quitting smoking, and what she thinks of Rush Limbaugh using her song.
As a 5-year-old, Brandi was writing lyrics to instrumental versions lullabies. She still puts her heart into her songs, including the one Elton John sings on.
Donny Osmond talks about his biggest hits, his Vegas show, and the fan who taught him to take "Puppy Love" seriously.
Eddie (played by Johnny Depp in the video) found fame fleeting, but Chuck Berry's made-up musician fared better.
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