Outkast's "Hey Ya" was the first song in history to rack up 1 million downloads.
The band Simple Minds took their name from the line "He's so simple minded he can't drive his module" in David Bowie's "The Jean Genie."
"Zombie" by The Cranberries is about an IRA bombing in England that killed two children.
Musically, the Twisted Sister song "We're Not Gonna Take It" is based on the Christmas tune "O Come All Ye Faithful."
"In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" was supposed to be titled "In The Garden Of Eden," but someone in the studio wrote down the title phonetically, and it stuck.
Bob Seger co-wrote the Eagles #1 hit "Heartache Tonight."
The man who created Yacht Rock with "Sailing" wrote one of his biggest hits while on acid.
The Evanescence frontwoman on the songs that have shifted meaning and her foray into kids' music.
One of the most dynamic bass player/songwriters of his time, Chris is the only member of Yes who has been with the band since they formed in 1968.
The frontman for one of Canada's most well-known punk rock bands talks about his Eddie Vedder encounter, Billy Talent's new album, and the importance of rock and roll.
Chad tells tales from his time as drummer for Nirvana, and talks about his group Before Cars.
From the cowbell on "Mississippi Queen" to recording with The Who when they got the wrong Felix, stories from one of rock's master craftsmen.