In the UK, the first #1 hit with a rap was "Candy Girl" by the American boy band New Edition in 1983.
"Lean On" was originally sent by Major Lazer to both Rihanna and Nicki Minaj's camps as a slower reggae track. After both parties rejected the tune, Major Lazer recruited Danish singer MØ to supply vocals and recorded it themselves.
Michael Jackson's "Human Nature" was written by the keyboard player from Toto, who was working on the Thriller album.
"I Got You Babe" makes Sonny Bono the only person to perform on a #1 hit and also get elected to congress.
When singing "Cradle Of Love," Billy Idol typically changes a line to, "This song is so cheesy."
The first line of "Papa Was A Rollin' Stone" is "It was the 3rd of September," which is the day lead singer Dennis Edwards' father died.
As a songwriter and producer, Narada had hits with Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey and Starship. But what song does he feel had the greatest impact on his career?
How well do you know the lyrics of U2?
Danny played guitar on Sweet Baby James, Tapestry, and Running On Empty. He also co-wrote many hit songs, including "Dirty Laundry," "Sunset Grill" and "Tender Is The Night."
A Soul Train dancer takes us through a day on the show, and explains what you had to do to get camera time.
When he joined Guns N' Roses in 1990, Matt helped them craft an orchestral sound; his mezzo fortes and pianissimos are all over "November Rain."
You know the scenes - Tom Cruise in his own pants-off dance off, Molly Ringwald celebrating her birthday - but do you remember what song is playing?
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