"Tammy" by Debbie Reynolds was the only US #1 single by a female act between July 1956 and February 1958.
"Nobody Does It Better" by Carly Simon was used in the film The Spy Who Loved Me. It was the first James Bond song not named after the movie.
The Mary J. Blige song "No More Drama" samples the theme to the appropriately dramatic soap opera The Young And The Restless.
Michael Jackson's "Human Nature" was written by the keyboard player from Toto, who was working on the Thriller album.
Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova starred in the movie Once, which featured their song "Falling Slowly." Bob Dylan liked the song and movie so much he gave them an opening slot on his tour.
Dexys Midnight Runners' "Come on Eileen" is based on a real girl called Eileen that the band's Kevin Rowland had a relationship with in his early teenage years.
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?
Did this Eagle come up with the term "Parrothead"? And what is it like playing "Hotel California" for the gazillionth time?
These overtly religious songs crossed over to the pop charts, despite resistance from fans, and in many cases, churches.
The story of the legendary lupine DJ through the songs he inspired.
Songwriters have used cards and card games to make sense of heartache, togetherness, and even Gonorrhea.
Surprise exits, a catfight and some very memorable performances make our list of the most memorable Idol moments.
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