"Stand By Me" hit #4 in the US when it was released in 1961, then went to #9 in 1986 when it was used in the movie of the same name.
Train's guitarist had to Google an instructional video to learn how to play the ukulele for "Hey Soul Sister."
The B-52's picked chose the location of their song "Private Idaho" because the state had a reputation for being wacky and mysterious. The title was a play on the phrase "Private Eye."
"Girl Crush" by Little Big Town came from the hashtag #girlcrush, which its co-writer, Lori McKenna, spotted on Instagram.
Al Green's "Take Me to the River" describes a baptism. Two years later, he became a reverend.
Kid Rock's "All Summer Long" is a mashup of "Werewolves Of London" and "Sweet Home Alabama." The album it came from was released in October, 2007, but they held off until summer, 2008 for a more seasonable release.
Into the vaults for Bruce Pollock's 1984 conversation with the esteemed bluesman. Hooker talks about transforming a Tony Bennett classic and why you don't have to be sad and lonely to write the blues.
Genesis' key-man re-examines his solo career and the early days of music video.
MTV, a popular TV theme song and Madonna all show up in this '80s music quiz.
Rock Stars - especially those in the metal realm - are often enlisted for horror movies. See if you know can match the rocker to the role.
The man who created Yacht Rock with "Sailing" wrote one of his biggest hits while on acid.
Lots of life lessons in these Eagles lyrics - can you match them to the correct song?
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