"Whole Lotta Love" was Led Zeppelin's only US Top 10 hit, charting at #4. Many of their songs, including "Stairway To Heaven," were not released as singles, as it was considered bad form in England to make people pay for singles that were on albums.
Elvis Costello says "Everyday I Write The Book" is a knockoff of Nick Lowe's "When I Write the Book."
The Annie Lennox hit "No More I Love You's" is a cover, originally sung by a man.
The Pretenders are named after the 1956 song "The Great Pretender" by The Platters.
Sea creatures mentioned in "Rock Lobster" by The B-52's include a jellyfish, piranha, bikini whale and narwhal.
Ian Anderson wrote "Aqualung" after looking at pictures of homeless men that his wife took. She got a co-writing credit on the song.
Kooper produced Lynyrd Skynyrd, played with Dylan and the Stones, and formed BS&T.
When Judd Apatow needed under-appreciated rockers for his Knocked Up sequel, he immediately thought of Parker, who just happened to be getting his band The Rumour back together.
When singers started spoofing their own songs on Sesame Street, the results were both educational and hilarious - here are the best of them.
The head of Drake's estate shares his insights on the late folk singer's life and music.
Prince is shrouded in mystery, making him an excellent candidate for Fact or Fiction. Is he really a Scientologist? Does he own an exotic animal?
Jim talks about the impact of "The Middle" and uses a tree metaphor to describe his songwriting philosophy.
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