"Kashmir" is the only Led Zeppelin song to use outside musicians, as it needed strings and horns.
Paul McCartney's favorite song that he wrote for someone else is Cilla Black's 1968 UK Top 10 hit, "Step Inside Love."
The James Blunt song "You're Beautiful" is not romantic: it's a about a creepy subway encounter with an ex.
"Take On Me" was just a minor hit in Norway until a new version was released with the iconic video, making it a global smash.
Avril Lavigne has a perfume named after her song "Black Star." It smells much better than her Sk8er Boi scent, which reeks of Axe body spray and road grime.
"Do They Know It's Christmas?" by Band-Aid was the first big group charity single. It was organized by Bob Geldof, who a year later put together "We Are The World" and Live Aid.
Rosanne talks about the journey that inspired her songs on her album The River & the Thread, including a stop at the Tallahatchie Bridge.
The country sweetheart opines about the demands of touring and talks about writing songs with her famous father.
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.
The Yardbirds drummer explains how they created their sound and talks about working with their famous guitarists.
With his X-wife Exene, John fronts the band X and writes their songs.
The renown Texas songwriter has been at it for 40 years, with tales to tell about The Flatlanders and The Clash - that's Joe's Tex-Mex on "Should I Stay or Should I Go?"