The title "25 Or 6 To 4" by Chicago refers to the time it was written: either 25 minutes to 4 (3:35) or 26 (3:34).
Billy Joel's "Uptown Girl" is about Christie Brinkley, who he married, but it started as a song about Elle McPherson, who he also went out with.
The Bangles song "Eternal Flame" was inspired by a display at Graceland that honored Elvis Presley.
Stevie Wonder wrote the Rufus funk classic "Tell Me Something Good."
Jack White titled "Seven Nation Army" after how he would mispronounce "Salvation Army" when he was little.
The "Highway To Hell" is the Canning Highway in Australia, which seems to go on forever, at least according to AC/DC.
The stories behind "Shine," "December," "The World I Know" and other Collective Soul hits.
Elvis, Little Richard and Cheryl Cole have all sung about Teddy Bears, but there is also a terrifying Teddy song from 1932 and a touching trucker Teddy tune from 1976.
The lead singer of Everclear, Art is also their primary songwriter.
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."
These Three famous songs actually describe how they were written - late into the evening.
When she released her first album in 1988, Tanita became a UK singing sensation at age 19. She talks about her darkly sensual voice and quirky songwriting style.
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