Michael Jackson's 1995 song "You Are Not Alone" was the first single in US history to enter the Billboard Hot 100 chart at #1
The first time Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Bonham and John Paul Jones all recorded together in the studio was when they backed American singer PJ Proby on his Three Week Hero album.
"The Best" by Tina Turner was originally recorded by Bonnie Tyler; Turner's hit version added a bridge and a saxophone solo by Edgar Winter.
When singing "Cradle Of Love," Billy Idol typically changes a line to, "This song is so cheesy."
"Paper Planes" was inspired by M.I.A.'s hassles trying to get a visa to enter America.
Paul McCartney based the "Eleanor Rigby" story on old ladies he met at his housing estate. He saw how sometimes when they died, nobody really noticed.
We've heard of artists putting their hearts into their music, but some take it literally.
Kooper produced Lynyrd Skynyrd, played with Dylan and the Stones, and formed BS&T.
Songwriting Hall of Famer Linda Perry talks about her songs "What's Up" and "Beautiful," her songwriting process, and her move into film music.
Joe talks about the challenges of of making a Duke Ellington tribute album, and tells the stories behind some of his hits.
Queen, Phish and The Stones are among our picks for the best band logos. Here are their histories and a design analysis from an expert.
A talk with Martin Popoff about his latest book on Rush and how he assessed the thousands of albums he reviewed.
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