"Doo Wop (That Thing)" by Lauryn Hill was the only US #1 hit of the '90s entirely written, produced and performed by a female singer.
The music video for ZZ Top's "Velcro Fly" was choreographed by Paula Abdul.
An unknown Ke$ha sang on Flo-Rida's #1 hit "Right Round," but refused to appear in the video because she wanted to make a name for herself.
Sting wrote "Fields of Gold" after buying a house near a barley field and enjoying the majestic sunsets.
Back To The Future wasn't the only movie where Michael J. Fox rocked out: He sang with Joan Jett in the 1987 movie Light Of Day, with a title track written by Bruce Springsteen.
The movie The Breakfast Club opens with a passage from David Bowie's "Changes" ("And these children that you spit on...")
U2, Carly Simon, Joanna Newsom, Brian Wilson and Fiona Apple have all gone to Van Dyke Parks to make their songs exceptional.
The "Midnight At The Oasis" singer is an Old Time gal. She talks about her jug band beginnings and shares a Dylan story.
Dave explains how the video appropriated the meaning of "Runaway Train," and what he thought of getting parodied by Weird Al.
Joe talks about the challenges of of making a Duke Ellington tribute album, and tells the stories behind some of his hits.
The top Contemporary Christian artist of all time on song inspirations and what she learned from Johnny Carson.
Writing great prog metal isn't easy, especially when it's for 60 musicians.
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