An Allen Ginsberg line from his poem Howl inspired "Machinehead" by Bush: "Machine says I saw the best minds of my generation."
Yoko Ono has always denied requests to cover "Imagine" with the line "no religion, too" omitted or changed.
Alicia Keys, Elton John, Fergie, and Rihanna all sang on "All of the Lights" by Kanye West.
"True" by Spandau Ballet is about chief songwriter Gary Kemp's unrequited love for Altered Images singer and Gregory's Girl star Clare Grogan.
The song "Sadeness" by Enigma (the one with the chanting monks), got its name from the French novelist Marquis de Sade, who believed sex had to be painful in order to be pleasurable - thus the word "sadism."
Before she was famous on Friends, Courteney Cox danced on stage with Bruce Springsteen in his "Dancing In The Dark" video.
In this talk from the '80s, the Kansas frontman talks turning to God and writing "Dust In The Wind."
Surprise exits, a catfight and some very memorable performances make our list of the most memorable Idol moments.
Pool balls, magpies and thorns without roses - how well do you know your Tom Waits lyrics?
John tells the "St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)" story and explains why he disappeared for so long.
Christopher Cross with Deep Purple? Kenny Loggins in Caddyshack? A Fact or Fiction all about yacht rock and those who made it.
The Evanescence frontwoman on the songs that have shifted meaning and her foray into kids' music.
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