Hoyt Axton wrote the Three Dog Night hit "Joy To The World." He said the "Jeremiah was a bullfrog" line just came into his head after having a drink of wine.
Janet Jackson's "Rhythm Nation" was inspired by the tribes that came together at New York dance clubs.
"Human" by The Killers was the most streamed song on Spotify in 2008, the year that the music streaming service was launched.
The "Jet City Woman" in the Queensrÿche song is Seattle.
"She Loves You" by The Beatles was the song that convinced Ozzy Osbourne to make music his life. The Beatles were a big influence on him because they were also poor kids from a small town in England.
"Come Dancing" by The Kinks was inspired by the older sister of Ray Davies, who would make guys take her out dancing and spend their money on her, only to send them home frustrated with just a peck on the cheek.
Go beyond the Wall of Voodoo with this cinematic songwriter.
Lori's songs have been recorded by Faith Hill and Sara Evans. She's performed on the CMAs and on Oprah. She also has five kids.
Todd Rundgren explains why he avoids "Hello It's Me," and what it was like producing Meat Loaf's Bat Out of Hell album.
The man who brought us "Red Skies" and "Saved By Zero" is now an organic farmer in France.
The ladies who ruled the '90s in this quiz.
Julian tells the stories behind his hits "Valotte" and "Too Late for Goodbyes," and fills us in on his many non-musical pursuits. Also: what MTV meant to his career.
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