At the end of the Doors song "Touch Me," Jim Morrison chants, "Stronger than dirt!" The line is from an Ajax commercial where a white knight rides around destroying dirt.
"St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)" was not written for the movie, but for Rick Hanson, a wheelchair athlete whose 1985 "Man In Motion" tour logged 24,856 miles on his wheelchair in 34 countries while raising $26 million for spinal cord research.
"Magic" was the first word to serve as both the title of a #1 hit (Olivia Newton-John's 1980 tune "Magic") and the name of an artist behind a chart-topping song (Magic!'s 2014 hit "Rude").
"I Got You Babe" makes Sonny Bono the only person to perform on a #1 hit and also get elected to congress.
The "Jet City Woman" in the Queensrÿche song is Seattle.
Liz Phair sang backup on Sheryl Crow's "Soak Up The Sun."
Sheryl Crow's longtime songwriting partner/guitarist Jeff Trott reveals the stories behind many of the singer's hits, and what its like to be a producer for Leighton Meester and Max Gomez.
From NKOTB to 1D, how well do you know your boy bands?
In this talk from the '80s, the Kansas frontman talks turning to God and writing "Dust In The Wind."
A talk with Martin Popoff about his latest book on Rush and how he assessed the thousands of albums he reviewed.
10 Questions for the author of Precious Metal: Decibel Presents the Stories Behind 25 Extreme Metal Masterpieces
Newman makes it look easy these days, but in this 1974 interview, he reveals the paranoia and pressures that made him yearn for his old 9-5 job.
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