"We're An American Band" by Grand Funk describes real events on their 1972 tour, including an encounter with a legendary groupie called "Sweet Connie."
The K-pop hit "Gangnam Style" became the most-viewed video in YouTube history months after it was released in 2012, a title it held until "See You Again" by Wiz Khalifa overtook it in 2017.
Jay-Z did the rap on "Crazy In Love" at the last minute. He and Beyoncé had started dating and the Texan songstress asked him to get on the song the night before she had to turn in her album.
The James Blunt song "You're Beautiful" is not romantic: it's a about a creepy subway encounter with an ex.
Jim Croce was killed in a plane crash on September 30, 1973. A few weeks later, his song "Time In A Bottle" hit #1.
A guy Jewel fell for when she was 16 inspired her hit "Foolish Games."
Graham Nash tells the stories behind some of his famous songs and photos, and is asked about "yacht rock" for the first time.
The original voice of Snap! this story is filled with angry drag queens, video impersonators and Chaka Khan.
Ron Nevison explains in very clear terms the Quadrophenia concept and how Heart staged their resurgence after being dropped by their record company.
The Stooges guitarist (and producer of the Kill City album) talks about those early recordings and what really happened with David Bowie.
David talks about videos he made for Prince, Alabama, Big & Rich, Sheryl Crow, DMB, Melissa Etheridge and Sisters of Mercy.
The "Lowdown" and "Lido Shuffle" singer makes a habit of playing with the best in the business.
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