R.E.M. got the title "Shiny Happy People" from a Chinese propaganda poster.
Katy Perry named her fragrance "Killer Queen" after the 1974 Queen song.
Fifth Harmony was going to call their song "Work," but they changed it to "Work from Home" when Rihanna released a song with that title.
The Mary J. Blige song "No More Drama" samples the theme to the appropriately dramatic soap opera The Young And The Restless.
Simon Rex from the TV show What I Like About You and Wilmer Valderrama from That 70s Show both appear in the LMFAO video for "Sexy and I Know It."
The Grateful Dead considered "whipping that chain" and "lugging propane," but settled on "high on cocaine" for "Casey Jones."
Long before Eminem, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj created alternate personas, David Bowie, Bono, Joni Mitchell and even Hank Williams took on characters.
The Cult frontman tells who the "Fire Woman" is, and talks about performing with the new version of The Doors.
After studying in Paris with a famous composition teacher, Charles became the most successful writer of TV theme songs.
Can you be married in one country but not another? Only if you're part of a gay couple. One of the first famous singers to come out as a lesbian, Janis wrote a song about it.
Christopher Cross with Deep Purple? Kenny Loggins in Caddyshack? A Fact or Fiction all about yacht rock and those who made it.
Despite appearances on Carson, Leno and a Pennebaker film, Williams remains a hidden treasure.
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