"Everybody Wants To Rule The World" was a line from a 1980 Clash song called "Charlie Don't Surf." Tears For Fears used it as the title of their 1985 hit.
Katy Perry named her fragrance "Killer Queen" after the 1974 Queen song.
Aretha Franklin didn't drive, but one of her biggest hits was a car song: "Freeway Of Love."
"Party Rock Anthem" by LMFAO was only the second #1 hit on the Hot 100 with "Party" in the title. The first was Lesley Gore's "It's My Party."
The Exorcist theme music is a portion of "Tubular Bells," a 25-minute song released by 19-year-old Mike Oldfield.
Paul McCartney based the "Eleanor Rigby" story on old ladies he met at his housing estate. He saw how sometimes when they died, nobody really noticed.
The Creed lead singer reveals the "ego and self-fulfillment" he now sees in one of the band's biggest hits.
A popular contemporary folk singer, Williams still remembers the sticky note that changed her life in college.
When a waitress wouldn't take him home, Jack wrote what would become one of the Eagles most enduring hits.
Rock Stars - especially those in the metal realm - are often enlisted for horror movies. See if you know can match the rocker to the role.
Many actors have attempted music, but only a few have managed a hit. Do you know which of these thespians charted?
Steve Cropper on the making of "In the Midnight Hour," the chicken-wire scene in The Blues Brothers, and his 2021 album, Fire It Up.
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