Michael Jackson's "Human Nature" was written by the keyboard player from Toto, who was working on the Thriller album.
The band Simple Minds took their name from the line "He's so simple minded he can't drive his module" in David Bowie's "The Jean Genie."
Zayn's "Pillowtalk" reached #1 on the Hot 100, something his former One Direction bandmates never achieved.
"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 first rapper with a #1 hit was Vanilla Ice with "Ice Ice Baby" in 1990.
Prince kept doves at his Paisley Park mansion. And yes, sometimes they did cry.
Just how much did these monsters of rock dabble in the occult?
In the name of song explanation, Al talks about scoring heroin for William Burroughs, and that's not even the most shocking story in this one.
If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.
What are the biggest US hits with French, Spanish (not "Rico Suave"), Italian, Scottish, Greek, and Japanese titles?
The Stax legend on how he cooked up "Green Onions," the first time he and Otis Redding saw hippies, and if he'll ever play a digital organ.
John tells the "St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)" story and explains why he disappeared for so long.
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