MTV reversed the word "joint" in Tom Petty's "You Don't Known How It Feels" so it was unintelligible, but gave the video a VMA anyway.
The Nicolette Larson hit "Lotta Love" was written by Neil Young, who recorded a very different version of the song.
Songwriter Wayne Carson came up with "Always On My Mind" on the phone to his wife when he was apologizing to her for being stuck at the office.
In The Band song "The Weight," Nazareth ("Went down to Nazareth") refers to a town in Pennsylvania where the Martin Guitar company was located.
The first rap song to make the Hot 100 was "Rapper's Delight" by The Sugarhill Gang in 1979. At the time, many considered rap a fad that would soon pass.
The Bryan Adams song "(Everything I Do) I Do It For You" was almost rejected for the movie Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves because it didn't sound medieval enough.
Many unusual folks appear in Grateful Dead songs. Can you identify them?
How did The Edge get his name? Did they name a song after a Tolkien book? And who is "Angel of Harlem" about?
In her days with The Runaways, Joan Jett saw The Arrows perform "I Love Rock And Roll," which Alan Merrill co-wrote - that story and much more from this glam rock pioneer.
Here's what happens when an opening act is really out of place with the headliner, like when Beastie Boys opened for Madonna.
Lita talks about how they wrote songs in The Runaways, and how she feels about her biggest hit being written by somebody else.
Country songs with titles so bizarre they can't possibly be real... or can they?
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