The original "Enter Sandman" lyric was about crib death, with the "sandman" killing a baby.
"You Get What You Give" by The New Radicals was the first hit song to use the word "frenemies" in the lyrics.
The drum sound on Buddy Knox's 1957 US #1 hit "Party Doll" was actually made by a cardboard box filled with cotton.
"Coming Home" by Diddy - Dirty Money was originally iwritten for for T.I., who was getting out of prison at the time.
"Never Tear Us Apart" was a live favorite for INXS, who would often extend the second pause for a while as the crowd went crazy.
The line "satellite of love" in the Def Leppard song "Rocket" came from the title of a 1972 Lou Reed song.
Despite appearances on Carson, Leno and a Pennebaker film, Williams remains a hidden treasure.
David Gray explains the significance of the word "Babylon," and talks about how songs are a form of active imagination, with lyrics that reveal what's inside us.
Ozzy biting a dove? Alice Cooper causing mayhem with a chicken? Creed so bad they were sued? See if you can spot the real concert mishaps.
Dean's saga began with "Ariel," a song about falling in love with a Jewish girl from New Jersey.
"Missing You" was a spontaneous outpouring of emotion triggered by a phone call. John tells that story and explains what MTV meant to his career.
When you have a song called "Fire," it's tempting to set one - these guys did.
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