How a country weeper and a blues number made "rolling stone" the most popular phrase in rock.
The author of Help! 100 Songwriting, Recording And Career Tips Used By The Beatles, explains how the group crafted their choruses so effectively.
Pool balls, magpies and thorns without roses - how well do you know your Tom Waits lyrics?
"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.
"25 or 6 to 4" to "Semi-Charmed Life" - see if you can spot the songs that are really about drugs.
Do you know who recorded the original versions of these ten hit songs?