U2's "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me" from Batman Forever was nominated for both a Golden Globe for Best Original Song and a Razzie for Worst Original Song.
Jack White titled "Seven Nation Army" after how he would mispronounce "Salvation Army" when he was little.
"Heaven" by The Psychedelic Furs sounds upbeat, but is about an impending nuclear bombardment.
The Temptations sang backup on "Super Freak" by Rick James. He mentions them in the song when he says, "Temptations, sing!"
Bob Dylan's original version of "Mr. Tambourine Man," released on his album Bringing It All Back Home, has no tambourine, just guitars and harmonica.
Chris Rock appears on the Kanye West track "Blame Game."
From NKOTB to 1D, how well do you know your boy bands?
The lead singer and pianist for Procol Harum, Gary talks about finding the musical ideas to match the words.
Doors expert Jim Cherry, author of The Doors Examined, talks about some of their defining songs and exposes some Jim Morrison myths.
Ron Nevison explains in very clear terms the Quadrophenia concept and how Heart staged their resurgence after being dropped by their record company.
Kristian talks songwriting technique, like how the chorus should redefine the story, and how to write a song backwards.
Laura Nyro talks about her complex, emotionally rich songwriting and how she supports women's culture through her art.
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