"Yellow" by Coldplay is a deep, meaningful song, but the title has a rather prosaic origin: it came from the phone directory, known as "the yellow pages."
When the Christian band DC Talk covered Nirvana's "All Apologies" at concerts, they would change the line "Everyone is gay" to "Jesus is the Way."
"November Rain" by Guns N' Roses has a literary influence: The lyric is based on a story called Without You by Del James.
According to Jason Bonham, who has filled in for his father on Led Zeppelin reunions, "Rock And Roll" is the hardest Led Zep song to play on drums.
A live stripped down version of "Flying Without Wings" was the first ever #1 on the Official UK Download Chart. It was recorded in May 1994 at The Globe, Stockholm.
Hozier recorded his vocals for "Take Me To Church" in his attic at 3 a.m. one January morning in 2013
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Country songs with titles so bizarre they can't possibly be real... or can they?
Producer Rupert Hine talks about crafting hits for Tina Turner, Howard Jones and The Fixx.
Songs that seem to glorify violence against women are often misinterpreted - but not always.
The Guns N' Roses rhythm guitarist in the early '90s, Gilby talks about the band's implosion and the side projects it spawned.
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