Movie director Michel Gondry played live drums on the Late Registration track, "Diamonds From Sierra Leone." The Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind filmmaker happened to be in the studio on a day when producer Jon Brion was setting up a drum kit
"Heaven" by The Psychedelic Furs sounds upbeat, but is about an impending nuclear bombardment.
"Should I Stay or Should I Go?" by The Clash features some Spanish lines by the Texas singer Joe Ely.
Taio Cruz throws his hands up "sometimes" in "Dynamite" because the song was originally written about surrender.
Producer Bob Ezrin convinced Pink Floyd to put a disco beat and children's chorus on "Another Brick In The Wall (part II)," which started out as a short interstitial for their album The Wall.
"How To Save A Life" by The Fray has religious overtones - it was a hit on both the Pop chart and the Christian Songs chart.
Despite her reticent personality, Adele's life and music are filled with intrigue. See if you can spot the true tales.
The Guns N' Roses rhythm guitarist in the early '90s, Gilby talks about the band's implosion and the side projects it spawned.
Does Angus really drink himself silly? Did their name come from a sewing machine? See if you can spot the real stories about AC/DC.
Did Al play on a Beach Boys record? Did he have beef with George Lucas and Coolio? See if you can spot weird but true stories.
The stories behind "Shine," "December," "The World I Know" and other Collective Soul hits.
The Christian rapper talks about where his trip to Haiti and his history of addiction fit into his songs.
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