Only one Oasis song reached the top 10 of Billboard's Hot 100. "Wonderwall" peaked at #8 in 1996.
David Bowie's "Station to Station" is over 10 minutes long. Bowie was doing a lot of drugs at the time and later said, "I have only flashes of making it."
Madonna's "Justify My Love" was co-written by Lenny Kravitz.
"Womanizer" was Britney Spears' comeback song, going to #1 about 10 months after she was institutionalized to get treatment for addictions and mental health issues.
No Doubt's hit "Don't Speak" is about Gwen Stefani's breakup with the band's bass player, Tony Kanal, after seven years together.
The Pretenders are named after the 1956 song "The Great Pretender" by The Platters.
When you free your mind, your ass may follow, but you have to make sure someone else doesn't program it while it's wide open.
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In this quiz, spot the artist who put Romeo into a song lyric.
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