Sting wrote "Every Breath You Take" at the same desk in Jamaica as where Ian Fleming wrote his James Bond novels.
"This Must Be The Place" is a rare love song by the Talking Heads, with a very personal lyric from David Byrne likely inspired by the woman who became his first wife.
Bruce Springsteen originally wrote "Hungry Heart" for The Ramones, but decided to keep it for himself on the advice of his producer and manager, Jon Landau.
Whitesnake's "Here I Go Again" is a very inspiring song, but it's really about heartbreak: David Coverdale wrote it when his first marriage was falling apart.
Cee-Lo Green sang backup on the 1994 TLC hit "Waterfalls."
Elvis Costello says "Everyday I Write The Book" is a knockoff of Nick Lowe's "When I Write the Book."
An interview with Dr. John Covach, music professor at the University of Rochester whose free online courses have become wildly popular.
Meet the "sassy basket" with the biggest voice in country music.
A talented lyricist, Philip helped revive Neil Sedaka's career with the words to "Laughter In The Rain" and "Bad Blood."
The "How Country Feels" singer talks Skynyrd and songwriting.
A founding member of the band War, Harold gives a first-person account of one of the most important periods in music history.
Toto's keyboard player explains the true meaning of "Africa" and talks about working on the Thriller album.
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