Boston leader Tom Scholz went back to his job at Polaroid after releasing the group's debut album. When his co-workers kept coming by to tell him "More Than A Feeling" was playing on the radio, he knew it was time to quit his day job.
"Babylon," in David Gray's song, refers to London, which was once known as the "modern-day Babylon."
"Constant Craving" by k.d. lang deals with principles of Buddhism, including the cycles of birth and death.
"At This Moment" was first released by Billy Vera & the Beaters in 1981, and hit #79. After it was used in two episodes of Family Ties in 1985-1986, it went to #1.
"Ho Hey" by The Lumineers spent 62 weeks on the Hot 100, tying with Lifehouse's 2005 single "You And Me" for the longest stay on the chart for a song by a rock band.
The song "Don't Worry Be Happy" doesn't use any instruments - it's all Bobby McFerrin using various parts of his body to make the sounds.
Songs that seem to glorify violence against women are often misinterpreted - but not always.
Surprise exits, a catfight and some very memorable performances make our list of the most memorable Idol moments.
A top session musician, Carol played on hundreds of hits by The Beach Boys, The Monkees, Frank Sinatra and many others.
Do you know who recorded the original versions of these ten hit songs?
The (Meat)puppetmaster takes us through songs like "Lake Of Fire" and "Backwater," and talks about performing with Kurt Cobain on MTV Unplugged.
His song "Into The Night" is one of the most-played of all time. For Benny, it took him to hell and back.
A monthly update on our latest interviews, stories and added songs
©2021 Songfacts®, LLC