Pitbull only raps for about a minute on "Timber." Kesha does most of the work.
The party tune "Mambo No 5 (A Little Bit Of)" was the theme song for the 2000 Democratic Convention (the party of Bill Clinton), until someone noticed the line, "A little bit of Monica in my life."
Gwen Stefani wrote "Just a Girl" as a message to her overprotective father.
"Nobody Does It Better" by Carly Simon was used in the film The Spy Who Loved Me. It was the first James Bond song not named after the movie.
At the end of "Love Bites" by Def Leppard, there are some vocals that are hard to understand. It was rumored that they were: "Jesus of Nazareth, Go to Hell." It is actually producer Mutt Lange saying "Yes it does, Bloody Hell," with a thick British accent.
Jack & Diane started off as an interracial couple; Mellencamp took race references out of the song at the request of his record company.
The Christian rapper talks about where his trip to Haiti and his history of addiction fit into his songs.
With the rise of Kindie rock, more musicians are embracing their inner child with tunes for tots - here, we look at pop stars who recorded kids' albums.
Revisit the awesome glory of Night Ranger and Damn Yankees: cheesily-acted videos, catchy guitar licks, long hair, and lyrics that are just plain relatable.
Newman makes it look easy these days, but in this 1974 interview, he reveals the paranoia and pressures that made him yearn for his old 9-5 job.
Many actors have attempted music, but only a few have managed a hit. Do you know which of these thespians charted?
Richie talks about the impact of "Amazed," and how his 4-year-old son inspired another Lonestar hit.