"Radioactive" set an industry record for the slowest climb to the top five in the Hot 100 chart's history when it jumped from #6 to #4 in its 42nd week.
Ariana Grande's hit "Problem" started off as a track written by One Direction songwriter Savan Kotecha. He gave it the working title of "The Whisper Song," after a 2005 Ying Yang Twins hit.
The moans of pleasure in the Guns N' Roses song "Rocket Queen" are authentic.
Neil Diamond's "Cracklin' Rosie" is about a bottle of wine.
"Airplanes" by B.o.B was written by Lupe Fiasco, who recorded it but decided to pass.
Enrique Iglesias' single "Bailando" was the first ever Spanish-language song to reach one billion views on YouTube.
Before he was the champ, Ali released an album called I Am The Greatest!, but his musical influence is best heard in the songs he inspired.
The Creed lead singer reveals the "ego and self-fulfillment" he now sees in one of the band's biggest hits.
Deep Purple's guitarist since 1994, Steve talks about writing songs with the band and how he puts his own spin on "Smoke On The Water."
He's a singer and an actor, but as a songwriter Paul helped make Kermit a cultured frog, turned a bank commercial into a huge hit and made love both "exciting and new" and "soft as an easy chair."
An original member of Depeche Mode, Vince went on to form Erasure and Yaz.
In this quiz, spot the artist who put Romeo into a song lyric.
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