"Human" by The Killers was the most streamed song on Spotify in 2008, the year that the music streaming service was launched.
The most famous song to prominently feature a French horn is "God Only Knows" by The Beach Boys.
Only one Oasis song reached the top 10 of Billboard's Hot 100. "Wonderwall" peaked at #8 in 1996.
"Open Arms" was a pioneering power ballad. Stadium Rock bands like Journey shied away from slow songs, but when they reluctantly agreed to record this song, it became their biggest hit.
"Stand By Me" hit #4 in the US when it was released in 1961, then went to #9 in 1986 when it was used in the movie of the same name.
"All Star" was written as a confidence builder for fans who were bullied for liking Smash Mouth.
If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.
Fagen talks about how the Steely Dan songwriting strategy has changed over the years, and explains why you don't hear many covers of their songs.
Whoa man! Do you know which band came up with these cosmic lyrics?
The longtime BS&T frontman tells the "Spinning Wheel" story, including the line he got from Joni Mitchell.
In the summer of 1990, you could get arrested for selling a 2 Live Crew album or performing their songs in Southern Florida. And that's exactly what happened.
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