Weird Al Yankovic proposed a parody of "Black Or White" called "Snack All Night," but Michael Jackson asked him not to.
Freddie Mercury considered "We Are The Champions" his version of "My Way." "We have made it, and it certainly wasn't easy," he said.
Eminem sampled the song "Thank You" by the British singer Dido on his 2000 hit "Stan."
Sarah McLachlan wrote "Angel" about the Smashing Pumpkins touring keyboard player Jonathan Melvoin, who overdosed on heroin and died in 1996.
The only cover of "American Pie" to chart is by Madonna, whose 2000 version was a minor hit in America but went to #1 in the UK.
"How To Save A Life" by The Fray has religious overtones - it was a hit on both the Pop chart and the Christian Songs chart.
These overtly religious songs crossed over to the pop charts, despite resistance from fans, and in many cases, churches.
The powerhouse producer behind Janet Jackson's hits talks about his Boyz II Men ballads and regrouping The Time.
Foreigner's songwriter/guitarist tells the stories behind the songs "Juke Box Hero," "I Want To Know What Love Is," and many more.
Chad tells tales from his time as drummer for Nirvana, and talks about his group Before Cars.
Was a Beatles song a TV theme? And who came up with those Fresh Prince and Sopranos songs?
Yngwie Malmsteen and Steve Vai were two of Graham's co-writers for some '80s rock classics.
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