Johnny Cash's wife, June Carter, wrote "Ring Of Fire" about their relationship.
Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" started life in a writing session between Dr. Luke and Sacha Skarbek intended for Beyonce. However, as the song progressed, they realized that it wouldn't work for her.
"Cum On Feel The Noise" was originally recorded by the British glam band Slade in 1973. Quiet Riot had their first hit with the song when they recorded it in 1983.
Train wrote the 2011 song "Brand New Book" for the TV show The Biggest Loser - part of the song was used in the opening credits.
Mariah Carey's "We Belong Together" was the best-selling song of the 2000s in the US.
"In The Air Tonight" by Phil Collins was revived when it was used in the first episode of Miami Vice, three years after it was released.
Rick has a surprising dark side, a strong feminine side and, in a certain TV show, a naked backside. But he still hasn't found Jessie's Girl.
The longtime BS&T frontman tells the "Spinning Wheel" story, including the line he got from Joni Mitchell.
U2, Carly Simon, Joanna Newsom, Brian Wilson and Fiona Apple have all gone to Van Dyke Parks to make their songs exceptional.
Katy Perry mentions McDonald's, Beyoncé calls out Red Lobster, and Supertramp shouts out Taco Bell - we found the 10 restaurants most often mentioned in songs.
The Third Day frontman talks about some of the classic songs he wrote with the band, and what changed for his solo country album.
The men of Sparks on their album Hippopotamus, and how Morrissey handled it when they suggested he lighten up.
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