"Tainted Love" started as a 1964 soul song by Gloria Jones, became a huge hit when Soft Cell covered it in 1981, and was the basis for Rihanna's 2006 #1 "S.O.S. (Rescue Me)."
The movie The Breakfast Club opens with a passage from David Bowie's "Changes" ("And these children that you spit on...")
U2's "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me" from Batman Forever was nominated for both a Golden Globe for Best Original Song and a Razzie for Worst Original Song.
The song "Knock On Wood" was confusing to UK listeners because the saying there is "Touch Wood."
The You Me at Six song "The Dilemma" got its title from the Vince Vaughn movie of the same name.
The song "Don't Worry Be Happy" doesn't use any instruments - it's all Bobby McFerrin using various parts of his body to make the sounds.
Lyrics don't always follow the rules of grammar. Can you spot the ones that don't?
One of rock's top photographers talks about artistry in photography, raising funds for a documentary, and enjoying a County Fair with Tom Waits.
Into the vaults for this talk with Bolton from the '80s when he was a focused on writing songs for other artists.
The Yardbirds drummer explains how they created their sound and talks about working with their famous guitarists.
The man who created Yacht Rock with "Sailing" wrote one of his biggest hits while on acid.
The country sweetheart opines about the demands of touring and talks about writing songs with her famous father.
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