According to the song's writer, Diane Warren, Cher hated the song and she had to force it on her by holding her leg down during a session until she recorded it.
The Four Seasons' "Walk Like a Man" was the first Hot 100 #1 hit to feature a simile in its title.
"Sweet Child O' Mine" is about Erin Everly, who was Axl Rose's girlfriend at the time. She is the daughter of Don Everly of the Everly Brothers.
Prince Markie Dee of The Fat Boys co-wrote the Mary J. Blige hit "Real Love."
Staind's big moment came in 1999 when lead singer Aaron Lewis played "Outside" on Limp Bizkit's Family Values tour. The live, acoustic version earned lots of radio play.
Keith Richards did some studio alchemy on "Street Fighting Man," which is all acoustic except the bass.
The lead singer of Everclear, Art is also their primary songwriter.
The Reverend rants on psychobilly and the egghead academics he bashes in one of his more popular songs.
Here is the church, here is the steeple - see if you can identify these lyrics that reference church.
We ring the Hell's Bells to see what songs and rockers are sincere in their Satanism, and how much of it is an act.
Chris Stein of Blondie shares photos and stories from his book about the New York City punk scene.
Revisit the awesome glory of Night Ranger and Damn Yankees: cheesily-acted videos, catchy guitar licks, long hair, and lyrics that are just plain relatable.
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