Girl CrushLittle Big Town
“Girl Crush” by Little Big Town came from the hashtag #girlcrush, which its co-writer, Lori McKenna, spotted on Instagram.
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“Magic” was the first word to serve as both the title of a #1 hit (Olivia Newton-John”s 1980 tune “Magic”) and the name of an artist behind a chart-topping song (Magic!”s 2014 hit “Rude”).
Jet City WomanQueensrÿche
The “Jet City Woman” in the Queensrÿche song is Seattle.
At the end of AC/DC”s “Night Prowler,” you hear Bon Scott say, “Shazbot, Nanu Nunu.” Those were Robin Williams” sayings on his TV show Mork & Mindy. Scott was a big fan.
All Of MeJohn Legend
John Legend wrote “All Of Me” about his fiancée Chrissy Teigen. He sang it to her at their wedding ceremony in Como, Italy.
Just The Way You AreBruno Mars
Bruno Mars” “Just The Way You Are” was originally written with Cee-Lo Green in mind, but the Gnarls Barkley singer didn”t feel it was right for him.
Allen Toussaint – “Southern Nights”They”re Playing My Song
A song he wrote and recorded from “sheer spiritual inspiration,” Allen”s didn”t think “Southern Nights” had hit potential until Glen Campbell took it to #1 two years later.
Trans Soul Rebels: Songs About TransgenderismSong Writing
A history of songs dealing with transgender issues, featuring Pink Floyd, David Bowie, Morrissey and Green Day.
Weird Al YankovicFact or Fiction
Did Al play on a Beach Boys record? Did he have beef with George Lucas and Coolio? See if you can spot weird but true stories.
Song CitiesMusic Quiz
Nirvana, Billy Joel and Bruce Springsteen are among those who wrote songs with cities that show up in this quiz.
Pete AndersonSongwriter Interviews
Pete produced Dwight Yoakam, Michelle Shocked, Meat Puppets, and a very memorable track for Roy Orbison.
Have Mercy! It”s Wolfman JackSong Writing
The story of the legendary lupine DJ through the songs he inspired.