The song “Grease,” sung by Frankie Valli in the 1978 movie, was written by Barry Gibb of The Bee Gees.
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“Tenderness” by General Public was partly inspired by the outbreak of AIDS, which at the time was thought to be contagious.
We Are All Made Of StarsMoby
Moby says that “We Are All Made Of Stars” is scientifically accurate, since all matter originates from stardust.
Master Of PuppetsMetallica
When Metallica performed in China in 2013, they were not allowed to play “Master of Puppets.”
Whole Lotta LoveLed Zeppelin
“Whole Lotta Love” was Led Zeppelin”s only US Top 10 hit, charting at #4. Many of their songs, including “Stairway To Heaven,” were not released as singles, as it was considered bad form in England to make people pay for singles that were on albums.
Return To SenderElvis Presley
When the Elvis stamps came out in 1993, lots of folks used them to mail letters with bad addresses so they would be Returned To Sender.
How The Beatles Crafted Killer ChorusesSong Writing
The author of Help! 100 Songwriting, Recording And Career Tips Used By The Beatles, explains how the group crafted their choruses so effectively.
Chris Squire of YesSongwriter Interviews
One of the most dynamic bass player/songwriters of his time, Chris is the only member of Yes who has been with the band since they formed in 1968.
Bass Player Scott EdwardsSong Writing
Scott was Stevie Wonder”s bass player before becoming a top session player. Hits he played on include “I Will Survive,” “Being With You” and “Sara Smile.”
Danny KortchmarSongwriter Interviews
Danny played guitar on Sweet Baby James, Tapestry, and Running On Empty. He also co-wrote many hit songs, including “Dirty Laundry,” “Sunset Grill” and “Tender Is The Night.”
Joe JacksonSongwriter Interviews
Joe talks about the challenges of of making a Duke Ellington tribute album, and tells the stories behind some of his hits.
Colin HaySongwriter Interviews
Established as a redoubtable singer-songwriter, the Men At Work frontman explains how religion, sobriety and Jack Nicholson play into his songwriting.