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Bethany from TexasAnd when you start to fall, you"ll hold onto your price?Please correct "price" and put PRIDE! Thank you! (got it - editor)Pamela from EssexStart building up your walls and "never" let her get insideI know this guy....Samm J from UsaAnd when you start to "fall", you"ll hold onto your "pride". Lyrical errors in 2nd and 4th paragraphs. Great song. Reminds me of a man I know.see more comments
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Everybody Have Fun TonightWang Chung

"Everybody Have Fun Tonight" is a rare hit with the band"s name used as a verb: "Everybody Wang Chung tonight." The band says it can mean whatever you"d like it to.

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Big LoveFleetwood Mac

"Big Love" is a showcase song for Lindsey Buckingham and the first single from Fleetwood Mac"s 1987 album Tango In The Night, but he left the group soon after the album was released and the band didn"t perform it live until he returned 10 years later.


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Cigarettes And Chocolate MilkRufus Wainwright

"Cigarettes And Chocolate Milk" describes a time in Rufus Wainwright"s life when he found himself hungover and pounding chocolate milk to feel better. It didn"t work, so he smoked a cigarette, which is when he realized his addictive personality could be a problem.


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Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)Jay-Z

Jay-Z"s "Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)" is based on the song "It"s A Hard Knock Life" from the Broadway play Annie.


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Stuck In The Middle With YouStealers Wheel

"Stuck In The Middle With You" by Stealers Wheel was the unlikely choice for a torture scene in Quentin Tarantino"s 1992 movie Reservoir Dogs.


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Tall Cool OneRobert Plant

After the Beastie Boys sampled a bunch of Led Zeppelin songs, Robert Plant did it himself on his 1988 solo hit "Tall Cool One," which sampled "Whole Lotta Love," "Black Dog" and "The Ocean."


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David GraySongwriter Interviews

David Gray explains the significance of the word "Babylon," and talks about how songs are a form of active imagination, with lyrics that reveal what"s inside us.


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David Paich of TotoSongwriter Interviews

Toto"s keyboard player explains the true meaning of "Africa" and talks about working on the Thriller album.


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La La Brooks of The CrystalsSong Writing

The lead singer on "Da Doo Ron Ron" and "Then He Kissed Me," La La explains how and why Phil Spector replaced The Crystals with Darlene Love on "He"s A Rebel."


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Gary LeVoxSongwriter Interviews

On "Life Is A Highway," his burgeoning solo career, and the Rascal Flatts song he most connects with.


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Experience Nirvana with Sub Pop Founder Bruce PavittSong Writing

The man who ran Nirvana"s first label gets beyond the sensationalism (drugs, Courtney) to discuss their musical and cultural triumphs in the years before Nevermind.

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"Private Eyes" - The Story Behind the SongSong Writing

How a goofy detective movie, a disenchanted director and an unlikely songwriter led to one of the biggest hits in pop history.