Lists, Music

16 Fascinating Facts About 'Purple Rain'

Roger Cormier

No purifying yourself in the waters of Lake Minnetonka required.

15 Songs That Came From Dreams

Roger Cormier

Some rock stars are literally working around the clock.

9 Star Wars Guitars

Miss Cellania

20 Songs You Might Not Know Were Covers

Rudie Obias

Sometimes we don't realize that our favorite songs have been around longer than we thought.

7 More Really Weird Musical Instruments

Miss Cellania

11 '80s TV Stars Who Recorded Obscure Albums

Therese Oneill

When these stars weren't acting, they were singing.

11 Museums Devoted to Musicians

Amy Plitt

Take a look at 11 of our favorite museums devoted to rock groups, classical composers, and more.

6 Rock 'n Roll Urban Legends—Debunked!

Kara Kovalchik

11 Original Songs That Were Cut From Their Movies

Jason Plautz

Maybe they didn't fit the tone of the film they were supposed to appear in. Maybe the director just couldn't find a place for them.

11 Obscure References in Classic Songs—Explained!

Kara Kovalchik

We've all heard these classic pop and rock hits a thousand times. But even if you know all the words, do you know what they were about?