Dolly Parton wrote Jolene and I Will Always Love You in the same day. She said, “It was a good day’s writing.”
Gary Numan is 13 days older than Gary Oldman.
Adele and Jessie J went to the same performing arts high school and used to sing together during lunch.
Kurt Cobain wrote the Nirvana hit Heart-Shaped Box about his wife’s (Courtney Love) vagina.
Ben Elton and Olivia Newton-John are third cousins.
Mick Jagger was taught to dance (!) by Tina Turner when she toured with them in the 60s.
Childish Gambino claims he got his rap name from a Wu-Tang Clan name generator.
Music was sent down a telephone line for the first time in 1876, the same year the phone was invented.
One in five country music songs refer to alcohol, one in three to tears and one in seven to ‘mama’.
Taylor Swift’s mum was a fan of James Taylor so she name her daughter after him.