How 10cc Got Their Name
  • 14 February 2000
It's an amusing story, but the art rock band 10cc was not named for the...
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Eric Clapton’s Prince
  • 22 April 2016
An old chestnut of musical praise, once attributed to Jimi Hendrix, was repurposed to involve...
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Bruce Springsteen Cancels North Carolina Concert Over ‘Bathroom Law’
  • 8 April 2016
Rock icon Bruce Springsteen has apologized to fans in the Tar Heel State after cancelling...
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In the Air Tonight
  • 12 September 2000
False rumor holds that Phil Collins wrote the song 'In the Air Tonight' after witnessing...
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Atheist Anger Over New Carrie Underwood Song Rumor: Atheists are trying to ban the Carrie Underwood song 'Something in the Water.'
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Kid Rock & Hank Williams, Jr. Is Kid Rock the son of Hank Williams, Jr.?
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Ordered Away Famous musician orders all audience members of a particular religious or national group to leave...
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Was Jimi Hendrix Kicked Off a Monkees Tour?
  • 28 January 2000
Was Jimi Hendrix kicked off a Monkees tour because the Daughters of the American Revolution...
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Did Grace Slick Name Her Child ‘God’? Did Jefferson Airplane singer Grace Slick name her daughter 'god'?
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Bobby McFerrin Suicide Rumor Did Bobby McFerrin, singer of 'Don't Worry, Be Happy,' kill himself?
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Was Blondie’s Deborah Harry Nearly Abducted by Ted Bundy?
  • 3 February 2000
Details of the Blondie singer's claim of a close encounter with infamous serial killer Ted...
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Did Bono Say Every Time He Clapped a Child in Africa Died?
  • 12 November 2006
This tall tale has its roots in a commercial and was later reworked into a...
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