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Though known as a famous punk club, 'CBGB' stands for 'Country, Bluegrass and Blues'.
Known for achieving commercial success in the early '90s, Nirvana actually formed in 1979.
The 'REO' in REO Speedwagon stands for 'rice, eggs, and onion'.
The Beatles released all 13 of their studio albums in a span of just 2 years and 7 months.
Monty Python's Eric Idle was the original vocalist for Queen before Freddie Mercury joined the band.
Smash Mouth's 'All Star' was written as a confidence-builder for fans bullied for liking Smash Mouth.
Taylor Swift hit #1 on Canada's iTunes with an 8-second track of mistakenly released white noise.
Jimi Hendrix & actor Joe Pesci both played guitar in the same band, though not at the same time.
The etymology of the word 'mullet' to describe a hairstyle can be traced to a 1994 Beastie Boys song.
Adele wrote her song 'Hello' about her experiences working in a telemarketing call center.
The Spice Girls were briefly called The Gilmore Girls before the TV series sued to change their name.
'Weird Al' has never parodied Madonna because they're cousins, and she asked him not to do so.
Metallica played live in Antarctica in order to become the first band to perform on every continent.
Beck's hit 1993 song 'Loser' was written for him by Johnny Cash.
Drummer Dennis Wilson was the only member of the Beach Boys who actually surfed.
K-pop band BTS was estimated to bring in more than $3.6 billion to South Korea's yearly economy.
Eminem was sued for $10 million by his own mom for slandering her in his songs.
Ella Fitzgerald had such perfect pitch, her band members would tune their instruments to her voice.
'Hootie' of Hootie & the Blowfish earned his nickname as a volunteer at an owl sanctuary.
The 'Sir' in Sir Mix-a-Lot is a formal title, as he was granted a knighthood in Barbados.

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