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Can you name the song titles by the quotes about them?

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 ''I swore I'd never do a commercial, but I'm not ashamed of it.'' - Bob Seger
 ''I’ve never understood that song. That kid playing pinball. I just always think, 'Did he even know he was playing pinball?' He’s got no senses. He has no idea what he’s doing.'' - Karl Pilkington (to Ricky Gervais)
 “I just always really liked it. Maybe because of the French lyrics.'' - Yo Yo Ma (on his favorite Beatles song)
 ''It's ironic that I capitalized on the death of these American students.'' - Neil Young
 ''(Title) we wrote for several different reasons, primarily because it is leap year and secondly, because I was watching the news and there was a fellow standing on top of the Arco Towers in Los Angeles and he was about to check out early...'' - David Lee Roth
 “Those guys didn’t think I would do it. I told you I was going to do it.'' - Barack Obama (after briefly singing at the Apollo)
 ''I'm out of whack here, this is serious lawyer s**t. If The Verve can write a better song, they can keep the money.'' - Keith Richards
 ''Doc Pomus was getting married. He had polio, he's in his wheelchair, and his friends were dancing with his wife-to-be. He started writing on a place card: 'You can dance, you can carry on.'. You will never hear this song the same way after knowing that.'' - Lou Reed (on the 1960 hit's origins)
 ''I listened to funk and hip hop because rock wasn't really my era. But having a brother like that, well, I just mixed the two, and he had a copy of 'Under Pressure'.'' - Rob Van Winkle
 ''Marianne was my cousin who was older than I was by a bit, and I had a crush on her when I was 13.'' - Tom Scholz (ending speculation about who was 'walking away')
 ''I believe what has won today is opportunistic greed.... (Title) continues to be played literally millions of times all over the world, and it is no surprise that in over twenty years, no one noticed the reference to Kookaburra.'' - Colin Hay (after losing a 2010 Australian copyright ruling)
 ''Del Shannon was around a little bit during that time. That's why I threw in that line... I got a big smile from him on that.'' - Tom Petty
 ''You’d be amazed at the amount of people who come to the show that just love the song. “That’s my favorite song, who’s Tiffany?''' - Todd Pipes (on his band's 1995 hit)
 ''I did it as a favor. I was a complete fool according to the rest of the band, our manager, and everyone else. I was not used.'' - Eddie Van Halen (on not receiving royalties for his solo on the best selling album of all time)
 ''I used to be embarrassed to sing (title) but people love it. So it's in the show'' - Rod Stewart
 ''...I had a hard time figuring out how to write it and then in the late '60s they started using the word 'ghetto' to describe those areas of the cities. I heard that The Colonel didn’t want Elvis to record it because it was controversial.'' - Mac Davis
 ''I felt like it a lot of times. But I never did it. If you believe that I'm a (title), you believe David Bowie is an astronaut.'' - Ice T (responding to widespread criticism over the lyrics)

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