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26Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks's 1993 song “We Shall Be Free” was boycotted by some country radio stations because it included the line “When we’re free to love anyone we choose.” - Source


27. When his childhood friend, Amy Wadge, couldn't afford to pay her mortgage, Ed Sheeran let her co-write "Thinking Out Loud," so she could get paid for it. The song has been streamed more than half a billion times on Spotify alone, and it eventually went three times platinum in the UK. - Source


28. James Cameron originally did not want Titanic to have a theme song. Composer James Horner got Celine Dion to record the song 'My Heart Will Go On' in secret. Dion disliked the song and only one take was done. This demo version was eventually used and Dion has never recorded the song again.- Source


29. Elvis Presley's favorite movie was "Monty Python and The Holy Grail". He would some times rent out a movie theater to do midnight screenings of this movie with his friends.- Source


30. Whitney Houston's cover of "I Will Always Love You" won every award it was nominated for. - Source


31Madonna

In 2003, Madonna leaked a fake version of her album to pirates where every song was a loop of her saying "What the fu*k do you think you're doing?" Then a hacker posted the real songs on her own site for everyone to download. - Source


32. Singer Chris Brown appeared in court in 2012 with his lawyer regarding his probation after assaulting Rihanna. Brown attempted to address the court but was interrupted by his lawyer, who said: "I don't dance; you don't talk." - Source


33. The hotel where Whitney Houston died is remodeling her room due to constant requests from people all over the world to stay there and recreate her last night including laying naked in the bathtub she was found in. - Source


34. Elvis Presley was so famous the Secret Service let him bring a Colt .45 into the White House to give to President Nixon. - Source


35. The coroner's report revealed Whitney Houston wore full dentures, probably as a direct result of her drug use.


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36Elvis Presley and The Beatles

The only time Elvis Presley and The Beatles met, they were so starstruck that Elvis threatened to go to bed unless one of the band members spoke to him. - Source


37. Elvis Presley was known for being so generous that he had problems not buying strangers and friends expensive gifts. Elvis's maid and cook Mary Jenkins was gifted six cars including three Cadillacs from him before his death. Elvis also gave his dentist and jeweler cars. - Source


38. Garth Brooks is one of the last holds out big-name musicians refusing to put his music on iTunes because he disagrees with Apple's approach to selling music. He will only make his back catalog of hits and his new music available for download on his own website. - Source


39. American singer Elvis Presley hated English singer John Lennon and wanted to beat him up for his anti-war stance.- Source


40. Ed Sheeran wrote "Love Yourself" but decided it wouldn't fit his album, so he gave it to Justin Bieber.


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41Rocket Man

The lyrics to Elton John's 'Rocket Man' were meant to be taken literally and it is about a Mars-bound astronaut leaving his family to do his job. - Source


42. A young Elvis Presley was once told: "Stick to driving a truck because you'll never make it as a singer." - Source


43. Many were critical of Eminem for his homophobic, violent, and misogynistic lyrics. But as a show of support Elton John performed "Stan" with Eminem at the 2001 Grammys, saying that he recognized Eminem's songs to be written from the perspective of the deranged Slim Shady. - Source


44. Following the death of Elvis, his record label made millions with Orion, a masked performer who sounded exactly like The King, leading many to believe he never really died. - Source


45. Whitney Houston Lip Synced her 1991 Superbowl rendition of the U.S. National Anthem. The performance is frequently considered one of the best anthems in history but her microphone was turned off and a pre-recorded version was played. - Source


46Ed Sheeran

Before Ed Sheeran became internationally famous, he put on a free show for his small fan base. Over 1,000 fans turned up to see the show, so Sheeran ended up playing four different shows to make sure everyone saw a gig, including a gig outside on the street after the venue had closed. - Source


47. Elvis Presley was obsessed with Karate and even used his skills to fight off 4 attackers who came at him during a show. - Source


48. Weird Al Yankovic has never accepted any outside ideas or titles for a song, with one exception, when Madonna herself asked when he was going to turn "Like a Virgin" into "Like a Surgeon". - Source


49. The Super Bowl has required national anthem vocals to be pre-recorded since 1993 when Garth Brooks declined to pre-record and then refused to sing live until a dispute over debuting a music video during the game could be settled, resulting in a delayed kickoff. - Source


50. After Kanye West interrupted Taylor Swift during her acceptance speech at the September 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, Comedy Central replayed the episode "Fishsticks" four times consecutively.- Source

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