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Single Again: Survivor – ‘Eye of the Tiger’

Radio.com spoke to Jim Peterik of Survivor about “Eye of the Tiger,” the theme from “Rocky III” and the biggest hit single of 1982. “I had a message on my answering machine that went: ‘Jim, nice answering machine you got there, give me a call, it’s Sylvester Stallone.'”

15 hours ago

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Q&A: Jimmy Page on His Favorite Led Zeppelin Album, Beastie Boys, and a Good ‘D’yer Mak’er’ Joke

If you talk to Mr. Page about the Led Zeppelin reissues, don’t use the term “bonus tracks.”

10/21/2014

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Radio.com Minimation: Robert Plant Recalls How ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Was Written

On Minimation, we comb through the archives of legendary New York radio station WNEW-FM and animate interviews with legendary rock artists. In this installment, Robert Plant explains how he and Jimmy Page wrote Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven.”

10/20/2014

Billy Ray Cyrus

Interview: How Did Billy Ray Cyrus Wind Up Recording with Dionne Warwick?

Cyrus had written the heartfelt song “Hope Is Just Ahead” 15 years ago. But when legendary vocalist Dionne Warwick joined him for a recent recording of the song, as Cyrus explained, she took it to “a whole new place.”

03/05/2014

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Breakfast Club Interview: Actor Andy Garcia

Andy Garcia is known for playing iconic characters like Vincenzo Corleone in “The Godfather III” and Casino Owner Terry Benedict in “Ocean’s Eleven, Twelve, and Thirteen”.

01/31/2014

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How Hunter Hayes Scored a GRAMMY Debut for New Single ‘Invisible’

“The GRAMMYs actually heard the song and they stepped up right beside me, saying, ‘Hey, we hear you. We get it. We’re with you.”

01/27/2014

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Q&A: GRAMMYs Exec Producer Ken Ehrlich On Big Surprises & Beatles

GRAMMYs exec producer Ken Ehrlich on how Kendrick suggested a collabo with Imagine Dragons and what goes into getting Beatles together.

01/24/2014

Tim McGraw (Courtesy of Nigel Parry)

Behind the Song: Tim McGraw’s ‘Highway Don’t Care’

It’s a moody anthem that serves as the closing song on his 2013 album’ Two Lanes of Freedom.’ McGraw was drawn to it’s “timeless” quality.

01/23/2014

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Breakfast Club Interview: Gilligan Island Star Dawn

Some fifty hears later, Gilligan’s Island can still spark a heated argument amongst even the best of friends.

01/22/2014

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Behind the Song: Kacey Musgraves’ ‘Merry Go ‘Round’

“When we were about to pick the first single I really lobbied for ‘Merry Go ‘Round’ because I’m out there every night and I can tell you, hands down this is the one people are connecting with. I’m really glad that was my first thing to say to the world.”

01/21/2014

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