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Song Secret: Lyrics From Shakespeare

This song secret is from 1976, inspired by Shakespare's Romeo & Juliet. Everyone knows it from a Saturday Night Live skit from 2000. Listen.
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Song Secret: Only 15 When She Recorded This Hit

This hit was a remake of a song that hit the charts 20 years earlier. The 15 year old artist didn't really like the song, but she topped the charts with it in 1987. Know what it is? I'll tell you right here on todays Song Secret.
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Song Secret: He Wanted To Be A Baseball Player

It was 1992 when this car salesman turned singer recut an old country song and made it skyrocket to the top of the charts and even cross over to Top 40. He even got into acting later on and raised a child who also did well on the stage. The whole story is here on this weeks Song Secret.
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Song Secret:Drummer Wrote A Song About His Younger Sister

The drummer of this band wrote a song about his younger sister coming of age. Her name was Christy, but the band members thought he sang something else. Well the misunderstood name won out. Here is todays song secret.
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Song Secret: He Wouldn't Eat Or Sleep Till It Was Complete

It was released in 1983 but saw some life in 1999 too. Phil Collins liked the song so much, he used some of its characteristics in his song Sussidio some 3 years later. Listen the the story on todays Song Secret.
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Song Secret: Song Named For The Keyboard Players Girlfriend

The lead singer and writer of this song wrote it about his High School Girlfriend. But they changed the name to the keyboard players actress girlfriends first name. Huge hit! Do you know what it is? Listen to this Song Secret
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Song Secret:1996 Song Written For Peter Pan

Todays song secret is about a song that was written for a play about Peter Pan, sung from the perspective of Wendy when Peter Pan returns to her 20 years later. It quickly went to number 2 on the Billboard Charts. Here's the story.
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Song Secret:The Ya Ya's In The Chorus Were Just Space Savers

When she wrote the song, she couldn't think of a line of lyrics in the chorus, so she just put in a bunch of ya ya ya's as a place holder. People seemend to like it, so she left it in. Here is the story on todays song secret.
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Song Secret: He Wrote It For The Ramones But Kept It For Himself

The writer of this song had the Ramones in mind to sing it. But the writers manager said, Not so fast. Sure you don't want to keep it for yourself? Here is the story on todays song secret.
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Song Secret: His Song About A Frustrated Teenager Was Used In A Movie

This artist recorded a song about a frustrated teenager lamenting a girl out of his station and reach. His friend wanted the song for a movie soundtrack, but his old boss said he would be crazy to give it away like that. We'll he did, but the film did get alot of attention when the movie took off...
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