Almost 318 million views of this video, just on YouTube. We talk about Toy Soldiers, Eminem’s track from his fifth album, Encore (2004). The song was one of the most appreciated by the critics, most probably for the theme dealt with, and particularly heard by the author himself. In the song Like a Toy Soldiers,… Read More

Dolores: Zombie

A few days ago the news of the death of Dolores O’ Riordan, a very much loved artist especially in her career with The Cranberries. A voice that could be recognized amongst thousands and that always managed to excite, helped also by deep lyrics (often written by Dolores himself) and a musical timbre that made… Read More

One day, Johnny Cash met June Carter; the rest is history. Even the dawns of this love story that has indelibly affected country music are dense with curious anecdotes. First of all, as the same June said, it was nothing less than the King of rock, Elvis Presley, who intrigued the singer and composer about… Read More

White Christmas

The best-selling song in history. With 50 million copies, it’s the most purchased single ever. The song was written by the Jewish singer-songwriter Irving Berlin in 1940, but its most famous version is undoubtedly the one recorded by Bing Crosby, which is still today the best-selling Christmas song in the world. It has never been… Read More


Pillowtalk is the debut single by British singer and songwriter Zayn Malik. A truly explosive and winning combination from the point of view of the public, much to debut, in the album Mind of Mine, in January 2016, in first place in the UK ranking. The song, moreover, also bears the signature and sees the… Read More

 Johnny Appleseed by Joe Strummer

Joe Strummer, is best known for being one of the founders of The Clash a group that has dominated the punk rock music scene for several years. Perhaps not everyone knows that the famous singer and excellent rhythmic guitarist and composer together with his colleague Mick Jones, is of Turkish origin. He was born in… Read More

Just like that. Mac Arthur Park: the song written in 1968 by Jimmy Webb has been defined the worst song ever written. It was first recorded by Richard Harris the same year. Although critics and some of my colleagues have tried to read high metaphors in the text, the truth is that there was nothing… Read More

Rocket man inspired by Bowie Credit: The Associated Press

Rocket Man was released in 1972, in Elton John‘s album Honkey Chateau. Written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin, it was an immediate success. So much that according to Rolling Stone magazine it’s the 245th the best song in the world. Despite being released in the 1970s, in 2016 it received the silver record from… Read More