behind the song

The Story Behind Walk the Moon's 'Shut Up and Dance': WatchThese four guys from Ohio will tell you, it took a lot of writing to get to this particular gem. And even more inspiration of the best variety: real life.
GRAMMYs Behind the Song: Iggy Azalea Feat. Charli XCX - 'Fancy'When your first single from your debut album shoots up the charts, puts the competition in a stranglehold and doesn't let go for seven weeks in a row, you've got reason to brag. And boy, does "Fancy" do just that.
GRAMMYs Behind the Song: Jack White 'Lazaretto'To the surprise of many, Jack White's GRAMMY-nominated solo jam "Lazaretto" is based on a hip-hop classic.
GRAMMYs Behind The Song: Pharrell Williams - 'Happy'Watch Pharrell Williams talk about the creation of 'Happy,' and how the world's response has affirmed his faith in humanity.
GRAMMYs Behind the Song: Taylor Swift 'Shake It Off'When Taylor Swift sat down to write her now three-time GRAMMY nominated hit "Shake It Off," she wanted to create a song that brought the wallflowers to the dance floor.
GRAMMYs Behind the Song: Sia - 'Chandelier''Chandelier' is a classic case of a happy accident, a spontaneous flash of inspiration that turned into one of the biggest and most pervasive hits of 2014.
GRAMMYs Behind the Song: Paramore - 'Ain't It Fun'Paramore's song "Ain't It Fun" didn't just help Hayley Williams grow up, it also earned her and her bandmates a GRAMMY nomination.
GRAMMYs Behind the Song: Meghan Trainor - 'All About That Bass'Meghan Trainor is bringing booty back.
Behind The Song: Vampire Weekend's 'Diane Young'Frontman Ezra Koenig on about how their hit single from the GRAMMY-nominated 'Modern Vampires of the City' went through a rough ugly duckling stage until they figured out that vocal effect—you know the one.
Behind The Song: Lorde's 'Royals'"I think one of the first lines I wrote from that song," Lorde told, "which was, 'We're driving Cadillacs in our dreams,' was in a diary that I had when I was like 11 or 12, so young."
Behind the Song: Robin Thicke's 'Blurred Lines'One thing is clear: Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" was the most talked about song of the summer and now it's up for 4 GRAMMYs including Record of the Year. Thicks says it's all due to Pharrell and a rather racy video.
Behind The Song: Muse's "Madness"