Stories, facts and trivia about singers and bands.

Desmond Child on "Dude looks like a lady"
Welcome to Artistfacts®
This is were you can learn about the artists you listen to. If you are new to Artistfacts, click here to learn more.
Look around, and you will discover interesting facts and great trivia on many singers and bands. You can learn what singer recovered from tuberculosis, what band was obsessed with Nirvana, and what group has members named after serial killers.
Browse by Artist Name
M83 - M83's ambitious double-album Hurry Up, We're Dreaming was inspired by The Smashing Pumpkins' double disc Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness. Lead singer Anthony Gonzalez says he, "waited weeks for the album to come out" and that when it did, he, "listened to it over and over, like it was a discovery." find out more..
Derek & the Dominos
Derek & the Dominos - Radle died of heroin-related kidney failure in 1980. Gordon developed severe mental problems and was institutionalized after murdering his mother in 1983. find out more..
Bon Jovi
Bon Jovi - The band has a unique business relationship. Jon Bon Jovi is the only member signed to the record label, and the other members are considered his employees. This has worked out very well, as Jon makes the business decisions. find out more..
Martin Smith of Delirous?Martin Smith of Delirous?
Smith talks about his days with the UK Christian group Delirious?, and discusses his solo effort, God's Great Dance Floor.
Denny RandellDenny Randell
With Sandy Linzer, Denny wrote hits for The Toys and The Four Seasons.
Aaron LewisAaron Lewis
The Staind lead singer goes country and explains how he "vomits up" songs.
Nona HendryxNona Hendryx
Nona talks about writing and performing with Labelle and the Talking Heads, and explains her Jimi Hendrix connection.