Did You Know? John Lennon was unable to release the song (and Rock 'n' Roll the album it was from) because producer Phil Spector disappeared with the master recordings. The record company later had to buy them back for $90,000.
The chord progress in Stand By Me was so common in the 50s and 60s music that it became know as the 'Stand By Me Changes'.
Did You Know? Not Fade Away features a variation on the famous Bo Diddley Beat for it's rhythm. Jerry Allison the drummer for the Crickets, first pounded out the beat on a cardboard box during the writing session.
Did You Know? Play With Fire only features two Rolling Stones on the recording (Mick and Keith) but was credited to 'Nanker Phelge' which was a collective pseudonym for Mick Jagger, Brian Jones, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Bill Wyman & Andrew Oldham.
Did You Know? Roger Miller was inspired to write King Of The Road when he was driving and he saw a sign on the side of a barn that said 'Trailers for sale or rent'. It became the first line of the song.