Did You Know? Santa's Yodelling Song is a song about being surprised to hear Santa Yodel instead of his usual 'ho, ho, ho'. Janet Mcbride dedicated her life to music and yodelling she continued teaching it to people in her 70s.
Did You Know? This song was Happy Xmas War Is Over was originally released in 1971, and the war the title refers to was the Vietnam war. Along side the song John and his wife Oko put up billboards that said "WAR IS OVER! If You Want It – Happy Christmas from John & Yoko"
Did You Know? In My Room was written by Brian Wilson because he felt that his room was his whole world, he said: "I had a room, and I thought of it as my kingdom. And I wrote that song, very definitely, that you're not afraid when you're in your room. It's absolutely true."
Did You Know? One Of Us was written by Eric Bazilian from the band The Hooters. He said 'I wrote that song one night — the quickest song I ever wrote — to impress a girl. Which worked, because we're married and have two kids.'
Did You Know? Empty Chairs just like the song Vincent was also inspired by paintings of Van Gogh. Seeing Don Mclean perform Empty Chairs was also the inspiration for writing the song Killing Me Softly With His Song.
Did You Know? Bruce Springsteen wrote The River as a tribute to his sister and her husband. In an interview his sister Ginny stated that it was a precise description of the couples' early life together.