23 Songs That Were Secretly Written By Huge Stars

23. Fifth Harmony’s “Sledgehammer,” Co-Written by Meghan Trainor This catchy song performed by girl group Fifth Harmony was actually co-written by Meghan Trainor. It was intended to appear on her 2014 solo debut album, Title, though it was eventually replaced by “All About That Bass,” Trainor disclosed in an interview with Official Charts Company. Since her label, Epic Records, decided against […]

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23 Songs That Were Secretly Written By Huge Stars

22. The Monkees’ “I’m a Believer,” Written by Neil Diamond The original version of this song was written by Neil Diamond and performed by The Monkees in 1966—decades before Smash Mouth ever sang it for Shrek. The original song managed to remain at the No. 1 spot on the Billboard charts for an impressive seven weeks before inevitably becoming the biggest-selling record […]

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Nintendo announces a $199 Switch Lite handheld video game system

Per: CNN Business Nintendo announced it will release a smaller version of its popular Switch gaming console. The new Nintendo Switch Lite will cost $199.99, which is $100 less than the regular Switch model. It will be released on September 20. “Adding Nintendo Switch Lite to the lineup gives gamers more color and price point options,” said Nintendo of […]

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23 Songs That Were Secretly Written By Huge Stars

21. The Bangles’ “Manic Monday,” Written by Prince Using the pseudonym “Christopher,” Prince originally crafted this pop tune for Apollonia 6, performing it as a duet with members of the group in 1984. He later decided to scrap it completely, but it inevitably found its way into the hands of The Bangles, according to Per Nilsen’s novel Dance Music Sex […]

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23 Songs That Were Secretly Written By Huge Stars

20. Rihanna’s “Disturbia,” Co-Written by Chris Brown Chris Brown and Rihanna’s relationship ended in 2009 in a domestic dispute that resulted in Brown pleading guilty to felony assault charges. But before things took a turn for the worse, Brown, along with the help of a few other songwriters, wrote on of Rihanna’s biggest hits: “Disturbia.” He intended for […]

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