The song "Without You" was written by Pete Ham and Tom Evans of the group Badfinger. It first appeared on their debut album "No Dice" in 1970.
"Without You" did not become a hit until it was covered by Harry Nilsson in 1971 on his album "Nilsson Schmilsson." The single spent four weeks at number one on the pop charts in the United States and five weeks on the United Kingdom charts. In 1994, the song became a hit again, this time for Maria Carey. "Without You" has been covered by more than 180 artists, and Paul McCartney once called it "the killer song of all time."Learn More
The book "Who Are We?: The Challenges to America's National Identity" was written by Samuel P. Huntington. In the book, Huntington discusses the influence that other civilizations have had on the identity and the values of people in the United States.Full Answer >
The "Atlas of Human Anatomy" is a compilation of illustrations of the human anatomy from Frank H. Netter (1906 - 1991). Described by The New York Times as being possibly the best-known medical illustrator in the world, Netter's illustrations depict every aspect of 20th-century medicine.Full Answer >
The song "Personal Jesus" was written by Depeche Mode lead vocalist Martin Gore in 1989. The song appeared on the 1990 album "Violator," and it was a mainstay on the Billboard Hot 100.Full Answer >
According to About.com, the song "Jolly Old Saint Nicholas" was initially published anonymously. Historians often attribute authorship of the song to Benjamin Hanby. Some people also credit singer Wilf Carter, also known as Montana Slim, with writing the song, because he was the first to record it.Full Answer >