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MTV’s Behind the Music

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MTV’s Behind the Music is back! The groundbreaking music documentary series returns with the best of the vault, updated and remastered for audio. Each episode profiles one of music’s most influential icons from 50 Cent to AC/DC, Courtney Love to Madonna, and more. Experience their unfiltered journeys to success and their personal stories of hardships and triumphs in this audio companion to the Paramount+ Behind the Music series.


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3.6 out of 5 stars from 163 ratings
  • Could be great.

    I have just finished listening to the Huey Lewis episode and although the content is great the “background” music is very distracting. I am thinking that whoever put this episode together should receive a stern talking to. When the music is louder than the interview the information is lost. I love these stories about musical artists, particularly those that I know very little about, but having music blaring over the voices defeats the purpose of the podcast.

    Apple Podcasts
    Cobbles Corner
    Canada8 months ago
  • NOT new

    This podcast is literally the audio from old VH1 behind the music episodes. The same exact interviews and narrator from the show are used, the only difference is they use stock background music. That may not bother you if you have never watched the original shows, but the worst part about these podcasts is that they are not updated at all. The Dr. Dre episode includes nothing about him selling beats by Dre to Apple, the straight outta Compton movie, or his divorce. As a matter of fact, clips of ... more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States8 months ago
  • Considering the amount of good music podcasts out there this one may be nothing to write home about but I guess it gets an extra star for the nostalgia value.

    Luciano K
    9 months ago
  • This podcast is awesome

    I love music so much and it’s interesting to hear in depth content about artists. I hope you keep uploading 💕

    Apple Podcasts
    United States9 months ago
  • Behind the Music Adam Lambert

    I’ve loved Adam since day one! This episode was fantastic! Fun to listen to it again! He’s gone from Idol to becoming the Superstar he deserves to be! Loved the add on info at the end of this episode !!

    Apple Podcasts
    Rema Vineyard
    United States9 months ago

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